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The Ultimate Guide to Back Button Focus for Pet Photographers

Welcome! You're probably here because you've heard about this mystical "BBF" - and wondered what it is and why people would want to use it. A fellow pet photographer and friend taught me this method several years ago and it seriously Changed....

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Shooting tutorial videos are coming!

news May 26, 2017
 

At the beginning of this year, I ran a pet photography learning survey and had a HUGE response. It was great to get an insight into exactly what people want to learn when it comes to improving their pet photography shooting and...

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7 Tips for Photographing Puppies

pet photography tips Mar 14, 2017

Downy soft fur, needle sharp teeth, little waggly tails and puppy breath… is there anything more adorable than a puppy? As tricky as it can be to obtain great images of dogs, capturing awesome shots of puppies is often even more...

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Complete the pet photography learning survey!

news Jan 17, 2017

A big hello and happy new year to all you lovely pet photography professionals and enthusiasts! I've started off 2017 with a million ideas and projects I want to pursue, but only limited time in which to do them. I feel it's...

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Re-edit ~ Why so blue, Harley?

editing Jul 01, 2016

I checked my phone again, still no text message. After waiting all day for an exact address to be texted through from my client's personal assistant (the session had been a surprise gift to the boss from her company) I'd set on...

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8 Tips for Capturing Creative Cat Photos

pet photography tips Mar 31, 2016

Photographing cats and kittens is a whole different game than working with dogs. In some ways, they are easier, but in others, they are so much more challenging! Discover my best tips for successfully capturing amazing shots of cats, working with...

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9 Ways to Rock Your Urban Dog Photography Sessions

pet photography tips Mar 13, 2016

Shooting in urban environments can be challenging. In this series, I take you through some super helpful tips for working in busy locations, finding good places to shoot, working with reduced and complex lighting and minimising clutter and...

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Before & After: Pushing the Boundaries

before & after Mar 12, 2016

I took this image at the end of a mentoring session, just for fun, knowing that I was going to use the shot to demonstrate some editing techniques to my student. We were in the middle of a suburban park in an open grassy field and the sky was...

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Leash Removal Using Patching Speed Edit

Uncategorized Sep 08, 2015
 

Please note this is a demo only (not a tutorial) and as such, there is no commentary or sound. The video plays in real time so it should be reasonably easy to see what's happening, but if you have any questions please leave them in the comments...

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Great Dane Head Swap Photoshop Editing Tutorial

free editing tutorials Jun 09, 2015
 

BEST VIEWED FULL SCREEN IN HD (click icon at bottom right of video)

Group shots of dogs can be pretty tricky to nail in-camera at the best of times. With three off-lead Great Danes in a super distracting beach environment, we were incredibly...

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