Dog Photo Shoot

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Your Dog Photo Shoot

Your session is as unique as your pet

Your dog photo shoot is tailored to you and the connection you have with your beloved four legged friend. We choose a meaningful location and have a minimum of two hours to capture your pet enjoying the great outdoors.

The shoot itself is a relaxing and stress free experience. Most of my customers describe it as a fun walk in the woods with a friend and her camera. It is always a good idea to bring plenty of treats, be it high value food like cheese for dogs or Polo’s for horses. If your pet isn’t food motivated then a favourite toy will work just as well.

As we are working outside we need to me mindful of the weather conditions. I keep an eye on the forecast up until the day of your shoot. If the weather isn’t suitable we will simply rearrange for another day.

Sensible clothing and footwear are advisable to avoid slips or injury and a collar/head collar and lead are essential to keep your pets under control as and when necessary.

The shoot is and should be a fun experience for everyone. If you are in anyway apprehensive about any aspects of your shoot please do give me a call.

Dog Photo Shoot

Mounted Fine Art Print Included

The reason we are here

Included within the cost of your shoot is a professionally mounted fine art print from one of the UK's most prestigious print houses. These Fine Art Prints are mounted with card 3mm in thickness and available in 12 colourful mount options, my personal recommendation is black. My work looks best on Fujifilm Photo Rag paper which is a cotton-based paper with a smooth matt coating. With its smooth texture paired with its thickness, this print finish brings out the detail and colour in my unique photography style.

Artwork Packages

Beautiful and totally unique artwork for your home

The photo shoot fee includes travel to the location of your choice and a minimum two hour photo shoot with your pet (s). After the photo shoot several hours will be dedicated to going through the hundreds of images taken during our shoot, only the very best will be selected for a full edit. Five images will be artistically edited to complement the model and their surroundings. Each edit takes nearly two hours to complete so your completed image gallery will be ready to view in 5 working days. Additional edits can be purchased if requested.
You will also receive one mounted Photo Rag 300gm Fine Art print which you can pick once you’ve seen your gallery. You are under no obligation to purchase any other products but if you would like too please take a look at our product guide. Our product packages offer a significant reduction from the retail price list. *Travel over 25 miles is charged at 40p per mile

  • Standard Package
  • £ 199 Start here
    • Travel to a destination of your choice
    • 2 hour minimum photo shoot
    • Up to 5 photo’s to choose from *additional edits can be purchased
    • One mounted 16 x 12 inch fine art print
    • Option to purchase additional products
  • Artwork Lover
  • £ 650 Handmade in the UK
    • Travel to a destination of your choice
    • 2 hour Photoshoot
    • 5 professionally edited mages to choose from * more edits can be purchased at additional cost
    • 30 x 20″ Wall Art Statement Piece
    • Three 16×12″ Mounted Fine Art Prints
  • Deluxe Digital
  • £ 995 High Resolution Print Ready
    • Travel to a destination of your choice
    • 2 hour Photoshoot
    • 15 professionally edited mages to choose from * more edits can be purchased at additional cost
    • Ten Super High Resolution Digital Files
    • Personalised Folio Presentation Box & USB
    • Ten corresponding 14×11″ Mounted Prints


What do the humans have to say?

12 May 21

Polly and Mishka

What an amazing experience. My dog and I went for a lovely walk, both enjoying the woods and the company, whilst Mandy snapped away with her camera. I have been kept up to date with all the editing and received sneak previews of what’s to come. Thoroughly professional and enjoyable. I would highly recommend to anyone that wants a beautiful keepsake. Thank you Mandy

Polly Coates
14 Nov 21


We had such an amazing experience with Mandy. We were recommended her by a friend and certainly were not disappointed. We were truthfully a little nervous about the shoot as our husky was only 9 months old and we worried she would not be able to get any usable photographs. She was so friendly and approachable it just felt like a lovely walk on Dartmoor. Our dog was so comfortable and really enjoyed it. We were absolutely shocked at the results they are so beautiful. Her editing is outstanding and the whole experience was amazing. We 100% cannot recommend enough and have already told our dog friends all about it and showed them the amazing pictures! Thank you so much!

Martin McClaughlin
26 Nov 21


A lovely walk in a beautiful location and in good company. Mandy was professional and friendly from the time of booking and throughout the whole experience. Cruz loved the attention and Mandy captured some wonderful photos of him, the images she has edited speak for themselves. Memories of a very special occasion and images to last forever. Thank you so much.

Tracey Mingo
29 Aug 21


What a brilliant experience with this very talented lady! Mandy immediately put me at my ease as she is friendly, relaxed and totally non-demanding. I have to admit to being a little anxious that I might be wasting her time since Sooty is normally pretty camera shy, preferring to look away from any camera pointed at him. However, I needn’t have worried, since she is quick to catch the right pose in the right moment and the right light - and the results are stunning! If you want a ‘wow’ photograph of your dog, then I absolutely recommend The Darkroom! Thank you so much Mandy!

Sue Halse
17 Sept 21

Mickey & Tikka

I was lucky enough to go out on a shoot with my 2 dogs at Burrator. Mandy had such an amazing rapport with both my dogs, but there was also an instant connection with her and my collie - i would say that they had met before! She was such an easy person to talk to, it felt just like a walk with a friend. And then there are the images - Oh my days!! They are magical!! She has really captured their personalities and produced such stunning works of art. I cannot stop looking at the pictures and smiling!!

Georgina Davies
27 Sept 21

Lacey & Aspen

We have had the pleasure of working with Mandy at The Darkroom on a couple of occasions now and have been blown away by not only her professionalism, but the standard of her work. We are absolutely delighted with the photos that we have received and we are extremely excited to be working with her more in the future to create some fantastic images.

Alice Lily
Dog portrait testimonial
December 03, 2020

Red & Blue on the Farm

We had a blast with our recent photo shoot! Mandy is lovely and quickly made our dogs feel at ease. She wasn’t bothered having two over enthusiastic Rottweilers bounding at her when she arrived either, which was a plus! I was amazed how well the boys and Itchy posed for her! Mandy was so good with our pups and they loved being centre of attention (as always!) The photos are stunning and I would definitely recommend her photography. Thank you Mandy

Helen Kirby


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