Meow

I know there is a long-standing debate (which will never be resolved) about whether a dog or a cat is “better” or more desirable as a pet. I would be on the side of the dog-lovers if the discussion was strictly about unending love, affection and loyalty, but I also find cats fascinating. Some cats are quite […]

Giant George: Life with the World’s Biggest Dog

Today, April 10, 2012 marks the release of the North American version of Giant George: Life with the World’s Biggest Dog, published by Grand Central Publishing. It was originally released in the UK, Australia and New Zealand last year. My photographs were on both the front and back covers of the original release. It is […]

Westminster Valentine Doggies

Monday is Valentine’s Day, but it’s also the start of the 135th annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show – the second oldest sporting event in the country. It will be held at Madison Square Garden & aired on television Monday and Tuesday night. See the following link for coverage times. http://www.westminsterkennelclub.org/2011/show/tv.html Now we know not […]

“Hey you: I’m ready for my close-up!”

Sometimes the tabletop “product shot” is not a product at all, but rather a trio of show dogs in the studio for their magazine photo shoot! This is Nancy Hill with her Pekingnese Butch, Tinkerbell & Sundance captured in an “in-between takes” moment during their session. Need a portrait of your dog or a gift certificate […]

Martha Lochert Photography

… a sampling of some of my work. Call me if you need commercial photography, studio headshots, senior portraits, pet photos, publicity photos for bands or solo musicians, product shots photographed or special event coverage such as weddings, Mitzvahs or corporate events. http://www.MarthaLochertPhotography.com (520) 290-6322 Active board member of: http://www.asmptucson.org

Giant George

Well, it’s official: Guinness has confirmed that Tucson, Arizona’s George, the Great Dane,  is not only the tallest living dog in the world, but the tallest dog EVER recorded. Congratulations George on your new ranking in the Guinness World Book of Records! George measures  43″ from floor to shoulder and is 7 feet 3 inches […]

Today’s BIG post…

This is George. He’s a Great Dane. George had a fun time and was very cooperative at his first studio photo session a few weeks ago. He is excited today because his person (Dave) is filing the paperwork for Guinness World Book of Records. George is a big boy. He stands 43″ tall from the floor to the […]