Dexter the Labradoodle Pt2 – Sydney Dog Photos

Dexter the Labradoodle Pt2 – Sydney Dog Photos

I introduced you to Dexter last May when he had the first session in his Puppy Package. We met again recently for his adult shoot. This time at the beach, his favourite place to be. I love getting to document the growth of my puppy clients. Isn't it cool to see how...

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52 weeks of Peanut Butter – part four

52 weeks of Peanut Butter – part four

You guys, it's nearly halfway through the year and I'm still on track with my 52 weeks project - this is my best attempt ever! Maybe having completed two books since I last tried to do a 52 weeks project has made me appreciate how satisfying it is to actually finish...

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Snow – Sydney Pet Photographer

Snow – Sydney Pet Photographer

I'm not sure if I used all caps or if they were just implied when I commented "YOU GOT A PUPPY?!" on a photo of Snow on Facebook. I was so happy when the response was "photoshoot soon?". Snow is Buster the Golden Retriever's new little mate. Knowing how quickly...

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Mav and Taz – Canberra Dog Photography

Mav and Taz – Canberra Dog Photography

Here’s the last set of colourful highlights from my Autumn in Canberra sessions. It was just 2 degrees when Mav and Taz’s sunrise session started and I couldn’t believe that my client and assistant both had bare legs!! I was so cold it hurt to turn the dials on my...

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Adopt Me 03.19 – Rescue Dog Photos

Adopt Me 03.19 – Rescue Dog Photos

Adoptions are slow at the moment so I'm here to ask for your help againnnn. Can you please share these gorgeous adoptables? Who wouldn't want a warm puppy to snuggle on these cold winter nights?! Click on the first thumbnail to open the full image and then scroll...

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Pippin & Pockets – Canberra Pet Photos

Pippin & Pockets – Canberra Pet Photos

Pippin and Pockets' owner was so keen to book an Autumn session with me she had it locked in six months prior. At the time it was only for Pippin but later Pockets joined their family so it was good that he got to be included as well. Both boys are oodles but one is a...

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52 weeks of Peanut Butter – part three

52 weeks of Peanut Butter – part three

I shared one of April's 52 weeks photos in my last post so I only have three official pics in this round up. Butters is nearly 7mos now and still no sign of him stopping growing. He's overtaken Bruno but they're still the best of friends. He actually plays heaps with...

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Scout – Canberra Dog Photographer

Scout – Canberra Dog Photographer

It's hard to believe that this little firecracker was on death's door just two weeks before her shoot. While staying at her "grandparents" house she got into some rat bait and became incredibly ill. She spent several nights at the vet and underwent plasma...

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Antinol image library – Commercial Dog Photos

Antinol image library – Commercial Dog Photos

I was contacted by Antinol recently and asked to create an image library for them. They wanted authentic images that showed the bond between actual dogs who take the supplement and their owners. Not models. If you're not familiar with the product here's some info from...

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Adopt Me 02.19 – Rescue Dog Photos

Adopt Me 02.19 – Rescue Dog Photos

It's high time I shared all these dogs and puppies that I did adoption photos for recently! Click on the first thumbnail to open the full image and then scroll though the gallery using your arrow keys or the arrow buttons on the left and right of the image....

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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.

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