Steve is recognized for his high quality work and is sought out by
owners of performance dogs throughout the Mid-Atlantic area who desire
the extra special photo that is more than just another picture.

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Steve Surfman has been photographing animals for more than thirty five years.  He has won numerous awards for his striking photographs which capture the beauty, energy, and enthusiasm that animals display in competition and in everyday life.

Steve has photographed dogs at some of the most prestigious events, including the Westminster Kennel Club, the national specialties of Golden Retrievers, Scottish Deerhounds, Whippets, Rhodesian Ridgebacks, and Borzoi, the AKC National Lure Coursing Championships, ASFA International Invitational, All Star Obedience, Agility, and Rally Championships, and the National Gun Dog Championship.
His work has been published in the AKC Gazette, Portal Publications, National Geographic Website, major United States newspapers and numerous breed specific publications.

Were the photos from your last national specialty memorable?  Have pictures from your event appeared in national dog publications?  Would you like to commemorate your event and the awards with a pictorial that will endure for years to come?  Have your club’s members requested top notch photography to capture their accomplishments?  Consider Steve Surfman Photography for your next event.

Steve has photographed dogs at large and diverse venues such as Camp Gone to the Dogs, unique events like Dock Diving Dogs, and challenging indoor locations with dim lighting.  Steve uses the same state of the art equipment that is used by major news organizations.  Multiple viewing options are available for the participants at your venue, such as proof sheets, prints, and computer viewing stations.  After the event, images are posted on the internet for viewing and purchase.  All prints are produced at professional photo labs for a quality product.  High resolution digital files are also available for purchase for use in advertising and publications.

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