An Enviable Bond : Jaymi & Niner

An Enviable Bond : Jaymi & Niner

Posted on May 29, 2014

: from The Photo Lab : One of my favorite parts of our job as animal photographers is witnessing that powerful bond someone can have with a dog. Being invited into such an intimate experience is a privilege and we give it all we have to make sure our work honors and does justice to […]

A Day for ALL Moms

A Day for ALL Moms

Posted on May 10, 2014

: from The Labs : Motherhood is a complex thing, not defined by giving birth or parenting human babies alone, at least in our humble opinion. Being a mom is a lot more than that. We wanted to celebrate ALL moms today. Yes, those amazing people who raised and love us. Moms who fight every […]

Earth Day Everyday : 14 Favorite Quotes | California Animal Photography

Earth Day Everyday : 14 Favorite Quotes | California Animal Photography

Posted on Apr 22, 2014

Here at The Labs & Co., there is no such thing as Earth Day, we celebrate that every day! It is these wild and beautiful places that inspire our work and feed our creative souls. It is the wilderness that serves as a backdrop to most of our photography work. It is this outdoorsy lifestyle […]

Ferdie, Celebrating Puppyhood | Bay Area Dog Photography

Ferdie, Celebrating Puppyhood | Bay Area Dog Photography

Posted on Apr 21, 2014

: from The Photo Lab : You never forget your first love. Your first dog love that is. Such is the case for Ferdie’s new parents, who are loving the roller coaster ride that is having a brand new puppy… for the first time. On a crisp morning, we traveled to San Francisco to meet […]

Catstarter: Kickstarter for Cat Lovers (a dream project)

Catstarter: Kickstarter for Cat Lovers (a dream project)

Posted on Apr 7, 2014

: from The Design Lab : If there is one thing I can offer as advice to creative professionals, it is to do personal work and share it, especially on social media sites such as LinkedIn or Behance. You never know who might see it and who it will connect you to. That is precisely […]

Favorite Cameras, Favorite Film | Bay Area Animal Photographer

Favorite Cameras, Favorite Film | Bay Area Animal Photographer

Posted on Mar 25, 2014

: from the Photo Lab : Every artist, no matter what medium they work in, has their favorite tools. Though I am of the belief that gear is not as important as what you create with it, we do have our favorites for sure. A little while back, we were contacted by Lexi Vornberg of […]

Hello Spring!

Hello Spring!

Posted on Mar 20, 2014

: from the Photo Lab : Spring has returned! And with her, she brings a myriad of wild flower blooms, golden light set against a fresh, green background. What could make this scene even more joyful? A happy dog. Take advantage of our beautiful west coast backyard and schedule a photo session for your canine best […]

The Canine Science Symposium Returns to San Francisco

The Canine Science Symposium Returns to San Francisco

Posted on Mar 3, 2014

: from The Labs : Chances are, if you are a regular visitor to this page, you enjoy books and writing on animal behavior (as well as great photography and illustration 😀 ). Maybe you spend a great deal of time and energy on building a better bond and understanding with your dog. Others might […]

Real Fairy Tales: The Fox and the Hound

Real Fairy Tales: The Fox and the Hound

Posted on Feb 28, 2014

: from the Photo Lab : When I was little (and ahem… to this day), I would watch or read a fairy tale a day. Back before the days of whatever digital cartoons kids watch today, there were hand-painted classics. It is no secret that my favorites always included animals; one of them being Daniel P. […]

The Power of Kindness

The Power of Kindness

Posted on Feb 25, 2014

: from the Photo Lab : A few weeks ago, Sonoma Humane Society took part in rescuing 63 lucky Finnish Lapphund dogs from some dire conditions. You are welcome to read their entire back story HERE. For this post however, I prefer to focus on their incredible recovery and progress. With around-the-clock care from veterinarians, […]