Bridget Corke Photography
JOHANNESBURG: Pet Portrait Review

JOHANNESBURG: Pet Portrait Review


So much more than just photos


Despite bringing two children and two big dogs, I thoroughly enjoyed the experience from the shoot to the viewing session. Your work is not just pictured; it is ART.





















JOHANNESBURG: Family Pet Image

JOHANNESBURG: Family Pet Image

Amateur pet photographer’s portfolios have a couple of accidentally god images from many sessions.
JOHANNESBURG: Top Kitten Photographer

JOHANNESBURG: Top Kitten Photographer

Did you know that when we see animals with facial features such as large heads, large eyes and small noses, it triggers a powerful hormone called Oxytocin involved in social bonding and maternal attachment?
JOHANNESBURG: Award-Winning Cat Photography

JOHANNESBURG: Award-Winning Cat Photography

The Portrait Masters accreditation programme, explicitly for portrait photographers of all genres, recognises "high professional standard", not something that awards merit only.
JOHANNESBURG: Dog Studio Photographer

JOHANNESBURG: Dog Studio Photographer

Suppose a photographer's portfolio includes fantastic pet portraits; there is a good chance you will get an image that can capture the beauty of your family relationship and your pet.
JOHANNESBURG: Studio Pet Portraits

JOHANNESBURG: Studio Pet Portraits

I offer colour and black and white for each pet portrait.
JOHANNESBURG: Family Pet Photographers
JOHANNESBURG: Studio Dog Portrait

JOHANNESBURG: Studio Dog Portrait

Let me capture priceless pet photos - curled up lying together, reflecting the tenderness and joy of these once-in-a-lifetime moments.
JOHANNESBURG: Dog Family Silhouette

JOHANNESBURG: Dog Family Silhouette

The key to a dog and toddler interacting simultaneously in the same photo is patience with rewarding results.
JOHANNESBURG: Family Pet Photographer

JOHANNESBURG: Family Pet Photographer

A professional dog photographer will know how to create priceless pet portraits to be cherished for generations.
JOHANNESBURG: Family Puppy Photographer

JOHANNESBURG: Family Puppy Photographer

Blue eyes are the windows to the soul: more so in a dog portrait because it is so unusual. Let me capture yours to remember for a lifetime.
JOHANNESBURG: Dog Studio Photograph

JOHANNESBURG: Dog Studio Photograph

Choose a dog photographer that has immeasurable patience. The trickiest part of animal photography is that dogs don't always understand posing instructions on command.
JOHANNESBURG: Professional Dog Photography

JOHANNESBURG: Professional Dog Photography

Pet photography is a mix of portrait photography, sports photography, and child photography all rolled into one means working fast to capture expression.
JOHANNESBURG: Dog Studio Session

JOHANNESBURG: Dog Studio Session

To form a picture in my mind of your vision and ensure your expectations become a reality, I will ask you to send me examples of pet photos you like before your photo session.
JOHANNESBURG: Cat Silhouette Photo

JOHANNESBURG: Cat Silhouette Photo

A meaningful pet photo should capture the bond and emotions between you and your pet; otherwise, it is not worth taking. I will guarantee you emotive pet photos.
JOHANNESBURG: Dog Silhouette Photographer

JOHANNESBURG: Dog Silhouette Photographer

This pet photo exemplifies the intimate and playful silhouette of pet portraits I capture in my professional studio.
JOHANNESBURG: Dog Photo Example

JOHANNESBURG: Dog Photo Example

Looking at your pet's photo makes one remember the simple things that bring joy to life; their time with us is too short.
JOHANNESBURG: Cat Portrait Photographer

JOHANNESBURG: Cat Portrait Photographer

Ten days after your session, I will invite you to view your images where you decide what you like to purchase; you only buy the photos you love.
JOHANNESBURG: Family Pet Photos

JOHANNESBURG: Family Pet Photos

Choose a pet photographer whose style most resonates with you.
JOHANNESBURG: Bulldog Puppy Photographer

