Sophie Gamand is a French photographer living and working in New York. Since 2010, she has been focusing on pets (especially dogs) and our relationship to them, exploring the Human through dogs.

Her work has gained international recognition in 2014, through her Wet Dog series. Her work has been featured notably on The Huffington Post, Time out New York and London, the Daily Mail, The Mirror, Telegraph, Guardian, The Week, The Independant, La Repubblica, El Colombiano, CNN, Yahoo, MSN, This is Colossal, Feature Shoot, View, the Wall Street Journal, on TODAY show The Talk, Buzzfeed, Laughing Squid, Andrew Sullivan’s The Dish, Daily Candy, Gawker, My Modern Metropolis, Twenty Two
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The Wet Dog series won 1st place in the Portraiture category of the prestigious Sony World Photography Awards 2014.

Sophie also donates photography time and expertise to animal charities and shelters. Check her charitable work here: www.StrikingPaws.com.