5 Tips on Dog Photography

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Editor's Note: Strangely enough, we all seem to own the best dog in the world -- how is that possible? Any dog owner with a camera has tried (sometimes, in vain) to capture the special canine magic in a photograph. Here are five clever tips to help you do just that. --Heather:

2) Wait until they are tired

When I first take my dogs out for a walk, they get so excited, they can't really control themselves. They usually take off at full speed down the trails. There is no way I can get a good shot when they are so hyperactive. I usually wait until our outing is nearing an end before I pull out my camera. They are tired, more relaxed and more likely to sit still....

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Image: Adrienne Audrey via Crafty Little Gnome.


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