Photographer Vanessa von Zitzewitz Captures Animal Images While Saving Lives!

Von Zitzewitz combines a sharp sense of fashion with a love of the wild

Vanessa von Zitzewitz never considered becoming a photographer until she studied graphic design at the Parsons School of Design in New York City, where she took a photography course to gain credits. Her teacher was enthused by her work and pushed her to be more visually creative. At twenty-six years old, Vanessa got a call from Cartier America and was asked if she was … [Read more...]

I Do’s & Don’ts When Taking Wedding Photos With Your Pet!

A bride poses with her well-behaved pooch

Many pet parents know that their most difficult hurdle is not house training the new puppy, nor is it teaching the cat that sofas aren’t scratching posts: it’s getting their furry and feathered friends to pose for the camera. Living with a non-photogenic pet is just an unfortunate reality most of the time, but it can turn a pet-inclusive wedding into a shutterbug’s … [Read more...]

Spring Pet Cleaning! Designing A Spotless Home!

Dog and cat parents are known to disagree at times, but one thing America’s 78 million dog parents and 94 million cats can agree on is having a pet affects the way you design, clean and function in your home. From pet hair to scratches on floors, doors and windows, it is a lot of work maintaining a home that is practical for both pets and people. But hope is out there, and the … [Read more...]

Celebrity Petography Photographer Captures The Soul of His Pet Subjects

Jim Dratfield captures Jennifer Aniston and her dog

Jim Dratfield is the artistic mastermind behind the successful fine art animal photography studio, Petography. But, Dratfield really can’t take all the credit for his photography creation. His beloved and late dog Kuma was the initial inspiration and muse for Dratfield’s classic pet photography that has lead to hundreds of other animals immortalized through distinctive and … [Read more...]

The Wild and The Beautiful – Photography by the legendary Patrick Demarchelier

Portfolio by Patrick Demarchelier  If ever there was evidence of the remarkable power in the eye of the beholder, it can be seen in the work of Patrick Demarchelier. Long tan legs and winsome faces are the most common subjects for the globe-trotting photographer whose wonderful eye for the dramatic fashion photograph has made him more famous than many of the designers … [Read more...]