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Making portraits that reach into your story
and the greatness that is always there.

  • Thanks for the gorgeous pictures! I always thought of myself as un-photogenic and I was uncomfortable having photos taken of me. Now I feel so different! I feel so good about myself and we had a lot of fun.Tricia R.
  • Julia inspired me to discover my inner beauty. Her love of photography shines through.E. Louise Whiting
  • Julia makes you feel like you just stepped outside of yourself and into a magical world where you feel beautiful and confident. Thanks for a great photo session!Britteny G.
  • I was so grateful that Julia was able to take a professional head shot for my profile image right before I was being considered for a new job. She respected my time and did a great job!Sean D.
  • Julia is truly a creative artist and she really cares for each family member and makes being photographed a personal experience. It really shows in her work.Corey S.
  • Julia is an amazing photographer. I was nervous and she made me feel at ease immediately. I would highly recommend her!  Kristina P.
  • Julia is an amazing photographer. I was nervous and she made me feel at ease immediately. I would highly recommend her!Kristina P.
  • It's clear to see that Julia loves her craft and she brings out the best in people through her beautiful work. I would recommend Julia to anyone looking for something special in a portrait. She can capture the magic for you. Stacie D.
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Services

Portraits

A Curvology portrait captures the wonder and curiosity, the gentle or macho of your pets & their personality. They are all individual, they are all unique. Don’t miss these years with them that are the hidden jewels. Whether it is in action, playing, or posing - we have volumes of patience to capture what defines your dog or cat. It is fun & rewarding to make your pet a part of our family. Give a special gift and create lasting memories. You will treasure your pictures for years to come.  

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Products

Our products are designed for inspiration. They tell the story that comes through you and the forever eyes of the pets you love. We have choices that will suit your personal taste and your budget. They won’t go out of style and are made to be passed down through generations.

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Prices

Our session comes with a promise, if you are not thrilled with your pictures we give your money back. You will have a chance to decide what you love and select your own customized package. Keeping it simple is the best way we can let you know how important you are to us. And how much we want you to enjoy your creative portrait pet experience. 

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Curvology Photography Studio

About The Photographer

Photography Julie Raymond

Love Life's Curves
I consider myself a Curvologist - a student of curves of every kind. I believe curves in life and nature and especially in the wet nose kisses of our animal friends can make us breathe a little deeper.  Curves are that compelling feeling expressed in a photograph that captures distinctly what you love. 

Life Threw Me a Curve, and Here I Am
I founded my business after spending years working weekends, nights and holidays in the mental health field. But the real push came when I lost several family members and a friend in a short span of time. The curve most heart-breaking was the loss of my husband. Our daughter and son were teens at the time. A friend and photographer lovingly urged us to make a family portrait. It was so powerful for each of us in our own way. To reclaim what the word Family meant in our lives was a gift. The photographer helped to portray what a hundred words couldn’t say. When we adopted Sadie, our husky-mix, our lives were forever changed in a most magic sort of way. She healed our body, mind and soul. Her twirly-girly energy melted our hearts like soft serve butter. Sadie has inspired me to lend my lens to take images of dogs and other animal family members as a full-time pet photographer.   

My Experience as a Curvologist 
I am located in Meridian, Idaho. I graduated from the Rocky Mountain School of Photography (RMSP) and have studied photography at the Art Institute of Colorado. I am also an active member of Professional Photographers of America (PPA). I have loved photography since childhood - I carried my Nikon FM everywhere: to the summit of the South Teton and throughout the Rocky Mountain region, Mexico and Canada. Today, when I am not in the studio or on location, you will find me hanging out with my dog, exploring my new home state of Idaho, and catching up with my kids via Snap or Instagram. I am a natural optimist, a risk-taker who has jumped out of a perfectly good airplane trusting only to a canopy of silk. I get excited about new things easily and I choose to (mostly) face my fears and (mostly) live in the present time zone (the same one we all share). To learn more about me and where I love to bring my camera, visit my blog. 

Is There a Curve You Want to Capture?
Does your dog do fab tricks? Does she vibe with non-stop chaos over a ball, or is chilling & relaxing in a special place more like it? We'll go on-location in your home, or we can create a clean, classic, detailed image in a session that takes place in our studio. We also scout out locations that will suit your dog's personality & comfort level for a good balance of close-up, candid & posed shots.  

I know it’s the way a photo makes me feel that holds a special place in my heart.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Professional Photographers of America

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Thank you for taking the time to get to know us! We would love a chance to get to know you and your pet(s), your space, or anything else that pertains to your inquiry.

PH - (303) 476.1262
EM -  Julia@curvologystudio.com