10 great tutorials for better product photography

Written by on June 10, 2010 in Tutorials - 10 Comments

Recently a client asked me to take photos of their products. A whole bunch of hand bags and jewelry needed to be shoot for their web shop.  Taking photos of shiny silver bracelets and plastic bags etc. is quite different than model photography. As a professional photographer you probably already know what gear to use and how to use it. For all of you who are new to product photography, have a look at these video tutorials and websites.

1. Lightning Tips for Product Photography.

2. Kerry walks through a typical product shot

3. How to create amazing photos with water and a bottle

4. Tabletop Studio Photography done with mirrors

5. Product Photography Processing in Photoshop

6. Jewelry photography lighting and camera samples

7. Product Photography Tutorial with continues lightning bulbs.

8. Product Photography Tips
Great resource with lots of different set-ups for different kinds of products to shoot.

9. 7 Product Photography Tips
Mark Evans writes about Gear, lights , framing, Product position and post-processing

10. Taking Professional Looking Photos Without a Professional
Great tutorial showing you how to set-up your own light box and retouch your photos in Photoshop.

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10 Comments on "10 great tutorials for better product photography"

  1. ian jay June 22, 2010 at 12:42 am ·

    We have a great product tutorial up on our blog as well, how to shoot product with a reflection on white! http://blog.accessorygenie.com/2010/06/product-photography-tutorial-product.html

  2. Pierre June 22, 2010 at 9:12 am ·

    Thank you Ian!
    Looks like a great tutorial.
    //Pierre

  3. ian jay July 7, 2010 at 12:06 am ·

    thanks Pierre! I hope it worked out well!

  4. matt smith July 15, 2010 at 11:41 pm ·

    all in one place, It well take a good while this evening to watch them all. Video tuts art great

  5. joako February 22, 2011 at 5:49 pm ·

    puff!!! thanks Pierre!

  6. Sema May 15, 2011 at 11:18 pm ·

    great tutuorials. thank you.

  7. plant identification August 19, 2011 at 5:49 am ·

    Fantastic! Looks like a great tutorial..
    Thanks for sharing with us..

  8. Creative Pile June 29, 2012 at 3:21 am ·

    Great video collection. Just got some ideas from your article. Thanks for sharing!

  9. Tanya October 11, 2012 at 8:41 am ·

    We wrote a blog post about product photography for entrepreneurs who sell online but don’t have the means for hiring a professional to do their product photoshoots. They are basic tips and tricks which anyone can use to click better photos. Here’s the link. Please do read. :)
    http://stories.zepo.in/post/33227395461/product-photography-tips-for-your-online-stores

  10. Photo restoration January 13, 2014 at 11:21 pm ·

    Amazing tutorial! Thank you

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