Pugs take such great pictures! The Chinese Pug is one of the most photogenic breeds of all the purebred dogs. With wrinkled noses and flat faces, Pugs make great photogenic subjects. Pug pictures are great to use in your home, in scrapbooks, as computer wallpaper or a screen saver.
When deciding where to find the best Pug pictures, ask yourself what you want to use the pictures for. If you want a Pug picture for computer wallpaper, a screen saver, or to upload to a digital photo frame, you need a digital Pug picture. Digital pictures are Pug pictures that you can view, save and copy on your computer. Perhaps the best source of digital Pug pictures is the Worldwide Web. Search for Pug pictures on any well-known search engine, and you will soon see 560,000 results for the search. You’ll see Pugs dressed up in costumes, puppy Pugs and even drawings of Pugs.
When you save pictures from the Internet, be sure you aren’t using copyrighted pictures without permission. Most web sites have a link to their Terms of Service located at the bottom of the web page. Click the terms of service to see if you are allowed to copy pictures. There are sites that let you download Pug pictures for free; they are easy to find if you search for “free Pug pictures”.
For between one dollar and two and a half dollars you can buy professional quality Pug pictures from a stock photo web site. With stock photos that you pay a small fee to use, you can assure yourself that the artist is going to be compensated for his or her photography. At most stock photo web sites there are hundreds of cute Pug pictures to choose from. Stock photos are marked so you can’t copy them, but they are well worth the nominal fee you pay for a photo you know you will love. If you want to buy stock Pug pictures over the Internet, you will need to use a credit card or an online account like Paypal.
Portrait style paintings of Pugs are rare, but you can find them if you look hard. Visit antique stores, thrift stores and estate sales in your area. Tell the proprietors that you are looking for Pug portraits, and they will keep an eye out for Pug pictures for you and call you when they find them.
When professional dog shows come to town, a small retail mini-mall travels with them. When you go to a dog show, you will have opportunities to purchase many items themed toward purebred dogs, including Pugs. Going to a dog show, you are almost certain to find Pug pictures, watercolors and chalk drawings, and even artists who will paint a custom oil painting or water color of your pet.
The Pug is an easy target for a caricaturist. If you want to have a caricature picture of a Pug, take your Pug (or someone else’s Pug) to a state or county fair. Caricature artists almost always set up a booth at these events, and you can buy a Pug caricature for about twenty dollars.