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Fred Levy
Attended School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Lives in Maynard MA
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Pet pictures are adorable in and of themselves, which is the reason why there are millions upon millions of them on the internet. One of the things that separates the few really great ones from the rest is the use of props to enhance the photo, as a…
Pet pictures are adorable in and of themselves, which is the reason why there are millions upon millions of them on the internet. One of the things that separates the few really great ones from the rest is the use of props to enhance the photo, as a technique to really bring out the personality of the pet. The accomplished pet photographer will also use them to get some expression…
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Dunkin and his humans Last month, I donated a photo session to Shultz’s Guest House in Nedham, MA. They are an amazing shelter that does such a great job getting dogs up from the south to new homes here in MA. I’ve worked with them before and have helped…
https://vimeo.com/172053609 Dunkin and his humans Last month, I donated a photo session to Shultz's Guest House in Nedham, MA. They are an amazing shelter that does such a great job getting dogs up from the south to new homes here in MA. I've worked with them before and have helped them by teaching them how to get better photos of their rescues. I loved creating these photos for Dunkin, and…
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Photos of all four close-ups. Last week, Rochester, Tora, Desi, and Grimmy all came to the studio to get photos taken. This little crew rules the roost and were such a good group. Like most owners, they were worried about how their dogs would react in…
Photos of all four close-ups. Last week, Rochester, Tora, Desi, and Grimmy all came to the studio to get photos taken. This little crew rules the roost and were such a good group. Like most owners, they were worried about how their dogs would react in this strange place. It's kinda dark there are these strange lights flashing and I'm this stranger with this giant eyeball staring at them. But…
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This week is going to be another busy week. I’ll be at the BOW WOW BASH at Smolak Farms this Saturday from 10-3. Then Sunday I’ll be doing another mini-session at Pawsh in Boston. It’s good to have my calendar fill up with all these events. I’ll be out…
This week is going to be another busy week. I'll be at the BOW WOW BASH at Smolak Farms this Saturday from 10-3. Then Sunday I'll be doing another mini-session at Pawsh in Boston. It's good to have my calendar fill up with all these events. I'll be out talking to new people and taking more photos. I've been working hard to create new work and keep making more exciting…
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This weekend will be very busy for me. Tomorrow, I’ll be at the Weston Pooch Parade from 1-3. Then Sunday, I’ll be doing mini-sessions at Pawsh in Boston. Monday, I will sleep. It’s going to be a fun weekend. Please stop by and say hi in Weston. Last…
This weekend will be very busy for me. Tomorrow, I'll be at the Weston Pooch Parade from 1-3. Then Sunday, I'll be doing mini-sessions at Pawsh in Boston. Monday, I will sleep. It's going to be a fun weekend. Please stop by and say hi in Weston. Last year's event was great. So many good people and dogs. The weather looks like it's going to be good too. I'll have…
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Puppies at Paws in the Park, Pineville NC Last weekend, I was down in North Carolina for the Paws in the Park event. I was invited down to talk about my black dogs project book and meet people at the event. I don’t think I was the celebrity they were…
Puppies at Paws in the Park, Pineville NC Last weekend, I was down in North Carolina for the Paws in the Park event. I was invited down to talk about my black dogs project book and meet people at the event. I don't think I was the celebrity they were hoping I would be but I was glad I could come down. I was able to meet all kinds of…
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Tavi the senior black dog Tavi is such a great dog. I know I say that with almost every dog I get to photograph but people who bring me their dogs have a special bond so it’s not surprising that I would see so many great dogs. Like many dogs I get to…
Tavi the senior black dog Tavi is such a great dog. I know I say that with almost every dog I get to photograph but people who bring me their dogs have a special bond so it's not surprising that I would see so many great dogs. Like many dogs I get to photograph, several have been senior dogs. People know that their dogs won't be with them their whole…
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Toby is my first dog. Growing up, my family had a Dachshund but when she passed away, I didn’t have another dog until Toby. My wife and I adopted him over 11 years ago and it was, at the time the biggest change in my life I had in a long time. Now I’ve…
Toby is my first dog. Growing up, my family had a Dachshund but when she passed away, I didn't have another dog until Toby. My wife and I adopted him over 11 years ago and it was, at the time the biggest change in my life I had in a long time. Now I've moved from the west coast to the east, fell in love, had my heart broken and…
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The usual doggie suspects These four showed up today ready to cause all kinds of trouble. They were so good it even shocked their owners. Once under the lights and getting all the attention, they had a great time and we got some great photos. We started…
The usual doggie suspects These four showed up today ready to cause all kinds of trouble. They were so good it even shocked their owners. Once under the lights and getting all the attention, they had a great time and we got some great photos. We started by taking a photo of each and then put them all together in this shot. Like so many shoots in the studio, most…
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This is Balki. He’s the top dog at Pawsh Dog Boutique in Boston. I’ve been doing mini sessions in Boston through Pawsh and it’s been going really well. Balki and his human kids modeled for my first shoot and we got some really great photos. I’ll share…
This is Balki. He's the top dog at Pawsh Dog Boutique in Boston. I've been doing mini sessions in Boston through Pawsh and it's been going really well. Balki and his human kids modeled for my first shoot and we got some really great photos. I'll share more of them later. We've got a new process together and it's working out well. I'm hoping to do more over the summer and…
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How will you spend your Mother’s Day with your fur child?
How will you spend your Mother's Day with your fur child?
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Leading up to the total solar eclipse on March 20, 2015, photographer Rueben Krabbe had a crazy and ambitious idea: he wanted to photograph skiers in front
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