Eight Tips for Getting Pets to Stand Still For A Portrait
Read this post about photographing pets by Scott Bourne
"I'm often asked: "How do I get my pets to stand still for a few moments so that I can take photos of them?" This can be challenging, especially if it is your pet, because many animals (especially dogs) want to express their love for their owners whenever they are together. The tips below are written with dogs in mind, but in many cases they can be applied to cats, ferrets, guinea pigs and even babies or small children. To encourage a dog to sit, stand still or lie down, there are a number of techniques that I use."
Here are a 8 tips: