Personal Project


Chelsea, Vinnie, Bear & Nickita / J Shantz Photography Edmonton Pet Photographer

Meet Chelsea Weiman-Jones of Vitality Images  . Chelsea is one busy lady.  Honestly, I don’t know where she finds all her energy and drive.  Not only is she a talented photographer, she is also an… Read More

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Krista, Bull & Tuhka / J Shantz Photography Edmonton Pet Photographer

Meet Krista, of Photography by Krista White.  Krista is primarily a Newborn & Child Photographer.  When I first met Krista she was located here in St Albert but moved last winter to a fabulous acreage… Read More

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Susie, Nigel & Tia / J Shantz Photography Edmonton Dog Photographer

Meet Susie of Images Studios in Cold Lake, Alberta.  I had the pleasure of visiting Susie in her home back in early June. It was a bit of a drive and they were having a… Read More

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Marlene & Daisy / J Shantz Photography Edmonton Dog Photographer

Meet Marlene & Daisy. Marlene is a portrait & wedding photographer from Lacombe, Alberta. Her business is Painted Light Photography.  Like many photographers in small town Alberta she photographs a variety of genres. Marlene is… Read More

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Sarah & Weezy / J Shantz Photography Edmonton Pet Photographer

Sarah is a portrait and wedding photographer in Edmonton.  Her business name is Sarah Mavro Photography. Our Photogs & Their Dogs was our first meeting in person.  I had been following her on social media… Read More

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Jillian & Lily / J Shantz Photography Edmonton Dog Photographer

Photogs & Their Dogs Jillian & Lily I met Jillian back in February 2017.  We were both taking in a pricing workshop with Dana Pugh.  On a side note if you are a photographer and… Read More

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Allan, Zoe and Oz / J Shantz Photography Edmonton Dog Photographer

Meet fellow photographer Allan Bailey and his 2 dogs Oz (above) and Zoe (below).  Allan and I go way back to the NAIT Photographic Technology program.  Class of 1999.  Allan and his little pack are… Read More

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Photogs & Their Dogs

Late in 2017 I was contacted by a fellow photographer for portrait session of her and her dog.  Photographing a another photographer is always something that brings about some nerves in me. I don’t really… Read More

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Lauren & Bandana / J Shantz Photography Edmonton Dog Photographer

These 2 are the inspiration for my project.  These images are from their winter session with me.  I had planned to photograph them again specifically for this project but sadly Bandana passed away before we… Read More

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