Steve Jefford is a specialist in canine photography, having firmly
established himself as a popular photographer on the dog showing scene and with
DOG WORLD readers.
shares his home with his wife Sharon and his daughter Stephanie & the family’s
seven dogs and his daughter Steph enjoys
their Pointers and Wire Fox Terriers.
attended, photographed and even judged horse shows for over 28 years,
but it was
a broken wrist which brought about a break of another kind. Steve
attended canine championship shows with his ever-present trade stand
thanks to his reputation in equestrian photography, which included the big
international dressage shows at Goodwood, he was approached to take
photographs of dog shows in the early ‘90s.
WORLD prides itself on using passionate and professional photographers,
it was a
natural progression for Steve to start working for the newspaper in July
continues to attend shows most weekends, soaking up the atmosphere and variety of
Self-taught, Steve has learnt through trial and error what works best for
dogs, putting them at ease and making the process enjoyable.
takes his state-of-the-art mobile studio to shows so, whatever the weather,
captures the best photographs of exhibitors. An extensive range of pictures
is put on his website
so customers can choose and order
prints from the comfort of their own homes. Designed by Steve himself, the
user-friendly, easy to navigate and contains a helpful FAQ section.
the beautiful Arundel area of West Sussex, Steve covers a large area
Hampshire, Bedford, Luton and Norfolk, as well as Discover Dogs and
is happy to travel and regularly attends kennels for on-location shoots.