I came across this Los Angeles photographer and really enjoyed some of his work. I have been shooting dogs at the local animal shelter for our company and the previous post here is also dog themed so this photographers work about people and their dogs seems perfectly timed. But there is something else here that I like about Scotts Dog People project, he put a lot of effort into the project before he even started shooting, and it shows. The people, locations, lighting, clothing, all well thought out before-hand. "The next two months consisted of passing out flyers, casting, scouting, scheduling, concepting, and most importantly, shooting (my favorite part). Every dog had its own unique personality as well as a special bond with their human companion. Eighteen photo sessions, numerous lighting set-ups, four 10oz bags of dog treats, many long hours behind the computer later… "
Check out his great project and photography here at Scott Witter website
Read more about the Dog People project at Scott's blog here