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Tag : Advertising Photography

Great Product Photography

5 Tips for great Product Photography

Great product photography is harder to achieve than it looks. The good news is that it is not too difficult to get right as long as there is clarity about what you are trying to achieve. Clarity Clarity about the point of the photograph. Think about where the photograph will be seen – social media? Print? Web Site? Each platform brings with it some requirements – print for example needs to be high definition. Web sites need smaller files for […]

Focus Stack

How to Photograph Jewellery

Photographing Jewellery is one of the most difficult tasks in photography. Tiny, highly reflective, nuanced objects are a nightmare! This post tackles the problems, suggests answers and prescribes one successful method that solves the conundrum of how to photograph jewellery. These are the major problems that you’ll have to deal with. Reflections of the camera and the studio Showing the light inĀ gemstones Dirt on the pieces Depth of Field Lenses   Reflections There is no way of eliminating all reflections […]

Moonshine & Fuggles Gin

Win Free Photoshoot this September!

Win free photoshoot this September! We’re designing a new wave of marketing activity and I thought the best thing to do would be to find out why people buy photography and how they find their photographers, from the people that do – so we’re asking our friends and customers to help us out. In return for you answering just sixteen questions – less than five minutes of your time, we’ll be giving away three free photoshoots in our Birmingham Studio. […]

Effective Content Strategies

Autumn Catalogue Photography

Autumn Catalogue Photography is upon us. Autumn approaches swiftly and its our favourite time of year, the colours and textures are never so good in the UK.   To celebrate, we’ve put together one of our “Story of the Shot” presentations – take a look and see how we create our signature “Inspired by Nature” look. We’ve used a shoot we did for Sara Preisler Gallery in Birmingham last autumn.   The problem faced by many designers and crafts people […]

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