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...
Pet Photography: How to get the best from your Fur Baby

Pet Photography: How to get the best from your Fur Baby

So I get a lot of people who are interested in having their pets photograph taken but they are worried that their fur baby won’t sit still for pictures… So let me tell you about Stella.  Stella is our springer spaniel and sitting still is something she...
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...
Scottie

Scottie

I had a sad call on Wednesday from Mum and Dad to say that Scottie had died.  Oh dear.  Pets are so much a part of the family and they leave a big empty space when they’ve gone. I thought I would write a bit of a tribute to him in my most favoured format; a list. So...