Images for a Trigger | Westway Studio


My life’s mission has been to do good and put pleasure again out into the world by way of my pictures. I’ve at all times had this unwavering dedication to do… to realize… to make a distinction… and I knew from a younger age that working with and for animals was my calling.

I imply, who wouldn’t wish to spend their complete profession mastering the artwork of getting soiled simply to seize a single second of pet life? (Can’t we agree that animals simply have extra enjoyable?)

As photographers, we’re in a singular place to make pets (and folks, too, I suppose) completely satisfied and enhance the world by way of our artwork. As we speak, I wish to spotlight a number of methods Westway lives out our “pictures for a trigger.”

That is Why We Do What We Do:

To Make Homes Hotter…

“Each time I flip the nook and see the photographs, they make me smile!” – Tammy S.

Two phrases, one hashtag: #nailedit!

One in every of my favourite facets of working with households is seeing lovely paintings of their animal companions go on their partitions. Check out this effective artwork household pet portraiture I had the pleasure of making and putting in!

And Recollections Stronger.

“I had seen Terran’s work with my pal’s canine. The images had been lovely! When my vet instructed me to think about my superior little buddy of 16 years as being on hospice, I knew instantly I needed to do a legacy shoot with Terran and Westway Studio. Terran’s consideration to element, means to work with my canine’s quirks and my very emotional state created a number of memento items. Terran is so compassionate {and professional}. It’s laborious to place into phrases simply how essential the whole course of has been in my means to grieve my little Licorice. I can’t advocate working with Westway Studio sufficient. You’ll not be disenchanted!” – Lisa L.

It doesn’t get any simpler on the intestine or coronary heart to do legacy portrait periods as knowledgeable pet photographer, however it’s oh-so essential and price each tear shed to seize lovely reminiscences like these:

That is why we do what we do: to make good moments good reminiscences… and good reminiscences good reminders… of the enjoyment it’s to like a pet.

Dwelling Out “Undertake Don’t Store”

It’s superb what a great picture can do and much more superb how deceptive a nasty picture may be. Take into account, for a second, a senior rescue canine who’s scared and confused in an unfamiliar place. The setting hardly makes for a cheerful topic, proper? Now think about an animal-loving — however maybe photographically-challenged — volunteer with a cellphone in dim gentle and you’ve got the recipe for a not-so-great adoption image. That is the place Westway’s pictures for a trigger is available in!

By means of our pictures, we’re serving to adoptable senior canines discover their without end properties. Displaying them off in skilled imagery and spreading the phrase on the advantages of adoption.

Annual calendar fundraiser for Lionel’s Legacy

We {photograph} the Lionel’s Legacy senior rescue canines a number of occasions per 12 months, then LL sells sponsorship pages of their annual calendar that may get your identify/enterprise on listed on the web page and assist you to select which rescue pup will get to be featured that month. I volunteer my time, expertise, and fervour to design the calendar and use one in all my commerce printers to get the easiest pricing for Lionel’s Legacy.

We goal to lift $10,000 yearly for the senior canines with this!

Wish to assist, too? Take into account making a donation to Lionel’s Legacy to assist take care of these great pups or select a rescue near your personal coronary heart, and neighborhood, to place a little bit good again into the world.

Giving Again to the Group – Instructing Model

I L-O-V-E educating! Right here’s what I like most about educating others the enjoyment of pictures:

Serving to aspiring photographers obtain a-ha moments of their photographic expertise and enterprise methods — severely, watching these lightbulb moments when every part simply *clicks* is essentially the most rewarding feeling!

Lending help to others who’re having hassle seeing the forest by way of the bushes. Typically an outdoor perspective is all it takes to assist issues come collectively

Sharing data about greatest practices for operating a profitable enterprise. I like serving to others learn to make a dwelling by way of their very own laborious work and dedication. Stay to work, not work to reside.

Serving to others put their very own impression on the world by way of the issues which are essential to them.

^ Terran talking at Animal Picture Makers 2022

Empowering others expands optimistic change.

Whenever you hone a ability set, you ignite ardour. Whenever you ignite ardour, you unfold positivity. Who doesn’t need extra of that?

Expansive impression on the pet trade.

Instructing means extra individuals are actually able to reaching pet mother and father, shelters, rescues, and pet companies with their work. As pets turn into increasingly part of our households, we’re breaking down the stigma of getting lovely portraits created of your pets. We love our pets like kids they usually need to be celebrated and remembered.

Giving again comes naturally if you’re surrounded by issues that encourage you & kick your ardour into excessive gear. What’s that for you?

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