Remembering Keely – Sydney Dog Photography

Remembering Keely – Sydney Dog Photography

Owners of the Tails of Sydney book will recognise Keely and Gryff from their spread of photos at Victoria Park. Sadly, their second time in front of my camera was because Keely was terminally ill and her owner wanted to capture more memories before she passed. I'd...

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Charlie and Willow – Sydney Studio Dog Photos

Charlie and Willow – Sydney Studio Dog Photos

Charlie, who you've met before, and new little sister Willow took part in my HUH? fundraiser book project a while back. They drove all the way from the Manning Valley for their glamour shots. Since their Mum is one of my favourite people ever I included a change of...

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Adopt Me 12.20 – Rescue A Puppy Sydney

Adopt Me 12.20 – Rescue A Puppy Sydney

If you ask me to do adoption photos on the first day of my holidays you should definitely mention that six of the seven are tiny puppies! How could I say no?! Click on the first thumbnail to open the full image and then scroll though the gallery using your arrow keys...

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Recent Portrait Sessions 12.20 – Sydney Dog Photos

Recent Portrait Sessions 12.20 – Sydney Dog Photos

I've had some fun Portrait Sessions recently – I love being able to offer outdoors as well as studio pet photography (or both on the same day for the cost of one session – message me to ask me how that works). They're both such different styles and each have different...

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Dog Birthdays season – Sydney Dog Photography

Dog Birthdays season – Sydney Dog Photography

Birthday season used to mean four dog birthdays but this year there were only two. I'm pretty sure that last year I said no more productions but once again my pants were on fire. The first birthday boy was Peanut Butter. He turned two in October – or terrible two if...

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Recent Studio Sessions 12.20 – Sydney Dog Photos

Recent Studio Sessions 12.20 – Sydney Dog Photos

My black backdrop has had a workout recently! Owners of black dogs often dismiss it as they think their dog will blend into it – I beg to differ! ⁣ Click on the first thumbnail to open the full image and then scroll though the gallery using your arrow keys or the...

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Rocket (and Zoe) – Sydney Pet Photographer

Rocket (and Zoe) – Sydney Pet Photographer

If you've been a follower for a while you might remember Zoe who had a Studio Session last year. She got a little brother recently – Rocket – and naturally he needed some camera time too.I probably did half the session on the blue backdrop but he really turned on the...

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Strike, Zari, Kai and Peityn – Sydney Pet Photographer

Strike, Zari, Kai and Peityn – Sydney Pet Photographer

Long time followers will be very familiar with three of these dogs. Peityn, Kai and Zari have been in front of my camera so many times I've lost count. But puppy Strike was brand new when I met him in September.We started the session with just Strike, so I could focus...

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Gus the Aussie Bulldog – Sydney Dog Photos

Gus the Aussie Bulldog – Sydney Dog Photos

It's a verrrrrry long time since I introduced you to puppy Gus. It's also a verrrrrry long time since I took these photos!Gus took part in the Squishy Face Crew book project and his order was recently finalised so now I can share these images.Gotta love a spit bubble!...

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2021 fundraiser calendars, diary and Christmas cards

2021 fundraiser calendars, diary and Christmas cards

It's beginning to feel a lot like Christmas ... Well, it is for me anyway because my the HUH? book and all of these other fundraising publications have gone to print, woohoo! The following points apply to everything I'm about to show you: – 100% of the money raised...

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about ruth

Based in Sydney, Ruth O’Leary, is one of Australia’s most sought after dog photographers. She takes colourful and emotive photographs of dogs in stunning locations. Since the launch of Ruthless Photos in 2008 her images have brought tears of joy to hundreds of loving pet owners across the globe.

If you’d like to find out more please contact Ruth today.

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