Category Archives: Pets

The Dogs of Texture

I’ve been experimenting with the technique of overlaying a base image with multiple images of textures.  My first victims have been from my dog-park friends. So far there have been no complaints. Click to Enlarge  Obviously, I was going for “realism” in these images. Some folks … Continue reading

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Pet Ownership in Florida

  A little compositing fun.  The alligator shot was public domain.  I took the picture of my little Maltese in a ‘gator free’ dog park.  I used Topaz Labs masking software, Adobe Photoshop CC 2014.

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The Joy of Spring

I captured my friend’s cockapoo frolicking in the dog park and replaced the background with a field of wildflowers. Exif: Sony NEX-6 with an E55-200 lens @ 90mm, 1/2000th sec @ ⨏5.6, ISO 320.

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High Fashion at the Dog Park

This 6 pound  Maltese was showing off his new coat on a chilly winter afternoon. Tech Data: Sony NEX-6 in the auto-exposure “sports mode”, ISO 640, Sony 55-200 zoom @ 55mm, ⨏4.5, 1/2000 sec, 0 EV, white balance adjusted warmer, … Continue reading

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Bandit the Minnie-Pin

My dog park buddy, Joan, owns this beautiful Miniature Doberman Pinscher called “Bandit.” Click for enlargements

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A woman in love

I took our latest rescue project to the dog park.  This lady practically swooned over my little dog, only half kidding that she wanted to trade for her Schnauzer. Marilyn is 4 years old and weighs in at 4.4 pounds. … Continue reading

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Short Dogs, Photoshop, and Scotch Whiskey

My memory is not eidetic, but 50-year-old  images from print advertising never leave me.  When I spotted a pair of terriers in the dog park;  a black Scottie and a white Westie, I immediately recalled the image at left.  That … Continue reading

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