Creative Dog Photography with Elke Vogelsang

Creative Dog Photography with Elke Vogelsang

Last September I went to an outdoor dog photography workshop with Elke Vogelsang.  Elke takes amazing pictures of dogs – particularly her 3 dogs Noodles, Scout and Ioli.  I enjoyed it very much so when I saw that Elke was coming back again this year to teach a course...
A day in the life of Wirral Animal Sanctuary’s Hedgehog Centre

A day in the life of Wirral Animal Sanctuary’s Hedgehog Centre

I took a trip down to Wirral Animal Sanctuary’s Hedgehog Centre last weekend with the idea of documenting a day in the life of the centre. It can be a very busy place – especially in the winter when they had more than 70 hedgehogs at the peak – but even with a mere 20...
Wirral Animal Sanctuary Hedgehog Rescue Centre

Wirral Animal Sanctuary Hedgehog Rescue Centre

The Wirral Animal Sanctuary Hedgehog Rescue Centre is moving into its second month of operations and it’s been a bit of a whirlwind first month for them. The Centre has enjoyed an overwhelming response to its call for new volunteers, publicity from several local media...
Chaos

Chaos

Unlike the last Wirral Animal Sanctuary photoshoot, there wasn’t actually an animal called Chaos on this occasion – although one of the dogs was called Luna (short for Lunatic apparently). But despite their being no chaos, the afternoon was the usual hilarity of...
Hog Induction

Hog Induction

My task yesterday was to document Wirral Animal Sanctuary Hedgehog’s Rescue first volunteer training day. The Sanctuary is just in the process of setting up a dedicated facility to care for sick and injured hedgehogs. Wow – so many people turned out to put...