Honoring Scout: Loudon VA Pet Photographer

I received news yesterday that a good friend’s dog had passed away. Scout was a wonderful doggy, and lived a wonderfully long life (Eighteen years!). I did a session last year with her and her brother Snicker, and wanted to share those photos again. Scout is already missed, but I am very thankful she got […]

Parvo Puppies – DC Pet Photographer

I went to pick up my two new foster puppies (Chicken and Nugget) yesterday, but all did not go according to plan. I arrived to two very sick puppies, one who was not even moving and could not hold its own head up. After a rush visit to the vet, their examinations confirmed parvo, a deadly […]

Sigma 35mm F1.4 DG HSM Review

The Sigma 35mm f/1.4 is the first lens in Sigma’s new “Art” line of lenses. It has been receiving universal praise from major review sites and photographers around the globe due to it’s incredible optical performance in a package that is often $600 or $700 less than its Nikon and Canon counterparts. I recently invested in […]

5 Reasons to Buy a 35mm lens

The 35mm focal length is invaluable to me as a pet photographer, and I did not even realize this was the case until recently. I use Adobe Lightroom 5 to edit the majority of my photos, and this software has a very useful feature that allows me to sort all photos by focal length. For […]