What Is The Best Way To Edit Non-Destructively In Photoshop CC?

We’ve all been there before, spending time editing a photograph and realising that you have caused the image to degrade so much that it just isn’t good enough. This is where the concept of non-destructive editing within Photoshop comes into play as a fantastic way to preserve as much of the quality of the original […]

Lighting Terms That A Product Photographer Needs To Know – Part 1

There are countless terms out there in the world of photography that any commercial photographer or product photographer of any type should be aware of. When we narrow this down to lighting terms, there are many to get your head around and understand. We’ve put together a shortlist of some key terms that we feel […]

Breaking Product Photographer Rules Can Lead to Better Results

We will all have read about the fundamental rules in photography, often finding sources that argue against those rules to make it even more confusing. As a result, it can be difficult as a product photographer or packshot studio to move away from standard, safe rules that people live by such as the rule of […]

A Product Photography Guide to Reflections

We often write about lighting and its importance in the world of product photography. What we haven’t discussed quite as much is the topic of reflections and the role they play in photography, particularly in more challenging areas such as jewellery photography. Overview of reflections Let’s start with the fundamental rule of reflection. Should a […]

Our Guide to the Best Black and White Product Photography

Some of the most captivating product images and marketing campaigns have included black and white shots. However, when you remove the colour from a photograph, it can be difficult for a commercial photographer to add a voice and story in the same way. As a result, we believe anyone working in product photography needs to […]

Interesting Camera Features That Will Transform Your Photos

There are some truly wonderful and exciting features that many modern cameras have, which many professionals in product photography forget to use. This is in part because a lot of the cameras do most of the hard work for you, or each packshot photographer has it customised to their own preference. We’ve put together some […]

The Advantages of Using Top light in Product Photography

We’ve covered lighting in many articles over the years and as a product photographer or packshot studio, it will form one of the most important aspects of every shoot. However, we believe the idea of using a top light delivers real benefits that other types of lighting simply don’t offer. This is particularly useful for […]

Top Editing Tips For A Product Photographer

As a product photographer, you will be doing your best to get stunning images that your clients will love. One part of this process is the editing phase and we’ve put together some top tips for editing your images. This is particularly important when working with small, intricate or highly detailed products, such as jewellery […]

6 Fantastic Tricks for Food and Drink Photography

Working in the world of product photography, you get the opportunity to work on a range of products, brands and sectors. It may be clothing photography one week, or food photography the next and today we are going to highlight some fantastic tricks for getting stunning food and drink product photographs. Colourful Images It may […]

Why 360-Degree Product Photographs Are So Important

A 360-degree product photograph has become one of the most important shots for any product photographer or packshot studio. This is in part due to the competitive nature of e-commerce and the need to find innovative ways to improve conversion rates. Compare an e-commerce store to a bricks and mortar store. Your customers can’t interact […]