Recent Studio Sessions 11.20 – Sydney Dog Photos

Recent Studio Sessions 11.20 – Sydney Dog Photos

It's time to share some more images from recent studio shoots. No prizes for guessing a fair few of them were from my the HUH? book fundraiser project! ⁣ Click on the first thumbnail to open the full image and then scroll though the gallery using your arrow keys or...

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Rufus – Sydney Dog Photos

Rufus – Sydney Dog Photos

Is your dog wary of strangers? Rufus only allows a very select amount of people into his personal space. I had to tailor my shooting style to make sure he wasn’t pushed out of his comfort zone. With distance, time and some very high value treats I managed to work with...

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Kuuki and Nyksi – Sydney Dog Photography

Kuuki and Nyksi – Sydney Dog Photography

Kuuki and Nyksi were the very lucky winners of my 2020 Love Your Pet Day giveaway. These are some of my favourites from the Studio Session they had at the start of June.These two Finnish Lapphunds are an absolute credit to their owners. They are beautifully well...

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Marco and Bella – Sydney Pet Photographer

Marco and Bella – Sydney Pet Photographer

This is almost vintage Ruthless Photos work right here! Bella and Marco's session was in 2018 and their person placed and paid for her order a few weeks later. There were a couple of decisions to be finalised but life got in the way, several times, so it wasn't until...

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Recent Studio Sessions 10.20 – Sydney Dog Photos

Recent Studio Sessions 10.20 – Sydney Dog Photos

Can't decide which kind of session to book? Here are some benefits to booking a studio session: There are no distractions or other dogs to worry about You can see all my product range in person before I start shooting so you can tell me what you'd like to get out of...

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Scooby and Dobby – Sydney Dog Photography

Scooby and Dobby – Sydney Dog Photography

Scooby and Dobby are owned by a foster carer for Saving Staffies. In fact I think they might both have started their life with her as foster dogs. No judgment here, it's a scenario I'm more than familiar with! During our pre-session conversations she painted them in a...

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Testing Some New Gear – Sydney Pet Photography

Testing Some New Gear – Sydney Pet Photography

When I need a dog model the first place I ask is in my private group for the ruthlist subscribers. If that fails I put a call out on my Facebook page, which is exactly where I found these three medium sized light coloured dogs. First up was Echo - who was the...

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Recent Studio Sessions – Sydney Dog Photos

Recent Studio Sessions – Sydney Dog Photos

I've shared all these images on Instagram already but for those that missed them ... here's a large selection of images that were ordered recently. ⁣ 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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Benji the rescue Spitz – Sydney Pet Photographer

Benji the rescue Spitz – Sydney Pet Photographer

Benji from K9Fun dog training helped me test some gear a few weeks ago. I specifically wanted some running photos but I couldn't resist snapping some portraits while I was at it.How yummy was the golden light from the setting sun?Dogs that have a solid stay and recall...

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Huey, Nala & Chopper – Sydney Pet Photographer

Huey, Nala & Chopper – Sydney Pet Photographer

You may remember this story from the last time I photographed Chopper but I'm telling it again anyway! The beautiful red boy in these photos was on death row at Renbury Farm many moons ago. I was there for a Team Dog enrichment project and fell in love with him. He...

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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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