THIS IS WHAT INSPIRES US – A blog about Advertising, Architecture, Art, Graphics, Design, Movies, Music, Photography, Fashion and everything else that inspires us. If we find it inspiring we will post it. Please feel free to give us suggestions if something exciting crosses your way. (more…)
Brand New is a division of UnderConsideration. Its sole purpose is to chronicle and provide opinions on corporate and brand identity work. We cover redesigns and new designs of well-known products, companies, and organizations. Brand New is edited and 99% written by Armin Vit. (more…)
Master these 3 lighting setups to minimize reflections in glassy and metallic objects.
Photographers face many challenges while photographing highly-reflective products like glass, gems, and metals. (more…)
In this first post, I will teach you how to set up a photo studio at home, on a bootstrapped budget. You will be surprised to see how easily you can turn your living room (or spare bedroom, garage, etc) into your own ‘portable’ photography studio so that you can consistently produce quality product images for your online store. (more…)
There are lots of techniques for shooting successful product photography, but the one I’m going to show you is commonly known as The Window Light Technique. From someone who photographs products everyday, this tutorial has been specifically crafted for business owners on a budget, and it’s been designed to be simple while producing excellent high quality results with most product types. (more…)
As well being a designer, Mike likes to take photographs and share them on Instagram. He has a following of around 750,000 people. He’s worked on photography projects for many brands, including Burberry, Land Rover, Red Bull, O2 and the Northern Ireland Tourist Board. (more…)
I noticed a lot of my fellow designers starting to use Sketch, and frankly, I was puzzled. At least on the surface, Sketch seemed to be missing so many features that are crucial to my workflow. So, I decided to dig deeper and find out the pros and cons of each app, and whether my preference for Photoshop was still warranted. Could the pros of Sketch outweigh the cons? (more…)
Transform your 2D designs into glossy 3D mockups in seconds using Photoshop.