In Category: Silhouette

When I received a call from Sadie about taking photos of her mom's most loved two dogs as a surprise birthday gift from her family, Sadie was full of questions and concerns.  The dogs are a handful.  They don't like other people or dogs.  They won't like you using any extra lighting.  They don't like men (uhoh- my husband Scott assists me with outdoor sessions). No one had been able to nice pictures of the dogs....and more!  While I can certainly not guarantee anything, I could provide enough reassurance that I can handle dogs like Koda and Greta (go slow and have fun!),  that I would be able to put Mom at ease (laugh a lot), that even the most jumpy dogs do surprisingly well with my lighting, and that I would  do my homework and scout the location ahead of time so that we could go as efficiently as

Weekly blog circle time where fellow pet photographers work on a new challenge.  I love silhouettes and usually shoot them in front of a setting sun.  This week I choose another (easier...) way and shot Julie and Jack individually in front of a big softbox and combined their cute profiles in a heart.   Not that they necessarily feel that way about each other, but I sure 'heart'  them!  sniff   Let's see how other pet photographers interpreted this fun theme starting with   Silhouette Dog Photographer, Australia .  Just click on the links at the bottom of each post to follow the blogs.   I'm a bit late coming to the party this week; so you won't end up back here - but have fun anyway!