In Photographing Dogs, Lara Blair - owner of one of the most successful dog portrait studios in America - shares the ins and outs of the business. This comprehensive guide takes readers through the process from start to finish, showing the skills needed to attract new clients, work with dogs in the studio or on location and sell images effectively - directly to clients or for stock photography. Most importantly, she discusses the strategies for gaining the cooperation of curious or sometimes frightened pets and capturing their true characteristics.
Lara Blair is a photographer, photography instructor, writer, and the owner of a successful fine art dog and equine portrait studio. Her images have been published in numerous magazines, including the American Dog, Bella Dog, Coast Style, Professional Photographer, and Wag magazine, and she was the photographer for the Pixie Project animal shelter featured on People magazine and The Today Show. She lives in Camas, Washington.