How to Photograph Cats (Oct, 1955)

Apparently Walter Chandoha is the man who invented the internet (video).

WALTER CHANDOHA. world’s most famous cat photographer, tells how

You can now take “MAGAZINE COVER” PICTURES of YOUR CAT

“For anyone with a camera! Exclusive new book shares my professional secrets!”

Only 25c and 3 Puss ‘n Boots labels

For first time Chandoha explains, in beautifully designed and printed book, how to pose your cat…set camera… take “magazine-cover quality” photos in black-and-white, color! DOs and DON’Ts can save you dollars on wasted shots. Can’t be bought in stores. Send coupon now!

Chandoha’s cat-models must always be alert, handsome, cooperative. That’s why he regularly feeds them Puss ‘n Boots. Made of fresh-caught whole fish, finely ground with seven selected cereals. Unequalled for good nutrition! At food stores everywhere.

SOME OF THE CHANDOHA SECRETS IN “HOW TO PHOTOGRAPH YOUR CAT”

Posing cats. Cat psychology. Getting cat to pose when he won’t cooperate. Kittens, puppies, children.

Shooting techniques, indoors and out. Backgrounds. Close-ups. Lighting without elaborate equipment. Color shots. This chapter alone can save you many times cost of book… through color film that otherwise might be misused.

Movies of cats and kittens … and how to be sure they “move.”

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8 comments
  1. Ian says: August 18, 20118:13 am

    Actually he was/still is? a professional cat and fauna photographer…

  2. Hirudinea says: August 18, 20118:27 am

    Now I could make a joke about taking pictures of pussies at this point but I’m above that. Ahhhhh, those kittens are cute!

  3. BrianC says: August 18, 20119:33 am

    Nothing creepy about that guy…

  4. Charlene says: August 18, 20119:44 am

    With the money he’s made as a freelancer over the past 40 years, he can haz all the cheezburgers he wants.

  5. Rick s. says: August 18, 201110:31 am

    He looks a bit like Assad, the Syrian president. He’d look more like him if his neck was longer.

    Rick

  6. Mike says: August 18, 201111:03 am

    I thought he looked like Remy.

  7. Don F says: August 18, 201112:17 pm

    I think he looks like Dick Smothers . . . .

  8. Daryl says: August 18, 20114:30 pm

    He looks like the head guy in Green Lantern

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