Monthly Archives: May 2011

The Trifecta of Photography

Any horse racing enthusiasts knows that a trifecta is predicting the horses that finish first, second and third in that order. The reason this analogy works is it takes THREE camera elements working together to capture an image. Aperture or f/Stop … Continue reading

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Photography Pet Tip: Try A New Angle!

© rebecca collins © rebecca collins These shots were taken at our local dog park. I do not even know these adorable pups. When I shot these back in 09 I was focused for a few months just on doggy … Continue reading

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Flickr Friday / Dogs with Sunglasses

by Flickr Member corsner So what did the photographer do right? The black coat on this dog has enough light to give it tons of detail. The cropping is nice and keeps your attention. The shallow depth of field makes … Continue reading

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Photography Basics

In the next week or so I’ll be a tad more techie than usual talking about the fundamentals of photography. The word photography comes from the Greek words phos (“light”), and  graphis (“draw”, “write”). When you are making pictures you … Continue reading

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Oak Cliff’s Pop-Up Pooch Park May 14, 2011

Saturday at N. Polk St. and Turner Ave. from 11 am – 3 pm Fido Oak Cliff and Team Better Block will turn an unused patch of weeds into an off-leash dog run. They will be providing refreshments and treats … Continue reading

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Cat vs. Piñata

To celebrate Cinco de Mayo I found this fun and creative video I just had to share.

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Dog Photography Groups

So you like shooting your canine and you think you have the cutest dog on the planet right? Dog people can be obsessive about their pets and often they will whip out their cell phones at the office or at … Continue reading

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