In this article, I take you behind the scenes and guide you through the lighting setup of a unique product photo. Along the way, I explain some essential product photography lighting tips which every photographer should know.
Product photography lighting doesn’t have to be complex. Take a look at how I used some relatively simple light painting to highlight the qualities of this Nike running shoe and create an interesting product photo. The techniques and equipment used here, mean this could be done by anyone with right knowledge and drive.