My Top 5 Tips To Help You Get Better Photos Of Your Pets | Sydney Pet Photographer

::: Whoa! Hold your scroll there people :::

If you're a pet parent who goes into their camera roll and all you can see is a bunch of photos of your dog (or cat) then this is the post for you.

Annnd… if all you photos either involve them sleeping or being a complete blur as they move… then this post is for you.

Today I'm going to share with you, 5 tips to help you take better photos of your pets.

This is no means an exhaustive list but what it is.... are steps that you can implement yourself to dramatically improve your fur kid's photos.

Let's get to it:

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The Ultimate Guide to Hiring A Professional Pet Photographer | Sydney Pet Photographer

Looking to hire a pet photographer but don't know where to start? Trying to figure out if your pet can actually sit still long enough for a professional photo shoot?

You're in the right place.

I've packed this post with some amazingly useful information for someone in your position. If you've just started looking into hiring a pet photographer or you've only recently discovered that there are photographers specifically for pets then this is the resource for you.

I've compiled several of my most informative posts together to help you go from 'no idea pet photography existed' to 'excited about the fact that your pet can actually be photographed'.

My goal is to help you feel empowered when deciding on the photographer for you.

So let's dive right in...

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How To Prepare Your Dog For Their Pet Photography Session | Sydney Pet Photographer

The big day has finally arrived. You're excited, you're pumped, you're a bit nervous...

But you have everything planned. You've got the shoes, the dress, the veil...

Whoops... hang on. 

That's your wedding day. We're talking about your pet photography session today.

This is the day where you get to have fun with your pet for an afternoon. And I can pretty much guarantee that you'll be on the ground with them at some point during your session. So you probably shouldn't be wearing a white dress for that :)

But... you do need to do a few things beforehand to help prepare your dog for their photography session. 

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The Beginning of Pawtastic Photography: How It Started | Sydney Pet Photographer

When I was younger I used to spend hours drawing. I would see something: a landscape, an object, my pets and I would itch to pull out my sketchpad to try and draw it.

I loved being able to create a piece of art that I could then hang on my wall and look at afterward. It filled me with a sense of pride to be able to display my artwork in my bedroom. Granted my gallery consisted of ripped out pieces of sketching paper stuck to the wall with blue tac... but I loved it.

Read more about the beginning of Pawtastic Photography...

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From Inquiry to Delivery: What You Need To Know | Sydney Pet Photographer

Booking a professional pet photography session isn't a normal occurrence for most people. In fact, booking any type of professional photos is not what happens in an average day usually.

Because of this, I would like to demystify the process a little bit and take you behind the scenes of my pet photography client process. 

This will hopefully answer some of the questions you may have about booking a pet photographer, that perhaps my website hasn't answered for you yet.

I've broken it down into four sections for you...

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