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About lisafrancescon

Lisa is a portrait artist who uses photography as part of a process to capture the personality of animals and the special relationship they have with their owners. Based out of Moline Illnois, she travels throughout the Midwest providing timeless images of family pets. Her fine art portraits can be viewed at various pet businesses throughout the Iowa/Illinois Quad Cities. Lisa holds a Master’s Degree in Education from Western Illinois University and taught in the public schools for many years. She continues to teach photography classes in her studio covering a wide range of topics. Her class sizes are small so she can offer her students a hands-on experience and individual attention. Lisa is a Certified Professional Photographer and has been awarded the Master of Photography and Photographic Craftsman degrees through the Professional Photographers of America. She is a member of the American Society of Photographers, one of the most prestigious photographic associations in the world and an association that must be invited into through photographic achievement. Among her many awards and accolades, Lisa has been recognized as one of the top 10 photographers in Illinois in both 2015 and 2016 from the Associated Professional Photographers of Illinois.

QC Paws Top Pet Model contestant – Elsa

The QC Paws Top Model contest is in full gear and I am thrilled to introduce Elsa.   This stunning pup has an awesome story.    Gotta love a “Foster Fail”.  Coming from a rescue in Chicagoland, this sweetheart made … Continue reading

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Francescon Portraiture Pet Session Experience

Have you booked a pet session at Francescon Portraiture?  Wondering what it’s going to be like?   From the minute we chat about your session to the the day we deliver your images, we will take care of you every … Continue reading

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QC Paws Next Top Pet Model

Does your pet have what it takes to be the QC Paws Next Top Pet Model? Pets of all sizes and shapes are invited to compete for this coveted title! Call Lisa at 309.269.5013 to schedule your session! Here’s how … Continue reading

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Giving Shelter Dogs a Second Chance, Moline Illinois Pet Photographer

I am so pleased to announce that I have been partnering with QC Paws  www.qcpaws.org  to provide professional portraiture for shelter animals who are looking for families. On Friday evening, WQAD Moline joined us at the shelter to do a … Continue reading

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Loca’s Portrait Session

A few weeks ago, I had the honor and pleasure of photographing Loca and her Daddy in the studio. Loca’s story does not have a pleasant beginning.  Rescued from a horrible situation, she arrived at her new home severely underweight … Continue reading

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Mallard Pointe Kennels Photoshoot

A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure of spending a couple of days out at Mallard Pointe Kennel in Coal Valley, Illinois.   I had a blast with the owners, Blair and Julie as we photographed the dogs and … Continue reading

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Percy the Therapy Dog

Last week, I had the pleasure of having Percy visit the studio.  This gentle giant loved having is portrait made.  Even more, he loved having a cuddle afterwards.   His family chose one of the new digital packages that we … Continue reading

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