This dog was chewing on a treat when I took his reference photo. It makes him look as if he is smiling, even though I suspect he was wishing I’d go away and let him chew in peace.
There are many ways to plan a composition of a pet portrait when you’re trying to capture a mood. Here I was working from a normal colour photograph and wanted a fun but elegant portrait that draws attention to the warm eyes.
Commission a pet portrait
If you’d like a portrait of your lovely pet, details of the prices and process are on my commissions page – take a look and let me know if you have any questions.
Purchase Labradoodle Max
This image is available to buy on a range of products including mugs, wrapping paper, and dog-beds.