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Dramatic Studio Lighting | Horse and dog photography

I have always been a natural light photographer, I've never liked formal studio photography for people and only ever used artificial lighting for 'fill flash' to lift the shadows when natural light was not enough to provide a professional result. My involvement as official photographer for the Lexus Melbourne Cup's Tour of  Boyup Brook in 2018 saw me updating my the studio equipment, softboxes and backdrops and I found myself really enjoying some high and low key (black or...

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Horse and Dog Photography Model Database Application

Is your horse or dog model material? While everyone can admire a beautiful animal, looks arn't everything and sometimes the superstars I need are the ones with character, confidence with new people and situations, a great work ethic and willingness to please their handlers, perhaps special skills, tricks or in the case of dogs - a high level of obedience in particular with solid stays or off lead recalls. I require a database of horse and dog photography models...

Session Information and Pricing

How it Works I know you lead a busy life and have limited spare time, so I offer expert guidance and a simple 4 step process that is quick, convenient and stress free so you end up with exactly what you want in a custom art collection that you will enjoy in your home forever....

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Memories Lie – Photographs Tell the Truth

The passing of time brings many things to our lives, some good, some bad.  Even those things you know are inevitable, still bring heartbreaking sadness. Long term readers of this blog may remember the many years we went through with very traumatic life threatening health issues my husband had, with Royal Flying Doctor trips to Perth, countless hospital admissions, including ICU and more times that he nearly didn't make it than I care to remember.  Four years ago he...

Outdoor Photography sessions in Rural and Regional Locations

On location, outdoor rural family and equine lifestyle photography sessions are for horse lovers and rural families of all ages.  Special sessions are also available for multi-generational farming families. Outdoor photography sessions on farms and rural properties is my passion.  Living in a rural area and having a small 43 acre farm ourselves, I understand how important the land is to you and your family.  I work exclusively on location, which means I travel to you at your farm,...

Vanity hurts less than regret – we need to exist in photographs

I knew I only had a few minutes before my family, including hubby, would have enough of being in front of my camera. I had just bought him home for a couple of days after his most recent Royal Flying Doctor Service emergency flight to Perth. After over a decade of living with a debilitating illness that was frequently life threatening, a rare type of tumour, an IPMN, had been discovered on his pancreas which is one of the most...

Session Information

Lifestyle Pet & Family Portrait Photography Session Fee: $250 Includes: Personal Design & Planning Consultation (In-Home or phone) On location photography session (45 mins to 1.5 hours) All pets and people in your family Professional editing and re-touching of images In-Home Viewing and Ordering appointment Expert advice and guidance Exclusive hand selected range of premium heirloom quality products to choose from 100% Satisfaction Guarantee Digital images and prints are priced separately. Printed images start at $200 with no minimum purchase...

FAQ

Can we buy the digital files? Of course! All prints and specialty art products purchased include the matching high resolution and web size digital file. Digital files can also be purchased in collections.   What areas do you travel to? I am located in Boyup Brook and regularly travel to clients throughout Western Australia including Perth, Bunbury, Boyanup, Donnybrook, Bridgetown, Manjimup, Pemberton, Collie, Darkan, Kojonup, Katanning, Williams, Boddington, Narrogin, Cuballing, Pingelly, Brookton, York and surrounding rural communities. What time of day...

Christmas Gift Ideas – Custom Photography for Pet Lovers

If you are struggling to come up with the ideal Christmas gift for the horse or dog lover in your life, look no further!  These beautifully presented, custom designed Gift Certificate for a Pet Portrait photography session are personalised with the recipients name and make a unique, meaningful gift for the hard to buy for animal lover in your life. To ensure your loved one receives a gift with no obligation to spend anything additional, Gift Certificates for Deluxe...

The Process

 Three simple steps to artwork you will love!    1 Let’s Plan Your complimentary Design Consultation is where we will plan the details for your session and co-ordinate all the elements to ensure your finished artwork will compliment your personal style and home decor beautifully.  I love to meet in person at your home or local coffee shop for this consult, but phone or skype also work if need be.   ...