I founded stayMor
I founded stayMor.com
photography while living in a Chicago apartment
back in 1994.
I had left the New York Times and the
editorial side of the photo industry and was
starting to offer my journalistic eye to
families and wedding clients.
late 90’s I was a homeowner with a big back yard
and was finally able to have a dog, my first as
an adult. I
added dog portraits to my list of services.
one of the first photographers in the country to
promote this concept.
Life circumstances (twins, divorce, moves
and breast cancer) put this idea on hold for
almost 10 years.
Eventually, I was fortunate enough to come back
to my love for photography and decided to focus
my camera only on
was always DOG-ga-ga as a child.
Now that I am older and my businesses are
all dog-centric, I am often called “The Dog
Lady” around my hometown of Wayne, PA.
ART PETraits are the backbone of stayMor.com
but I have added other (all inter-related) dog
photography models that are slightly different
but feed my soul and drive my passion — photos + dogs = my kind of LOVE!
If you arrived here, my NEWEST venture—2DOGstore.com,
then you are a dog lover and a kindred spirit.
I would welcome any inquiries about the
services below; or to discuss, editorial
assignments, graphics & branding, licensing
images, summer internship programs, PAWtriotic
products or just to “talk dog”— please feel free
to Bark Back!
FINE ART PETraits
– This commission takes place in your backyard,
park, beach or location
of your choosing.
Fetching, rolling and running are all
encouraged—sitting is not required.
All images are shot in B&W.
Following the session, the artist spends
3-4 weeks editing, sizing, toning, duo-toning
and hand-painting a select group of images.
These are then assembled into a unique
collage that creates a visual artistic
puzzle-piece story about your pet(s).
The fine art composite (click to see
samples) is signed, titled and editioned by the
Group Sessions are available if all “PAWticipants”
are in the same
lodging is shared between the individual
– Is a “DOGone Studio-on-the-Go” that travels to
These photo shoots are
pre-booked through your doggie day care
The group sessions are usually tied to a
specific HoliDOG with a customized photo product
and framed print as part of the package.
The treat bags are delivered back to your
day care facility before the upcoming holiday.
images in black-and-white with an artistic
creating classic portraits of your pet(s) while
at doggie day care.
– A private studio located at the heart of the
enterprises in Wayne, PA, where our moto is
“More Dogs Are Better Than One”.
Dogs come for a day of play and once
acclimated to the “denvironment”, the formal
photo session of sitting & staying is executed
in the studio, lit with an oversized soft box
and a neutral backdrop
(click to see samples).
Following the B&W shoot, time for toning
and adding other artisic techniques to the
images is needed before posting a selection to
an online gallery.
enlargements (any size up to 11” x 17”) are
– Offers a
database of professional breed specific dog
photographs by fine art photographer Stacey P.
The dog archive of images can be selected
and customized onto all kinds of gift giving pet
products, greeting cards, handbags, wallets,
belt buckles and more!
Fetch your breed and pick your product to
create a truly one-of-a-kind item with beautiful
photography showcasing your favorite type of
has photographed your dog during one of the
above types of shoots—check to see if your dog
is in the
Go “dig for bones” to put your dog in a
bag and “heel home”!
+ GIFT = PHOTO INSPIRED DOGzines