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Images for a Trigger | Westway Studio


My life’s mission has been to do good and put pleasure again out into the world by means of my images. I’ve at all times had this unwavering willpower to do… to realize… to make a distinction… and I knew from a younger age that working with and for animals was my calling.

I imply, who wouldn’t need to spend their total profession mastering the artwork of getting soiled simply to seize a single second of pet life? (Can’t we agree that animals simply have extra enjoyable?)

As photographers, we’re in a novel place to make pets (and other people, too, I suppose) comfortable and enhance the world by means of our artwork. At present, I need to spotlight just a few methods Westway lives out our “images for a trigger.”

That is Why We Do What We Do:

To Make Homes Hotter…

“Each time I flip the nook and see the images, they make me smile!” – Tammy S.

Two phrases, one hashtag: #nailedit!

One in every of my favourite elements of working with households is seeing stunning paintings of their animal companions go on their partitions. Check out this nice artwork household pet portraiture I had the pleasure of making and putting in!

And Recollections Stronger.

“I had seen Terran’s work with my good friend’s canine. The images have been stunning! When my vet advised me to think about my superior little buddy of 16 years as being on hospice, I knew instantly I wished to do a legacy shoot with Terran and Westway Studio. Terran’s consideration to element, capacity to work with my canine’s quirks and my very emotional state created a number of souvenir items. Terran is so compassionate {and professional}. It’s laborious to place into phrases simply how essential the complete course of has been in my capacity to grieve my little Licorice. I can not advocate working with Westway Studio sufficient. You’ll not be upset!” – Lisa L.

It doesn’t get any simpler on the intestine or coronary heart to do legacy portrait periods as knowledgeable pet photographer, however it’s oh-so essential and value each tear shed to seize stunning recollections like these:

Because of this we do what we do: to make good moments good recollections… and good recollections good reminders… of the enjoyment it’s to like a pet.

Dwelling Out “Undertake Don’t Store”

It’s superb what an excellent photograph can do and much more superb how deceptive a foul photograph might be. Think about, for a second, a senior rescue canine who’s scared and confused in an unfamiliar place. The setting hardly makes for a contented topic, proper? Now think about an animal-loving — however maybe photographically-challenged — volunteer with a cellphone in dim mild and you’ve got the recipe for a not-so-great adoption image. That is the place Westway’s images for a trigger is available in!

By means of our images, we’re serving to adoptable senior canines discover their ceaselessly houses. Exhibiting them off in skilled imagery and spreading the phrase on the advantages of adoption.

Annual calendar fundraiser for Lionel’s Legacy

We {photograph} the Lionel’s Legacy senior rescue canines just a few occasions per yr, then LL sells sponsorship pages of their annual calendar that can get your title/enterprise on listed on the web page and assist you to select which rescue pup will get to be featured that month. I volunteer my time, expertise, and fervour to design the calendar and use one in all my commerce printers to get the easiest pricing for Lionel’s Legacy.

We intention to lift $10,000 yearly for the senior canines with this!

Need to assist, too? Think about making a donation to Lionel’s Legacy to assist take care of these fantastic pups or select a rescue near your personal coronary heart, and neighborhood, to place a bit of good again into the world.

Giving Again to the Group – Instructing Model

I L-O-V-E instructing! Right here’s what I really like most about instructing others the enjoyment of images:

Serving to aspiring photographers obtain a-ha moments of their photographic expertise and enterprise methods — critically, watching these lightbulb moments when the whole lot simply *clicks* is essentially the most rewarding feeling!

Lending help to others who’re having hassle seeing the forest by means of the timber. Typically an outdoor perspective is all it takes to assist issues come collectively

Sharing information about finest practices for working a profitable enterprise. I really like serving to others learn to make a dwelling by means of their very own laborious work and willpower. Stay to work, not work to stay.

Serving to others put their very own impression on the world by means of the issues which can be essential to them.

^ Terran talking at Animal Picture Makers 2022

Empowering others expands optimistic change.

Once you hone a ability set, you ignite ardour. Once you ignite ardour, you unfold positivity. Who doesn’t need extra of that?

Expansive impression on the pet trade.

Instructing means extra folks at the moment are able to reaching pet mother and father, shelters, rescues, and pet companies with their work. As pets turn out to be increasingly more part of our households, we’re breaking down the stigma of getting stunning portraits created of your pets. We love our pets like kids they usually should be celebrated and remembered.

Giving again comes naturally while you’re surrounded by issues that encourage you & kick your ardour into excessive gear. What’s that for you?

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