JOHANNESBURG: Bulldog Puppy Photographer

Book your puppy's photoshoot within three months because time goes by so quickly, and your puppy grows up too fast.
JOHANNESBURG: Golden Retriever Portrait

JOHANNESBURG: Golden Retriever Portrait

My approach is to create a priceless portrait of you and your pet that you will keep forever and proudly display as artwork.
JOHANNESBURG: Award-Winning Bulldog Photo

JOHANNESBURG: Award-Winning Bulldog Photo

Allow me to create an award-winning pet photograph for you.
JOHANNESBURG: Award-Winning Pet Photographer

JOHANNESBURG: Award-Winning Pet Photographer

I'm one of two photographers in Africa awarded a master portrait accreditation from the Portrait Masters.
JOHANNESBURG: Dog Photographer

JOHANNESBURG: Dog Photographer

Good dog photography is expensive like any quality product or service because it is not easy to create quality images.
JOHANNESBURG: Dog Studio Photographer

JOHANNESBURG: Dog Studio Photographer

My mission is to capture priceless pet portraits that you have ever seen and will keep forever and proudly display as artworks in your home.
JOHANNESBURG: Family Pet Pictures

JOHANNESBURG: Family Pet Pictures

Explore a pet photographer’s portfolio and look for consistency in their work.
JOHANNESBURG: Family Pet Photo

JOHANNESBURG: Family Pet Photo

Although price is important, it is not the only consideration when choosing a pet photographer.
JOHANNESBURG: Cat Photography Studio

JOHANNESBURG: Cat Photography Studio

The eyes are the windows to the soul, and having them sharp is more important than anything else in pet photography: I use professional camera lenses and lighting equipment.
JOHANNESBURG: Studio Dog Photoshoot

JOHANNESBURG: Studio Dog Photoshoot

Pets are family members — squirmy, energetic, over-eager who often can't sit still, making unique pet portraits; I intuitively sense this and work quickly to capture the moment.
JOHANNESBURG: Studio Pet Photo

JOHANNESBURG: Studio Pet Photo

To ensure you get the family pet portraits, choose a photographer whose style resonates with you.
JOHANNESBURG: Bulldog Pet Photographer

JOHANNESBURG: Bulldog Pet Photographer

My job is to take the most amazing portraits with your puppy you have ever seen that you want to buy them all.
JOHANNESBURG: Family Pet Photographer

JOHANNESBURG: Family Pet Photographer

Are you looking for a pet portrait photographer with years of experience? I have over sixteen years of experience.
JOHANNESBURG: Dog Photograph Example

JOHANNESBURG: Dog Photograph Example

Pet portraits are all about the eyes. Another tip for great pet portraits is getting down on the animal's eye level bringing out unique personalities and intimate perspective.
JOHANNESBURG: Dog Portrait Tips

JOHANNESBURG: Dog Portrait Tips

A tip for making great pet portraits, staying put looking in a particular direction, distracts them a few treats and favourite toys
JOHANNESBURG: Cat Studio Photographer

JOHANNESBURG: Cat Studio Photographer

The use of top dramatic lighting will make your pet portrait stand out.
JOHANNESBURG: Dog Photos Photographer

JOHANNESBURG: Dog Photos Photographer

Plan your pet family shoot the night before; pack some doggie treats. The lead actors give a small window to the photo session, and a little encouragement works.
JOHANNESBURG: Award-Winning Cat Photographer

JOHANNESBURG: Award-Winning Cat Photographer

I am thrilled to have been awarded a master's pet portrait accreditation from the Portrait Masters, only one of two in Africa.
JOHANNESBURG: Family Pet Photography

JOHANNESBURG: Family Pet Photography

Our pets are like family to us. Why not celebrate them?
JOHANNESBURG: Award-Winning Dog Photographer

JOHANNESBURG: Award-Winning Dog Photographer

Not all professional photographers' pet portraits are equal in quality, so choose one whose gallery shows consistent professional images.
JOHANNESBURG: Award-Winning Pet Photo

JOHANNESBURG: Award-Winning Pet Photo

The Portrait Masters Awards have become the new benchmark of excellence for education and recognition of outstanding international photographers.
JOHANNESBURG: Pet Photographer Rating

JOHANNESBURG: Pet Photographer Rating


The ONLY photographer I allow to take pics of my family and me.


