Category: Pet Photography Photoshoot Tutorials

July photoshoot

This July we celebrated our Country the United States of America, our Freedom and the Rescue our adorable furry foster kitten friends.  We also helped save the earth and used recycled July 4th decorations in our photo shoots.  We used this awesome red, white, and blue table runner (that was originally purchased for our kitchen table) from our favorite store Target. It is…
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Making Kitten Flowers Bloom …

Kitten Flowers – Kittens in Full Bloom was one of the most fun photo shoots that we have done. We got very crafty making kitten flowers blooms and designed the head pieces ourselves with craft store supplies: artificial flowers, syrofoam discs, scissors, exacto knife, and craft glue. We took photos as we created to give…
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One Photo Saves … How much do you know about Kelly Richardson?

A picture speaks a thousand words, and Kelly Richardson’s Images speak volumes for the animal rescue community. Our Rescue Photo Program: One Photo Saves      Kelly Richardson is committed toward helping the animal rescue community save lives. Almost all of the animals you see on this site have been saved by a Central Florida Animal…
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Cats and Christmas Trees

Cats and Christmas trees can be a dangerous combination. It can be very challenging to keep a cat out of a Christmas tree during the Holiday season. It looks so inviting to a cat whose natural instinct is to climb a tree. But it is best to be very cautious. Christmas trees come with many hazards…
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Recycle: Paper Chain Decoration

A paper chain is an easy,  mess-free art project –  easy, fun cooperative learning that I used quite often when teaching Art Class in Elementary School.  You can hang paper chains as festive party decorations, or you can just make them for fun. Step 1: Choose your paper.   We recycled my old scrapbook paper.…
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Give your old Recycled Ribbon a Swirl …

Last year, at the end of Fall Season, I stumbled upon a close-out of Halloween and Thanksgiving themed spools of wired ribbon at my favorite craft store: Michaels.  I knew there would be a use for them so I purchased them and stored them away.  This year, as I was unpacking my fall decorations, there they…
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Capture the Colors of Fall – SEPTEMBER

Capture the Colors of Fall with earth tones and rich reds, oranges and yellows.   LuvKelly Recycles 2015 = “Save the Kittens + Save the Earth” campaign continues … *LuvKelly Recycles Photoshoot for SEPTEMBER. The adorable kittens photographed above are two from a litter of four that were found abandoned in a house in Mims.  They were rescued…
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In the Kitchen with Sugar and Flower – AUGUST

LuvKelly Recycles 2015 = “Save the Kittens + Save the Earth” campaign continues … Each month Kelly Richardson and her team of caring assistants are creating a special pet photo shoot using recycled items that can be found around the house with rescue kittens that were saved and fostered by volunteers at local no-kill rescue organizations in Orlando.…
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FOCUS on saving lives… How to photograph Rescues

Photographed above is Momma Serenity and her five Siamese mix babies.  Foster mom Melissa assisted Kelly to help get these amazing photos. The photos are used for each animal’s page on the Cats-Can, Inc website which feeds to Adopt-a-Pet and several other adoption sites statewide. As of August 26, 2015, the photos have been uploaded  online for just two days…
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How to make a Photo Box

In PREPARATION for a Rescue Photo Shoot, it is important to come to the store prepared. The photo box should be made ahead of time.  Here is a tutorial with pictures of how to make a photo box. This is the actual photo box that Kelly uses to take photos of cat/kitten rescues every weekend at Petsmart.…
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