Why is attention to detail such an important attribute of still life photographers? This article attempts to explain, using examples of e-commerce and advertising photography.
Workflow extremely important within the highly technical world of product photography. This article takes you through my personal post production workflow, delving into Photoshop and explaining why and what I do.
Advertising photography is quite possibly one of the most complex and in-depth forms of photography. Standards are sky high and as such I utilise every tool at my disposal to get the job done. Why, however, do some amateurs view Photoshop negatively? I examine that idea here.
Learning how to incorporate compositing into your still life photography is one of the biggest tips I can give. If you can learn this technique, your images will drastically improve.
Actions are a very powerful tool in Photoshop but only when they’ve been created correctly. This article explains what they are, why they’re useful, and shows you how to create them properly.
Cleaning your product photography is so boring but, sadly, equally important! This article and video cover 3 unique techniques that I use to speed up the process while creating a high-quality result.
Linked smart objects are the best Photoshop technique I have learnt in recent years and that is no exaggeration. In this video I’ll be taking you through exactly what they are and how you can use them in your still life photography.
Still life photography can be very complex. None more so than photographing watches. Watches have loads of different angles and types of surfaces, which can make the photographer’s job quite difficult. Here’s 3 indispensable watch photography tips
Photographing bottles can be a very challenging thing for any still life photographer. In this article, I take you through some of the crucial steps you have to take prior to shooting and give out some industry secrets which will help you create that “Frosted” and “Wet” look.