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The Process of a Pet Photography Session

Begin with the End in Mind While the best place to start is always at the beginning, I find that having a plan for the final product is just as important. This is why one of the first questions I'll ask you when planning your pet photography session is, "How would you...

A Pet Photographer’s Secret

I take a LOT of phone photos. I have 4,112 photos currently on my  phone's camera roll (4,110 of those are of my kids... and by kids I mean dogs). #dogmomproud How many of you take photos on your phone? 🙋🏻‍♀️ How many of you have ever had a phone go kaput and lost...

How to Choose the Best Pet Photographer in Atlanta for You & Your Pets

Picking A Pet Photographer Choosing the right photographer is not an easy or straightforward task no matter what you are capturing. I was lucky enough to be recently named among the Top Ten Atlanta Pet Photographers by PeerSpace, but I am certainly not the Atlanta...

Delivery Day

Like A Kid Christmas Morning   It's really hard to pick a favorite part of the process. I love every aspect from learning about the dog and your family in our consultation to the actual session to putting the final details on your images in post processing to...

How Loss Made Me A Pet Photographer

No One Wants to Talk About the Loss of a Pet Today my Google calendar reminded me that 10 years ago today Renee drove into downtown Atlanta to meet a family surrendering Sissy the Siberian Husky. Sissy's first family dad was in the military and when he was deployed...

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National Adopt A Pet Month

National Adopt A Pet Month

Helping Rescue Dogs Find Homes  When I think back on my photography journey, I never thought photographing dogs would be where I would end up. In high school and college I worked for a marketing company that produced direct mail editorial magazine for prom dress...

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2018 Portrait Masters Awards – Pet Category

2018 Portrait Masters Awards – Pet Category

2018 Portrait Masters Awards What is the Portrait Masters? The Portrait Masters allows qualified entrants to gain international recognition by earning merit points toward official certifications at the Associate, Master, and Grand Master photographer levels....

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Apple – Collier – Mowgli – Bunny

Apple – Collier – Mowgli – Bunny

Bunny, Mowgli, Collier, & Apple  It's so fun to photograph dogs I once rescued and named! All four of these babies were adopted by my friend Tara. Tara and I worked together at the Humane Society for several years. Miss Apple (far right) was rescued first nearly...

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Delivery Day

Delivery Day

Like A Kid Christmas Morning   It's really hard to pick a favorite part of the process. I love every aspect from learning about the dog and your family in our consultation to the actual session to putting the final details on your images in post processing to...

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Featured Pet Photographer

Featured Pet Photographer

Featured Pet Photographer  It's always exciting to have my work recognized by my peers. The Pet Photographer's Club selected me as the Featured Photographer of the Week for this week.  I have just found the work of @cmbryson thanks to the use of our...

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Happy Birthday Month Mozart!

Happy Birthday Month Mozart!

Mozart Turns 5!  Mozart is an ADORABLE pup who shares his birthday month with me! I didn't even know it was Mozart's birthday on the 3rd until I saw his mom's post on Instagram! I loved getting to meet the very fluffy Mozart at Sims Lake Park in Suwanee, Georgia. It...

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Rhett & His Red Bandana

Rhett & His Red Bandana

Regal Rhett Rhett was such a joy to photograph! As soon as he arrived with his mom and dad with his bright red bandana, smiling, face, and tennis ball, I knew we were going to create some great images. Rhett was pretty fearless when we asked him to jump up on things,...

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Pet Wants Madison Georgia

Pet Wants Madison Georgia

Working with Special Needs Pets   Many clients worry that we won't be able to get beautiful images of their pet because of a myriad of reasons. In Blew's case, his mom was worried that being deaf and a bit of a live wire would make getting images of him very...

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Miss Maple

Miss Maple

Maple - Pharaoh Hound When Hannah posted a photo of Maple on Facebook with her pretty red fur and giant ears, I knew I wanted to have her in front of my camera. I didn't know much about the breed, but I loved her unique look. I also knew I wanted to photograph her in...

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Scarlett at Sims Lake Park

Scarlett at Sims Lake Park

Third Time's the Charm   The weather was not being overly cooperative and we had to reschedule Scarlett's shoot 3 separate times before the skies finally cleared. While the rain threatened a bit about halfway into our session, we were able to get some gorgeous...

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Adorable Apollo

Adorable Apollo

With A Smile Like That   My latest model call resulted in some fantastic dogs! I can't wait to continue sharing a few of my favorite images with you all! I loved Apollo's gorgeous markings when his mom sent in his photos and when I met him, I just melted for his...

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Gracie, Bella, & ChaCha at Rabbit Hill Park

Gracie, Bella, & ChaCha at Rabbit Hill Park

Rabbit Hill Park Photographing the Araya family is like photographing my own family. Bella (the blue Boston) is my Lira's sister and ChaCha (the little one) was also born into the rescue and is the most recent addition. Gracie I have known since the Araya's started...

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