Monday, 21 November 2011
Enchanting Images of Animals...
They say that you should never work with children or animals...
But photographer Mark Taylor defies that saying - with adorable results.
Following in the footsteps of his late mother Jane Burton, Mark produces enchanting images of animals playing with others or just amusing themselves.
From tiny kittens and dogs, to bouncing bunnies and guinea pigs, Mark captures unique shots which show the lighter side of nature.
That's a lot harder to achieve than the effortlessly charming finished product might suggest.
Mark commented: 'It ranges from quite easy - I would never describe it as very easy - to extremely difficult.'
'There are some occasions where I get nothing because the animal just doesn't like being in the studio.'
And apparently cats, rather than any bigger or more violent animals, make the most difficult subjects.
'Cats tend to be more difficult than dogs because they are more wary. A cat that is frightened can only look frightened.'
He insisted: 'It is important to understand this is not an easy job. It might seem like a nice cushy number, but it's a lot of hard work.'
Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2062294/Say-cheese-Purr-fect-pictures-sweeter-animal-kingdom.html#ixzz1dwbe7Ajs