Canis Major: The Heart Dog

Canis Major: The Heart Dog

Posted on Aug 31, 2023

Until one has loved an animal, a part of one’s soul remains unawakened. –Anatole France You’ve no doubt heard the term before in one of its many manifestations: Heart dog, forever dog, soul dog, that one dog. Whatever they are called, these unique and beloved animals change our world in ways we can’t always describe. […]

Our Wishes for You and Yours this New Year

Our Wishes for You and Yours this New Year

Posted on Dec 30, 2020

It’s been a rough year on us all. Regardless of what color glasses you view this past 2020 year with, here at The Labs & Co. HQ we have a simple saying for the end of the year, and this one is no exception. Take all the good with you. Find gratitude, especially in the […]

To Corbin, Forever Our Canis Major

To Corbin, Forever Our Canis Major

Posted on Oct 5, 2020

My beloved friend, As I write this, you are cozy on your bed by my desk. You are dreaming, likely of running on our favorite beach. Just two months shy of your 16th birthday, your legs can no longer support you while you are awake, but in dreams? In dreams you still run. I am […]

In Celebration of National Mutt Day

In Celebration of National Mutt Day

Posted on Jul 31, 2018

A day that celebrates diversity, individuality, and uniqueness? That’s something we can get behind. With the help of 11 one-of-a-kind dogs and their humans, and with 9 beautiful one-of-a-kind urban murals as a backdrop, we created this short little film to celebrate National Mutt Day. To all our beloved mutts, and their people; to all […]

To Earth (Day), with Love

To Earth (Day), with Love

Posted on Apr 22, 2018

Earth. Our glorious and delicate little blue planet. Our greatest playground and the scenery for every adventure we go on with our dogs (and cats). It’s only fitting, then; to celebrate Earth Day with a little passion film we created with the help of great friends. Oh, and Here’s to women in the great outdoors! […]

VIDEO: Heart of The Labs

VIDEO: Heart of The Labs

Posted on Jun 3, 2014

We truly love what we do for a living. As animal photographers, a typical day at work for us involves time spent with dogs or cats and the people who love them, creating photographs that speak of a timeless bond, where pets are far more than just pets; they are partners, companions, friends, soul mates… […]

Client Love: Heart of The Labs

Client Love: Heart of The Labs

Posted on Jun 3, 2014

In photographing what we love and care about, we have managed to strike a chord with like-minded and passionate people. There is nothing quite like making a connection with a person over a shared love. Putting our heart and soul into everything we create has time and again left us humbled with the response from […]

Creative Collaboration: Heart of The Labs

Creative Collaboration: Heart of The Labs

Posted on Jun 3, 2014

This gorgeous film is the result of the collective effort and participation of a small village of amazing people. We had a lot to say, there would be valued dogs and people involved, lots of hiking to do, and there was only one team we trusted with it all: Viktor Budnik, Director/DP and Gaszton Gal, […]

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 […]