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    Waterlogged dogs! Photographer captures pooches at bath time

    There is now photographic proof that dogs detest bath time. Dog photographer Sophie Gamand spent time at a groomer's studio to witness the range of emotions shown by soggy pooches.

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    There is now photographic proof that dogs detest bath time. Dog photographer Sophie Gamand photographed a handful of dogs getting bathed at a New York City groomer's studio. Here are her portraits of the adorable — and slightly pathetic — pooches.

    Britney gives a bleak pose while enduring bath time.

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    Gamand photographed more than 12 dogs over the course of two days in pet stylist Ruben Santana's Bronx studio.

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    "The expressions were priceless and really entertaining," Gamand told TODAY.com. "It was magic."

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    Buddy stares down the camera while sitting soaking wet in the studio.

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    "I didn't realize how subtle the expressions were at first," Gamand said. "It was only when I went through the photos later that I noticed the differences."

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    Diamond shows her distaste for the bath.

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    Oscar stood out as one of the most memorable dogs Gamand photographed.

    "He looked so deep, like a sculpture," she recalled. "I really loved his expression. It maybe even had a bit of sadness and was a bit cheeky."

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    Marshmallow endures the process of getting clean.

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    Gamand's photo series won first place in the portraiture category in the Sony World Photography Awards in May. She is now working on a book inspired by the images.

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    Gamand, who is originally from France, has been photographing dogs for four years and looking for a niche project like this to come along.

    "I've been waiting for this for years hoping something would click," she said. "The wet dogs have really changed my life."

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