BFF Client Testimonial

Clients are an essential part of every business. BFF clients are some of the very best! Here’s a testimonial from Don Hanson, co-owner of Green Acres Kennel Shop: Deb Bell of Bell’s Imaging and Design completed several photography and graphic design projects for us and Green Acres Kennel Shop, our business. In each case, she […]

Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween from BFF Photography clients Dreidel (left), Luna (center), and Wiggin (right). Remember, pets can get scared of trick or treaters. If you’re home handing out candy, make sure your pets enjoy some quiet time with a treat of their own.

Get Ready for the Holidays with
Festive Holiday Pet Portraits

Get ready for the holidays with festive holiday pet portraits! What if you could capitalize on the cuteness of your pet, get your holiday shopping started, and have a great time doing it? What if you knew that part of the money paid for this enjoyable experience goes to help seniors and people with disabilities […]

Shining a Light on Domestic Violence

Last year, I had the immense honor of being on hand when Jenny Dwyer’s Paw it Forward Foundation held its first BARKK to end the Silence 5K Walk/Run/WOOF. I like to think I woofed as running is not my thing. This event, not expected to be a runaway hit, raised a tidy sum of money […]

Maine Pet & Event Photographer:
L.L. Bean Dog Days of August

August 23: L.L. Bean Dog Days of Summer, Freeport, Maine I was super psyched this summer when I received the go to be one of the vendors at L.L. Bean’s Dog Days of August event. With a background in journalism, I adore wandering around photographing dogs and their people. I grew up in Harpswell, Maine, […]

Maine Pet & Event Photographer: Boatyard Dogs

August 10: Maine Boats, Homes, & Harbor’s Boatyard Dog Trials, Rockland, Maine “Enjoy other people’s wet dogs.” That’s one of the taglines that the Maine Boats, Homes, and Harbors Show staff use when talking about the World Championship Boatyard Dog Trials. These happen on the last day of the MBHH Boat Show. The tagline’s right. […]

Maine Pet & Event Photographer: Bangor Bark for Life

June 14: Bark for Life, Bangor, Maine There’s no greater pleasure than to see people coming together for a cause. It’s just a bonus when those same people are pet owners. On June 14, the Greater Bangor Bark for Life committee, an offshoot of the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life, held their third annual event […]

Maine Pet & Event Photographer:
Bark for Life Portland

May 4: Bark for Life, Portland, Maine While this event was canceled within hours of starting, the second annual Bark for Life of Greater Portland managed to bring some money for cancer research. If you had been there among the high winds, thumbnail-sized pieces of hail, and pelting rain, you’d have known that Mainer’s are […]

BFF Photography Studio Policy on the Use of Shock Collars & Negative Reinforcement

Having a portrait taken of your pet should be fun. It shouldn’t be painful. Pet photography sessions with Bell’s Furry Friends Photography are usually fun for you and your pet. Bell Furry Friends Photography’s studio policy is that the use of the following is prohibited: Choke chains Prong collars Electronic collars, also known as shock […]

Upcoming Event: Bark for Life of Greater Portland

Since 2012, I’ve been the official photographer for the Greater Bangor Bark for Life. It is a non-competitive walk that raises funds for the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life. Only this event includes dogs who are often co-survivors for humans with cancer. They may also be affected by cancer themselves. I love this event. […]

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