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This trip was worth the wait…3 times rescheduled over a couple years (thanks to that one virus, that shall not be named). It was led by world renowned photographers; Nicole Begley (Nicole Begley Photography & Hair of the Dog Academy), Kaylee Greer, Sam Haddix (Dog Breath Photography), Charlotte Reeves (Charlotte Reeves Photography) & Craig Turner-Bullock […]

Group of people wearing green celebrating in the Scottish Highlands

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You’re getting ready for your dog’s photo session and you’ll need to think of what to bring with you! 🐶 Collar—Think of it like school pictures…you picked your best outfits and were ready to shine. So, if your dog has a big clunky collar, you might want to try to use something else. Collars won’t […]

colorful dog toys

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Fun stuff for pets and people Are you looking for a most fabulous gift for a pet or a pet ‘paw’rent (you included)? I’ve got you covered! I’ve compiled a list of some of my favorite goods & services—featuring local businesses. Adorable Bandanas From: Sew Doggy Boutique  Why: Well, for one thing, they are so stinkin’ cute! […]

dog shampoo bar

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One of my favorite things about the football season is watching Jimmy Fallon do NFL Tonight Show Superlatives.  I thought…Hey, this would work for pets.  So, I dug into my 2021 archives & pulled out some images that were the lucky winners. Enjoy! DERPIEST FACE—Cora Cora wins this hands-down…but not just by this image. There […]

dog sleeping with a text overlay

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“Do I have to be in the images, too?” You don’t HAVE to be, but I definitely recommend joining your pup for at least a few. We’ll think beyond traditional posed portraits to tell the story of your relationship in a fun and natural way. You’d be amazed at the power of camera angles and […]

winter scene with woman and goldendoodle in the snow

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“My dog won’t sit still and can’t be off leash.” “I can never get a good picture of my dog…” Guess what? Most of the dogs I photograph aren’t formally trained. Or even sort-of trained! It’s not unusual for a dog to be on leash for the entire session. Leashes keep your best pal safe […]

woman next to a golden doodle on a log

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Young or old, tough guy or softie, it really doesn’t matter, does it? A dog crawls up on your lap and into your heart and then before you can possibly be ready, she breaks your heart.  -Tom Conroy Ouch. More like ouch X10. It had been the day our family had dreaded ever since we […]

dog photography southeast Minnesota yellow lab

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