Pictures for a Trigger | Westway Studio

My life’s mission has been to do good and put pleasure again out into the world by my pictures. I’ve at all times had this unwavering dedication 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 wish 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 folks, too, I suppose) comfortable and enhance the world by our artwork. In the present day, I wish to spotlight a couple of methods Westway lives out our “pictures 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 advantageous artwork household pet portraiture I had the pleasure of making and putting in!

And Recollections Stronger.

“I had seen Terran’s work with my buddy’s canine. The photographs 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, capability 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 arduous to place into phrases simply how essential the complete course of has been in my capability to grieve my little Licorice. I can’t suggest working with Westway Studio sufficient. You’ll not be dissatisfied!” – Lisa L.

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

This is the reason we do what we do: to make good moments good reminiscences… and good reminiscences good reminders… of the enjoyment it’s to like a pet.

Dwelling Out “Undertake Don’t Store”

It’s superb what photograph can do and much more superb how deceptive a nasty photograph will be. Contemplate, 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 consider an animal-loving — however maybe photographically-challenged — volunteer with a cellphone in dim gentle and you’ve got the recipe for a not-so-great adoption image. That is the place Westway’s pictures for a trigger is available in!

Via our pictures, we’re serving to adoptable senior canine discover their eternally properties. Displaying 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 canine a couple of instances per 12 months, then LL sells sponsorship pages of their annual calendar that may get your title/enterprise on listed on the web page and help you select which rescue pup will get to be featured that month. I volunteer my time, expertise, and keenness to design the calendar and use considered one of my commerce printers to get the perfect pricing for Lionel’s Legacy.

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

Need to assist, too? Contemplate making a donation to Lionel’s Legacy to assist look after these fantastic pups or select a rescue near your personal coronary heart, and neighborhood, to place somewhat good again into the world.

Giving Again to the Neighborhood – Instructing Model

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

Serving to aspiring photographers obtain a-ha moments of their photographic expertise and enterprise methods — severely, watching these lightbulb moments when every part simply *clicks* is probably the most rewarding feeling!

Lending assist to others who’re having bother seeing the forest by the bushes. Typically an out of doors perspective is all it takes to assist issues come collectively

Sharing data about greatest practices for working a profitable enterprise. I like serving to others discover ways to make a residing by their very own arduous work and dedication. Stay to work, not work to reside.

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

^ Terran talking at Animal Picture Makers 2022

Empowering others expands constructive change.

Once you hone a talent 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 individuals at the moment are able to reaching pet mother and father, shelters, rescues, and pet companies with their work. As pets change into an increasing number of part of our households, we’re breaking down the stigma of getting stunning portraits created of your pets. We love our pets like kids and so they need to 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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