Bronze 2017 Nature / Pets

Sebastian & Miguel

  • Prize
    Bronze in Nature/Pets
  • Photographer
    Emma O'Brien

Sebastian & Miguel the Dachshunds photographed in their home as part of a private commission.

Photographic artist Emma O’Brien is passionate about capturing the character and personality of her canine subjects and has created several bodies of work focusing on rescue dogs. Emma uses her photography to challenge misconceptions surrounding unwanted dogs, creating powerful portraits where the viewer and subject form an eye-to-eye relationship, inviting the observer to form a connection with the soul of the animal on display. The recipient of multiple international awards for her dog portraits, Emma shoots both private and commercial commissions for clients worldwide.