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Do you remember the day you first brought your dog home? I’m sure it feels like it was just yesterday. Maybe it was… or maybe it’s been 6 months… or even 6 years. If you’ve only recently brought your dog home, then you’re probably excited about all of the things you’ll do together. Or maybe […]

Why You Should Book Your Dog’s Photo Shoot Sooner Rather Than Later


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You had a pet photography session, you’re looking at the finished images, and you’re in awe. They’re absolutely beautiful! It’s time to place an order, but you lack the inspiration. You know you want to display the images in your home but don’t know what to choose. If you need ideas for how to display […]

How To Decorate Your Home With Pet Photos

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“Where should we take our photos?” is a very common question I get while planning your dog’s session. With so many beautiful, postcard-worthy locations to choose from here in Hawaii, the possibilities are endless. Here are seven things to consider when selecting a location for your dog photography session. 1. Safety My number one rule […]

How to Choose the Perfect Location for Your Pet Photography Session


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Creating Christmas cards has become a popular holiday tradition because in this digital age, there’s just something about receiving a card in the mail that makes you feel connected to your family and friends no matter how busy life gets. As the holidays are quickly approaching, now is the perfect time to start thinking of […]

How to take a Christmas Card Photo with Dogs

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As a dog owner, you love to fill your phone with photos of your furbaby. Today’s technology makes it simple for you to photograph everything and anything they do. Although capturing these everyday moments that make your heart melt is sometimes easier said than done. Here are eight practical pet photography tips to help you […]

8 Pet Photography Tips for Great Dog Photos


Six things most dog moms forget to take (+ totally wish they had later)

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A 6-part series filled ideas and actionable tips for taking photos of your furbaby - fancy camera not required! 

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6 Photos Most Dog Moms Forget To Take


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a Honolulu based dog photographer for those obsessed with their furbaby. Here youʻll find all things dogs + Hawaii - photography tips, top dog-friendly spots, client sessions, and more!

I'm Keri.