Pet Photography: Santa Paws 2014

Over the last two weekends I ran the Santa Paws Pet Portraits for My Pet Warehouse, where we were based in three stores with our pop-up photo studio in South Yarra, Richmond and Malvern. Customers could come in for a 15 minute session which included two different shots of their pet with Santa (or themselves included), and a variety of choices of prints, cards and mugs with their best friend on it (the cards were a big hit!), as well as a 10% donation to Melbourne Animal Rescue. It was so much fun meeting all the different pets and so many friendly …

Dog Lovers Show – Sydney 2014

Last weekend I flew to Sydney to photograph the Dog Lovers Show for My Pet Warehouse at the Royal Hall Of Industries. We were there for three days and there were so many gorgeous dogs to meet – either up for adoption, at the breeder stalls or on one of the stands. By the end of the show there were so many sleepy dogs, it was a big weekend but they were all so well behaved. My favourite events were DockDogs Australia (where dogs leap off a platform into a pool to retrieve a toy) and The Wonderdogs, they were so …

Pet Photography: Gov The Pony

Since coming to work for My Pet Warehouse last year as a graphic designer and photographer, I’ve had the opportunity to photograph many of the cute pets that are brought into the store nearly every day, and I’ve loved it so much that I’ve decided to expand into the world of pet photography. This was my first shoot with Gov – an eight-year-old 12.2hh gelding, a buckskin-registered Australian pony who has won a number of medals including Novice Show Hunter Pony and Champion Australian Pony at the Royal Melbourne Show. I shot these out on a farm in Yering, Victoria, …

Cat Cafe Melbourne – First Look

I was lucky enough to visit the new Cat Cafe in Melbourne before it opened to the public, and photograph some of their gorgeous cats for My Pet Warehouse. This cafe is the first of it’s kind in Australia, so it was very exciting to see what it was like! You can read more about our experience on the My Pet Warehouse blog.