Bridget is NOT a photographer - she is a passionate perfectionist and a true artist - I highly recommend her.






















JOHANNESBURG: Dog Studio Photographers

JOHANNESBURG: Dog Studio Photographers

Dramatic studio lighting will make your pet portraits stand out, something your smartphone can't produce.
JOHANNESBURG: Family Pet Photographer

JOHANNESBURG: Family Pet Photographer

My pet portraits are sharp, properly exposed and well framed.
JOHANNESBURG: Pet Photograph

JOHANNESBURG: Pet Photograph

Puppies are like babies, except they develop faster, leaving the window to photograph them is much narrower. Plan your puppy photo shoot as soon as possible.
JOHANNESBURG: Studio Dog Photographer

JOHANNESBURG: Studio Dog Photographer

Plan your pet shoot a week or two ahead. Feel free to contact me as soon as possible to book your photo session.
JOHANNESBURG: Studio Pet Photos

JOHANNESBURG: Studio Pet Photos

All dog portrait sessions are tailored to your needs and include a telephonic consultation to discuss posing and lighting ideas.
JOHANNESBURG: Family Pet Photographer

JOHANNESBURG: Family Pet Photographer

Our dogs are not with us forever. Let me create timeless memories.
JOHANNESBURG: Cat Silhouette Idea

JOHANNESBURG: Cat Silhouette Idea

Creating a silhouetted photograph of your child and pet makes a unique and great creative piece of wall art to pass down the family line.
JOHANNESBURG Bulldog Studio Photographer

JOHANNESBURG Bulldog Studio Photographer

This semi-formal pose of an English Bulldog on a prop, looking away from the camera, captured at eye level, makes a relaxed portrait study.
JOHANNESBURG: Studio Pet Portraits

JOHANNESBURG: Studio Pet Portraits

I specialise in the most comprehensive and detailed editing of your pet portraits while focusing on a natural look.
JOHANNESBURG: Professional Dog Photographer

JOHANNESBURG: Professional Dog Photographer

Looking at pet pictures makes one remember the simple things that bring joy to life. Just looking at and interacting with our pets makes us feel better? I offer custom framing and art prints to celebrate your happiness.
JOHANNESBURG: Top Dog Photographer

JOHANNESBURG: Top Dog Photographer

You only buy the photos you love from your dog photo session. What you choose is entirely up to you.
JOHANNESBURG: Dog Photographer Photoshoot

JOHANNESBURG: Dog Photographer Photoshoot

Puppies are simply furry family members; don't leave the opportunity to capture timeless photos too late.
JOHANNESBURG: Cat Silhouette Ideas

JOHANNESBURG: Cat Silhouette Ideas

Hire a professional photographer who can create quality pet family silhouettes; There is nothing like wasting money on inferior disappointing results.
JOHANNESBURG: Dog Photography Session

JOHANNESBURG: Dog Photography Session

Leave it to me to pose and art direct your dog throughout the photo session – making it an unforgettable portrait experience.
JOHANNESBURG: Dog Photographer Tips

JOHANNESBURG: Dog Photographer Tips

I am excited to provide an unforgettable experience and create stunning portraits that celebrate your dog and the extraordinary life you share.
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Bridget has been awarded a master portrait accreditation from The Portrait Masters, only one of two in Africa.


My pet portfolio showcases studio portrait studies captured in my professional studio.


Here are four tips to help you choose the right pet photographer.










+27 82 881 4044 - bridget@bridgetcorke.co.za - copyright © 2005 -2022 Bridget Corke Portrait Studio 41 Balvicar Road, Blairgowrie, 2194, SOUTH AFRICA - only one of two accredited master portrait photographers in Africa, as recognised by The Portrait Masters.