Cooma and her family | Sydney Dog Photography

With my Tails of Sydney book finished and at the printer I was ready to hang up my camera for a while and catch my breath. That's when Cooma's owner got in touch and asked if I could schedule a session as soon as possible because her rescue puppy wasn't going to be a...

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Bodhi | Sydney Child Photographer

A lot of you might remember Sourpuss and Smileyface that I photographed in 2010. On that morning their owner told us she'd just found out she was pregnant. Well, this absolutely gorgeous young man is what she made [with a little help from her husband]! He wasn't crazy...

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Not dogs!

On Monday I dug out my passport, bundled my navigator and husband into the car and headed North! I wanted to photograph some cats and kids for my portfolio and I knew Dru had both, so off we went. After some tea and cake [nom, nom!] Gracie showed us her ultra swanky...

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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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