Portrait of Atlantic puffin

The Atlantic Puffin can be very hard to capture good and sharp photos of. They fly quickly and as soon as they land with food for their little ones they disappear into their small caves. The cool thing about taking pictures of the puffins at Runde, Norway is that as soon as the sun sets the puffins starts be really photogenic and sits still....

Camera shy and cover girl

I was playing with a Canon 5d markii when I took these pictures in my back yard. Lily is a dachshund mix who is quite a bit camera shy. Sadie is a basenji mix that I can't seem to get a bad photo of.

My goal with the image of both of the girls in the same frame was to document the difference in their personalities.

Let me know...

Bambi & Friend

Okay - not Bambi, but thought it made for a good title :)

Taken in Richmond Park, London last December with a Canon 7D Mk2 and Sigma 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Sport.

Always amazed at how animals cooperate for mutual benefit... young deer gets de-bugged, Blackbird gets lunch!

Spunky the kitten

I was as my local shelter yesterday taking my usual pro bono portraits of the new animals. This little guy - Spunky - really stole my heart. He got his name as he was the runt of the litter and not expected to survive, but he was "spunky" and beat all the odds.

As I was standing next to the raised bed he was sleeping on trying to get a...

Submitting a photo for your critique

Hello, I'm Mare. I love photographing pets so I joined this group and I am submitting this photo for your critique. I created a series of photos taking pictures of my cat Lucy with different lighting. This one was with flash in manual mode (1/32power). The settings were 48mm focal length, f/10, shutter speed 1/125(to stop the motion of a moving...


From last weeks pro bono portrait shoot at my local animal shelter. Part Siamese, she looks like she could be the "queen of Egypt!"


New to the group and the fstoppers community. Wanted to share one of my favorite images. I hope everyone has an awesome day!

My litle cat

Here's a picture of my litle cat. One is edited, and one unedited an other are unedited. Please tell me what do you think, I'am new to photography.

Girl on a horse

Shot at a Civil War Reenactment. Canon SL1, with a Tamron SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Di VC USD Lens for Canon.
ISO 400, 150mm, f6.3, 1/500

Would love feedback.


This is my dog Penny, I took this out side my work on my lunch break. I used a Nikon D40 with a Nikkor 18-55 and a mounted flash.

New to the group

I've been photographing the animals at my local shelter for almost 10 years. I find it so rewarding. Here is a portrait I took last week during my most recent visit.

Michael Yearout, AIAP

Pet Potraits

I am new to professional photography. I'm learning about it as I continue to experiment and read up online. The attached pictures are my first experiments, I would appreciate any suggestion for improvement.