Dog photography tips to help you

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10 years of trade secrets, tips and tricks to help you start on the right track. 

 

10+

years of experience

3000+

dogs photographed

15,000+

photographers helped*

Good People, Great Times, Amazing Photographs

Welcome to the home of all things dog photography. This site exists to act as a hub for That Dog Spot channels. It exists to educate, develop and improve dog photographers around the globe with zero pressure and a lot of fun.

*and growing rapidly!

That Dog Spot started as a home for a journal of sporting antics with Jess’s border collies. However, with a shift in career path into a different field, Jess thought that it would be good to give back to the photography community to help others develop. 

Beginner to bloody awesome...

Whether you’ve never picked up a camera in your life so far, or you just don’t really know how to get from where you are to where you want to be, don’t worry, That Dog Spot can help. 

When it comes to dog photography, there’s very little that Jess hasn’t shot in her professional career and in the years since. Start either on the YouTube channel or on the blog here, you won’t go far wrong!

 

Beginner to bloody awesome...

Whether you’ve never picked up a camera in your life so far, or you just don’t really know how to get from where you are to where you want to be, don’t worry, That Dog Spot can help. 

When it comes to dog photography, there’s very little that Jess hasn’t shot in her professional career and in the years since. Start either on the YouTube channel or on the blog here, you won’t go far wrong!

 

How to calm down bright bokeh

How to calm down bright bokeh

This week I figured why not cover a simple trick in Photoshop that I use to calm down bright bokeh in the background of images. This is a super...

August Challenge: Bokeh

August Challenge: Bokeh

This month was so hard - there were over 125 entries to choose from! My final longlist was almost impossible to choose from (there is a screenshot...

IoM Silvers… x3!

IoM Silvers… x3!

Some of you will know that I often enter the Guild of Photographers Image of the Month (IoM) competition as I've posted a previous award for a photo...

That Dog Spot – The YouTube Channel

Dog Photography via Video

Ever seen a YouTube channel living inside a website? No, to be honest, we hadn’t either until this moment. Remember, this is just a preview. Navigate to the channel itself to view the full range of videos, all the playlists and more.

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View the images below to get a taster of what some dog photographers work looks like after they’ve followed elements of the “That Dog Spot” system.