I give tips for taking good reference photos for my custom pet paintings. I love painting portraits of cats, dogs, and other animals in rainbow colors. To make a painting of your pet, I need an awesome photo!

Some photos are very cute, but they do not always work well as a reference for a painting. In this video, I show examples of photos that are not good as references and photos that have worked well. I also show examples of my finished paintings.

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