To create a portrait of your pet, it requires good quality photos to work from. Choosing high-quality photographs for each painting is what makes an average painting a truly spectacular one. A minimum of 4 photographs is needed and all must have the folloiwng: 

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Good Lighting 

Lighting is imperative, not only because so many dog breeds are only one block colour which makes creating form and structure more difficult and so lighting is imperative to create a shape to the dog and provide strong features. 


It's really important for me to gage your pets true personality so that I can honestly represent them in the paiitng. This is helped hugely if you can send through photographs that capture the character, along with a short paragraph containing their traits and quirks.  

High definition/ sharpness 

I can only work with photographs of high quality and high resolution, no blurry photos will be accepted. The reason for this is I need to be able to capture your dog's looks and personality through the photograph and if there is a slight blurriness then I won't be able to work from them as I must be able to see all of the animal's features and definition to be able to create a quality piece of artwork. 

Close up, clear features 

Photographs that are taken from a long distance away, unfortunately, won't be accepted, as I need to see your dogs features up close to be able to portray important features such as eye colour, their facial expression,  ears, muzzle/ nose. 


It is helpful to send as many photographs that you think could work and we can decide together which would be most suitable. 

If you have any questions please contact me.

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