Canon vs. Nikon for Pet Photography

Canon and Nikon are the most popular brands of DSLR cameras in the world. Both are fantastic for capturing beautiful images and most people would be happy with either brand. I have used cameras from both brands extensively and have shot hundreds of dogs with each. Here is some advice on the Canon vs. Nikon […]

Why you should avoid selective coloring

Selectively colored photos have been far too popular for far too long. What once was a unique concept has become a vastly overused crutch for novice photographers. Its use has become widespread simply because it is incredibly easy to implement, and it is often one of the first “tricks” you can easily learn in Photoshop. […]

Problems with 50mm prime lenses

I’ve spent a great deal of time in the past month photographing my dogs with a Nikon 50mm f/1.4 lens, trying to determine why this focal length is regularly mentioned as a “must have”. I bought it when I first switched to Nikon, knowing I wanted a large aperture lens but not knowing which focal […]

How Do I Take Great Rescue Dog Photos?

Nothing gets a rescue dog adopted faster than having a great photo for its online listing. Unfortunately, many shelters either do not have the time or the ability to take a nice picture. Dogs are often adopted based on their appearance, and therefore a dog with a poor picture already has a lower chance of […]