Indirect light and studio-type background cloth.

Shot on the shady side of a building.

Indirect light and cloth backgdrop. The shade was from trees.

A good light for this black dog.

Indirect light under the roof of a porch.

Concrete wall background.

Direct sunlight, somewhat filtered by thin clouds. Good expressions. Not a great background, but adequate.
Indirect light with splashes of sunlight, cloth background. Having 2 or more animals in a photo can make it more interesting.
photos: joyce fay

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