Since the artist works from photos, the more detail she can see, the more she can paint.
We recommend a clear, good-quality photo that shows off your pet's personality to base your portrait on. Better photos usually translate into the best paintings. If you have multiple pets in your painting, subjects can be combined from separate photographs. Just make sure the perspective in each pet's photo is similar. Here are some tips on getting a good photo of your pet:
We also understand that you may have a limited selection of photos to choose from. If we're creating a memorial portrait, just provide the best photos you have along with reference photos and the artist can work from there.