Bottle Lighting

Bottle Lighting and Element Shooting – Masterclass

Working as a professional photographer can see me test-shoot for a client. This is an opportunity for me to learn about the clients products and practice my skills. This masterclass takes you through a real test shoot, and see’s me getting to grips with a bottle shot in the studio.

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Essential Preparation

Essential Preparation for A High Quality Product Shot

Essential Preparation and care before we shoot any image is very important if we want to reduce the chance of mistakes happening that we then have to ‘fix’ in retouching. Whether you do your own retouching or give it to someone else, wasting post production time to correct basic errors is not a professional approach to working.

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Premium Looking Image_Product Photography Course

Masterclass on How to Shoot a Premium Looking Image

You have just been asked to supply a hero product shot, a Premium Looking Image. Do you know and understand the process involved? What do you need to do to raise the level of your photography to a high standard of creativity? I can help you start this process with this Masterclass.

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Visual Communication in Practice

Visual Communication in Practice

Visual Language in Practice. Have you seen PS Top Tip Session 4? This article supports that session where we discuss the topic of talking visually through images. What should we be aware of to make us better communicators? Watch both of these articles to improve your visual language skills

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Lighting Types in use

Lighting Types and Their Uses

This article updates you on my thought processes about lighting types, and what I think is good for product photography and why. Technology is moving quickly and now there is more choice than ever for the discerning photographer

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Simplify your set up

Simplifying Your Set Up

In this article, we are looking at tweaking the mindset and approach when considering your set up. It’s very important when starting off, that your set up stays simple and basic. There will be plenty of opportunity to go crazy soon enough! Very often we see tutorials and examples of work from pro photographers, like…

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product photographers kit

PS TOP TIP SESSION 1 – A Product Photographers Kit!

I go to great lengths to let you know it is not necessary to have lots of kit to starting off on your product photography journey. However, If you really want to know what I would recommend you have around when setting up a studio, here are my thoughts. I hope you have as many laughs watching it as I had making it!

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