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PINNED POST : Tips on your Own Photography for Designers and Makers

Product photography tips for designer makers and creatives. These will help you achieve the best possible photography with limited budgets and equipment. I regularly write new articles and blog posts, so don’t forget to check back here.


99 Designs

Choosing and Hiring a Photographer

 


Folksy

Product Photography Basics – Quick & Easy Ways to Get Better Product Shots

A Step-by-Step Guide to Photographing and Styling More Traditional Products

 

Progressive Greetings Online / PG Buzz
How to…Photograph Greetings Cards

 

Rise Shine and Design, Blog Series

This blog series delves into creating a story through your use of photography, how to light your work. Keeping things consistent in terms of style. It then moves on to technique and practical advice, finishing with advice on creating your very own studio.

Creating a Story

Lighting your Work

Style and Consistency

Technique and Practical Advice

Create your Very Own Studio


Further articles and Interviews.


Aura Creative Media

Why is professional photography an asset to you and your brand?


Great British Exchange

Three Tips to Improve your Brands Photography


Howling Moon PR

DIY Product Photography


Make it in Design

Interview


EXTERNAL LINKS

We’re going to start posting some articles here that we feel are very helpful in understanding product photography further.

Starting off with this article from Wix

Product Photography 101: The Guide for Small Business Owners

 

For all shoot I supply the full size high resolution images, and if you require further sizes from there you can either do those yourself or I can upload additional copies for you – this is obviously an additional charge, if you are wanting to do this yourself there’s several different ways, most designers will have a copy Adobe Photoshop, and please see https://photofocus.com/photography/adobe-tip-save-time-in-photoshop-with-the-image-processor-script/
If you don’t have Photoshop there are several online apps that can always do this for you – such as https://tinyjpg.com/
One last one if you’re a Windows user, this was actually recommended by a client, its an app to download https://www.bricelam.net/ImageResizer/ this one is very handy and easy to use, after installing, simply click right mouse button on an icon and the rest is easy.
I like this article by Farrow and Ball on how different light affects colours, something which is very important in photography. Direction of windows has a dramatic effect too, so if you’re creating your own place within your home to carry out photography, take a look at this

https://www.farrow-ball.com/how-light-affects-colour