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Embark Glow-Up Top 10 embark top 10 unleashed challenges Sep 26, 2022

Working with natural light, especially on a bright sunny day can be challenging at times. However, the resulting warm and engaging portraits...

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Embark Say What? Top 10 embark top 10 unleashed challenges Sep 12, 2022

Dog photos are most successful when they're engaging, when they show the personality of the dog and make you feel like you're right there with them...

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Embark Front Runner Top 10 embark top 10 unleashed challenges Aug 30, 2022

Featuring flying ears, long flapping tongues, and crazy eyes, action shots are hilarious and always front runners with dog lovers. A must include...

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Embark City Slicker Top 10 embark top 10 unleashed challenges Aug 22, 2022

For many of us, pet ownership is a big part of our modern urbanized life. It's become commonplace to see pets out and about in cities and suburbs....

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Embark Soul Searcher Top 10 embark top 10 unleashed challenges Aug 02, 2022

The Soul Searcher or puppy dog eyes style of shot can be a great way to introduce variety into your session, especially if you usually shoot from a...

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Embark Up Ups Top 10 embark top 10 unleashed challenges Jul 19, 2022

One dog photography technique that works wonders for dogs who tend to wander is putting them up on something. Fallen logs, benches, rocks or steps...

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Embark Dogscapes Top 10 embark top 10 unleashed challenges Jul 06, 2022

Shooting landscapes was an early photographic love for both of us. Even when photographing our canine friends these days, there's a real...

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Embark Composition 101 Top 10 embark top 10 unleashed challenges Jun 21, 2022

For the Composition 101 challenge, we're looking at a couple of the basic rules of composition. Centering and symmetry.

Centering your compositions...

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Embark Get Down Top 10 embark top 10 unleashed challenges Jun 06, 2022

What if we told you there was one tiny little thing that you could do right now that will dramatically change your images forever. This thing that...

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Embark Colouriffic Top 10 embark top 10 unleashed challenges May 24, 2022

We have a brand new set of Challengers in Embark and if the first challenge, Colouriffic, is anything to go by, this is going to be an incredible 6...

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Embark Party Time Top 10 embark top 10 unleashed challenges Apr 23, 2022

It's time to party! Our fun-loving furry friends spent so much of their time engaging in play. Most dogs are always up for a game and capturing...

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Embark Splash! Top 10 embark top 10 unleashed challenges Apr 11, 2022

There's just something about playing in the water that screams fun and our best furry buddies seem to agree.

Whether it be swimming, leaping,...

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Embark Glow-up Top 10 embark top 10 unleashed challenges Mar 28, 2022

Working with natural light, especially on a bright sunny day can be challenging at times. However, the resulting warm and engaging portraits...

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Embark Say What? Top 10 embark top 10 unleashed challenges Mar 15, 2022

Say What? is a challenge that's all about engagement and connection between the doggy model and the camera. We were specifically looking for that...

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Embark Front Runner Top 10 embark top 10 unleashed challenges Feb 28, 2022

Capturing dogs in action is probably one of the most difficult things to master in Pet Photography. In this challenge, we really wanted to test the...

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Embark City Slicker Top 10 embark top 10 unleashed challenges Feb 14, 2022

The City Slicker Challenge is all about showcasing pets in our urban environments. City skylines, brick walls, alleyways, industrial areas, as long...

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Embark Soul Searcher Top 10 embark top 10 unleashed challenges Jan 31, 2022

We're halfway through Embark already and the Soul Searcher challenge is all about capturing those eyes, clear and sparkling, looking up at the...

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Embark Up Ups Top 10 embark top 10 unleashed challenges Jan 17, 2022

The Up Ups challenge is all about elevating the subject, dogs on logs, rocks, benches, whatever, as long as they are off the ground.

There was a...

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Embark Dogscapes Top 10 embark top 10 unleashed challenges Jan 03, 2022

Dogscapes is one of our favourite challenges in the whole of Embark. It's the perfect way for us to see the world while sitting at home!

But more...

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Embark Composition 101 Top 10 embark top 10 unleashed challenges Dec 21, 2021

Sometimes the seemingly simple challenges can be more difficult than they appear. That is definitely the case with the Composition 101 challenge.

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Embark Get Down Top 10 embark top 10 unleashed challenges Dec 06, 2021

The Get Down challenge is all about shooting from low, VERY low, to show the world from a dogs perspective.

We had some absolutely incredible...

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Embark Colouriffic Top 10 embark top 10 unleashed challenges Nov 22, 2021

This weekend saw the first challenge of Embark come to an end and we were absolutely amazed at all the gorgeous bold and bright submissions for...

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