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Pet Photography Project 52, Week 42: Colorful Composite

When I find myself struggling creatively with the week’s theme for the Pet Photography Project 52 blog circle, I almost always find myself coming back to composites. A composite is created essentially by combining several distinct images into one. For this particular assignment, that was done in Photoshop using an image of my Siberian retriever Hunter and Read More

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Goat Yoga Event at WearWoof – Pittsburgh Pet Photography

Over the weekend, I had the opportunity to photograph a special event held at WearWoof: baby goat yoga! If you haven’t heard of goat yoga, it’s exactly what it sounds like, a  group fitness class combining–you guessed it–goats and yoga! WearWoof, an upscale women’s fashion resale boutique in McCandless whose proceeds benefit animal welfare in throughout Read More

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Pet Photography Project 52, Week 41: High Contrast Dog Photography

Today is Friday the 13th, but if you’ve ever wondered how to incorporate high contrast techniques into dog photography, it’s your lucky day! High contrast is the theme for week 41 of the Pet Photography 52 Week project blog circle. According to the article, “How to Get Great Contrast in Photography,” by David Roos, “A Read More

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George the English Lab – South Park Pet Photography

“Blessed is the person who has earned the love of an old dog,” the quote by Sydney Jeanne Seward reminds. Blessed, indeed, as English Lab George’s mom, Christy, knows firsthand. “George was a supposed to be a foster dog to help out a friend. He came for Easter weekend and never left. Although I was very Read More

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Q&A: Why Are Digital Images So Expensive?

Almost everyone thinks they want digital images…many until the see the price. If you’ve ever worked with a professional photographer, I’m sure you’ve asked yourself the same: why are digital images so expensive?! The answer to that question is not as black and white as you may think. First, you have to define your idea Read More

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Pet Photography Project 52, Week 40: Orange You Glad It’s Fall

Orange you glad it’s fall? I am! C’mon, you know I can’t pass up an opportunity for a pun, especially when this week’s Pet Photography Project 52 theme was orange! Autumn in Pittsburgh has arrived significantly earlier than in past years. I’m keeping my fingers crossed that the beautiful fall foliage hangs around for just  Read More