"You can choose to go with your dog's energy and get on the ground and move around with him while he is playing — and don't be inhibited! Shoot lots of pictures, and you will learn from the results. Sometimes amazing photos come from this kind of loose approach.
"For something more posed, you can motivate your dog for still moments with treats and affection. It helps to have a partner with you. Dogs often want to please their owners, so you're likely to capture something that you will cherish."