By Barbara O'Brien

Adorable four-color candid doggie mug shots
Photographer and animal coach Barbara O’Brien has spent years photographing aspiring canines actors, from prancing pups to stately hounds and tenacious terriers. firstly, she discarded the photographs if her topic used to be barking, sniffing, or differently taking a look under perfect—until she learned that these outtakes most sensible printed the real character of the pup.
O’Brien is a talented and pro photographer, and this winsome assortment exhibits the care she took to bare each one dog’s crucial personality. The goofiness of the boisterous Border Collie, the decorum of the genteel nice Dane, and the interest of the regal Corgi—all of them are captured the following in beautiful four-color images.

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Thanks for getting a licensed variation of this e-book and for complying with copyright legislation via now not reproducing, scanning, or dispensing any a part of it in any shape with no permission. you're aiding writers and permitting Penguin to proceed to submit books for each reader. ISBN 978-0-698-17687-4 Version_1 For my expensive one, Kevin; my 4 Boyos; all of my ladies; and the entire wonderful those that permit me picture their canines. Contents name web page Copyright commitment Acknowledgments advent Sam Milo Lance Tiko Curry Harley Zlato Tinker Lily Coqui Pippi Sir Winston Myrtle DDare Daisy Jack George Jiff Jack Sam Sophie Pita Sunday Talon Gus Rodeo Dozer Lewy Jesi Sampson Tally Tazer Puck Rita wish Snookie Butters Buster Ramone blood brother Missy Majic Lucy Gus Mya Rocket George aspect Blue Magic Nola Everee leader Chopper Kaisa Mike Taz Copper Eli Maddie Sunday Calvin Magic Frankie Walter Bunny Stewie Chase Henry Hank Mr. Pims Nilla Bean Sam Kahn Lucy Sassy Mr. invoice Frankie Sebastian Mae Ling Rusty REO Tootsie Ronan Faea Lua Huyana Bella Pearl Murphy Corky Henry Buddha Uno Gideon Kylie Murphy Tahi Ruger Chase Echo Gibson Emma Elsa Theo ACKNOWLEDGMENTS tremendous because of my pal Chris Mosley, who hand added this little ebook to the nice humans at Penguin, and to my editor, Megan Newman, and her helper, Gigi Campo. additionally a truly huge thank-you to the glorious puppy proprietors who enable me photo their attractive canine. advent one other day on the studio, and it’s packed this present day with canine and their humans. a few canines are status, a few nervously speed and pant, many of the smaller ones laze approximately on laps. I undercover agent an enormous, mellow-looking Mastiff; a significant German Shepherd; clownlike Corgis; an athletic Whippet; or even a trio of Pomeranians leaping up and down like popcorn as their individual feeds them treats. The Jack Russell Terrier I’ve simply shot struts again out into the ready region just like the little king he thinks he's, tail up and eyes brilliant. Smiling, I name the subsequent identify. “Majic! ” An intelligent-looking Border Collie, Majic perks his ears up on the sound of his identify. I convey Majic and his individual into the studio and stroll him over to a wide sheet of white paper surrounded through strobe lighting. He turns out calm, yet I provide him a roast poultry deal with besides and he's instantly dedicated to me. At a note from his individual, Majic sits at the heart of the paper. I choose up my digital camera, say, “Hi, puppy! ” to get Majic’s consciousness, and start snapping. The strobe lighting flash, and Majic startles a section, yet his individual offers him somewhat scorching puppy and ruffles the fur at the back of his ears, and he settles backtrack. On her command, he even begins to run via all his tips: sit down! Lie down! Shake! i am getting a shot—or seven—of each. giggling, I set my digital camera down and scratch Majic’s again. “What a smart boy you're! you'll be a celebrity! ” I thank his individual for bringing him and escort them again out, Majic wagging his tail at his person’s pleasure.

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