I absolutely LOVE Instagram and shamefully admit, I probably (definitely) spend way too much time on it.
One of the reasons why I can't get enough of Instagram is because I love taking photos. For as long as I can remember, I've been
While I can proudly say that my photos have come a long way since the '90s, I'm by no means a pro. I just really love taking pictures. Nowadays, most of my photos are of my dachshund, Rocket and I've created an Instagram account entirely dedicated to him.
Somewhere around 2016, I realized that I could turn my Instagram account into a business and thus my blog was born, and my Instagram started to grow.
I love the flexibility that having my own biz gives me. I can work on my blog from anywhere in the world or just stay at home in my pj's all day if I want 🙂
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Whether you want to take better photos for your own enjoyment or want to build a business as I did, here are 5 ways to take Instagram-worthy photos of your dog.
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You don't need an expensive camera to take great photos. You just have to know how to use what you have. Cell phone cameras have come a long way so if you don't own a point and shoot or DSLR camera, you can still take great photos. If you are using a cell phone, proper lighting and editing are a must. I'll discuss this in the next section.
If you really want to up your game, you can invest in a DSLR camera. Growing my business was a priority, so a DSLR was worth it. I'll let you in on a little secret though- my DSLR is entry level, and any amateur can use it!
Behold the Canon EOS Rebel T6. You can get the camera, two lenses, tripod, memory cards and a flash in a bundle for under $400.00! My husband bought this bundle for me a couple of years ago, and it's the best gift I have ever received. I use it almost every day. This baby has taken thousands of photos and does not disappoint 🙂…