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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Tibetan Terrier Meeko and his mummy Jenny collecting their 1st prize in the local heat of our 2017 Pet Portrait Awards competition in aid of DogsTrust.
Could your best friend win the 2018 competition?
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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
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!
The 2018 PET PORTRAIT COMPETITION IS NOW OPEN!
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.
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.
Lots of dogs in the studio today – here’s just two of them…
Monty the Cockerpoo and Lucky the dog v
This beautiful dog came to Dundonald to pose for the camera in aid of #dogstrust and to enter our National Pet Portrait Awards. He could win his owner £1000! 2017
Competition closes 8th December.
Here’s Rainbow, the #bichonfrise – who brought her family to our Dundonald studio for their special Photoshoot. She’s our ‘DoggyStar’ of the day!
Here’s Meeko, the Tibetan Terrier, who came to our Dundonald Studio to support DogsTrust by entering our fabulous national Pet Portrait Awards! He’s a real star!
These two lovely, lively Cockers are Harvey and Ollie. They’re here at Dundonald to support DogsTrust by entering our fabulous Pet Portrait Awards.