Rush | Powder Explosion

If things aren’t exploding now and again, it means you’re not trying hard enough.
— Gwendolyn Clare
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© Jess Bell Photography

Want a shot like this of your dog? Join me June 15th in Ontario for an open coloured powder group session. Tell your friends! Contact me for more details.

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Studio photography is here!


Maybe not everyone is as enthusiastic about facing the week as Cohen here, but, well, I think she has the right idea. ;)

Studio photos are now being offered by Jess Bell Photography at a special introductory rate! I spent some time today playing with my small studio set up. I'm hooked!

Tips for people interested in becoming animal photographers

When I look back on my journey through pet photography over the past few years, there are a few milestones that I felt launched me to new levels, artistically speaking, that you might be interested in hearing about.

I'm very much a creature of habit; trying new things is often difficult for me. When confronted with new information, I'm frequently overwhelmed until I take the time to break it down into bite sized pieces. Maybe this list will help you break things down for yourself.


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Great success! Shoot and Share photo contest, 2019. Stories behind the entries

That’s a wrap! The 2019 Shoot and Share photo contest has drawn to a close. I’d call it very successful!

I submitted 10 photos to this contest, and all but two of them placed in the top 10% of all images submitted. My images were lucky enough to enjoy place in the top 100 three times, with one even placing 2nd! I thought you might be interested in hearing a little bit about how I created the images that placed highest.

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