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My Product Shot


My Product Shot
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Copyright: Ramdan Nain (Ramdan) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 688 W: 31 N: 1408] (5765)
Genre: People
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2007-06-12
Categories: Artwork
Camera: Olympus FE110
Exposure: f/3.8, 1/5 seconds
Details: Tripod: Yes
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2007-12-01 5:17
Viewed: 1675
Points: 12
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
I was designing a brochure months ago for my fellow advertising company. They supplied me their production sample to photograph. Normally I’ll ask my professional photographer friend do this job. But I challenged myself to give a try, as he was somewhere out of town.

I used my office downlight (to create dramatic) lighting. For contrast, dark blue satin used as background that lifted up the character of the Motor Harley-Davidson Cycles souvenir. PP was done to enhance the saturation and improving shadow/highlight area. The flare… it was created in photoshop.

A good DSLR or fitted with manual control compact, could do better. A lot of better photographic effect can be experimented. But as our friend shared to us on my previous post, ‘the best camera is the one we have in hand’. Now I see, what he meant, as the only camera I have that moment was a compact. But if I don’t have any, there would be no photography opportunity. Good thing was, recently, this proposed photograph was ‘approved’ for their brochure production. Though not a professional shot, no complaint on the photo arises (just my graphic was – no need to know:).

Wahhhhhhhhhhhhhhh! I made my first product-photography with a compact digital camera. Feel so good. I want to share this with TL friends, to look for suggestion on improvement and tips. Thank You.

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  • trekks Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1995 W: 141 N: 3390] (13665)
  • [2007-12-01 9:42]

Hi Ramdan

Good artwork, creative! TFS

cheers
bill

The best camera is the one in your hands indeed.

Where can I see your work in action?

Hi Ramdan! Was this taken from a compact camera! It's great, Ramdan! Lovely colors and details with very less noise. The added sparkle makes it more presentable. Good job indeed!
Cheers!
Freddie :)

Very nice Ramdan, not sure about how LARGE the star light is on the logo, I might would have made it smaller and added another one some place! But do you ride??? I ride motorcycles! They are Fun!
B-)
Linda

Assalamualaikum Ramdan,
My first closer look at your product shot. Looks good and interesting blue crepes. Contrasting well with white embossed letter and a tint of star bust.

Regards,
Jusni

Howdy Ramdan!
Good idea, very good take, very very good effect. Nice lightnes. Original capture.
TFS!

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