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Tips for Pet Portraits.

Tips for Pet Portraits.

Pet portraits can be GREAT FUN… but a few simple steps beforehand will help us to get the very best out of your pet’s studio visit.

1. Grooming. Whether you groom your dog yourself or have it done professionally it’s important to have it done a day or two before your studio visit rather than on the same day. Some dogs find grooming stressful and that will reflect in their images.


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NPA Studio Winners.

Studio Winners.

Our studio winners for 2017 have just been announced and here they are:

The Pet Portrait Awards

1st Meeko the Tibetan Terrier

2nd Sheepdog (I can’t figure out which of the family it was – there’s four of them!)

3rd Bentley the Lab-cross.

The Child Portrait Awards

1st Cianan

2nd Alby

3rd Olivia.

Last year our combined group of 74 studios UK-wide raised a grand total of £21690 for our three charities. A massive thank you to everyone who joined in. If you didn’t win this year – why not try again in 2018?


Our three finalists for the 2017 Pet Portrait Awards have been announced by the national judges, and here they are! On Feb 5th we’ll find out who is in 1st, 2nd and 3rd place, and each will win a studio prize of a fabulous Art Print! One of these three will go forward into the national competition with a chance of winning the BIG £1K prize!


Top prize is £1000, and runner up prizes. Entry is by way of a £10 donation to DogsTrust. We have limited free sessions for this competition, if you are interested please click https://wp.me/P6sr71-nM for full details.

2017 Competitions CLOSING

Closing Date for all entries into the 2017 National Portraits Awards is Friday 8th December 2017

All entries will available to view on the individual websites galleries (links below)
please check to see if your entry has been included, if you cannot see it, contact me asap.

All the entered images will be judged by an independent committee of qualified Professional Photographers, and the winners for each studio will be announced along with the National winners (each winning £1000) on Monday 5th February 2018. Here’s our local MINI-MODELS:


Each participating Photographer will be announcing their winners on their own business Facebook page, so please check for details on their winning entries along with the prizes from your local studio.




Thank you