New York Dog Photographer-Creating Original Pet Portraits in Manhattan

G-O-D Spelled Backward

phoDOGraphy joins two other artists in exhibiting dog-themed art at “G-O-D Spelled Backward”, a group show at Mason Civic League, 1200 Washington Street, Hoboken NJ, opening July 7, 2016

rescued cats and dogs at Adoptapalooza, by phoDOGraphy

Adoptapalooza Union Square

Dozens of cats & dogs found homes at the Mayor’s Alliance for Animals‘ pet adoption event, Adoptapalooza, at Union Square on April 10. Here are a few rescues (some of which may still be available), visitors, and just great faces at the event.

Outdoor Pet Portraits in NYC

I call them “outdoor safaris”, and these are really my signature pet portraits. Walking the streets of Manhattan with my camera near the ground most of the time, I capture a real dog’s-eye view of the world, with dogs that seem larger than life and Gotham looming in the background. These pet portrait sessions always …

Golden Retriever Puppy Portrait in Manhattan

Big City Golden Retriever Puppy

I love meeting new people and their dogs in neighborhoods all over the city for outdoor photo shoots. We all have a great time and quickly develop a rapport revolving around the dog as I take action photographs and portraits exhibiting a wide range of expressions with the city as a backdrop. Barnaby is a …

Pet photography New Jersey Manhattan Skyline

New Jersey Westies Enjoy Panoramic Views of New York

West Highland Terrier and Westie/Lhasa Ipso Mix These delightful dogs live in New Jersey and enjoy a spectacular skyline view of New York on their walks. Hugo and Hana are joyful, friendly dogs who enjoy long walks with their thoughtful owner, Athena. Both dogs-and their owner- were a pleasure to work with. Hugo, especially, won …

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Brandi: a Brooklyn Dog-Walker’s Dog

A Brooklyn Dog enjoys Manhattan views from Dumbo. I had the pleasure of meeting Brandi recently, and doing an “outdoor safari” in Dumbo, the now exclusive area of Brooklyn between the Manhattan and Brooklyn Bridges. Aside from some spectacular views, you never know who you might meet here (I met a beautiful movie star who …

New York City Street Photography of Dogs, 1985-1999

New York Street Photography of Dogs in The East Village (mostly) Before Gentrification My neighborhood (the East Village/Alphabet City) would be unrecognizable to anyone who left in 1985. Photos from the dawn of phoDOGraphy reveal a much darker place, before there were restaurants and grocery stores with whole wheat bread. The neighborhood was dicey enough …