Giovanni came to my studio for a session recently but he was a nervous wreck who just wanted to hide in his carrier and complain bitterly about the whole situation. He let me take a few photos but mostly he showed me all the places in my studio where a cat could hide!

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We decided to reconvene another day at his home where we hoped he’d be more relaxed. Was he ever?

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He totally worked the camera. It was like he was a different cat.

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Once I was confident that he was comfortable with the camera I set up a mobile studio. He wasn’t remotely fazed by the strobes and even let us put clothes on him without scratching our eyes out, amazing!

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He loves playing in bags so I made it my mission to capture that side of his personality. These might be my all time favourite cat photos that I’ve ever taken.

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You want photos together without your face showing? I’ve got this!

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Giovanni turned out to be such a good model I went on to hire him for a commercial job I shot for Aristopet shortly afterwards. He’s a star in the making I tells ya!


People are always surprised when I post a cat session because they think I only do dogs. So here I am to dispel that myth once again – yes, I do cats too and I’d love to capture your cat’s colourful life. Click the button below to get in touch for more info.

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