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4 Most Effective Solutions for Tabletop Photographers

Placing a still life subject on the table is the most common way to secure it for photography. There are many options on what to use for a product placement, and in the video below I want to share four of the most effective solutions that I’ve learned during my 10+ years of doing commercial product photography.

Example photos of products taken on different surfaces:

Black Glossy Plexiglass (or Glass) plate


White frosted Plexiglass Shooting table


Brushed Aluminum Plate mounted on a baby pin plate


Mineral Clear Glass


Pin stuck to the bottom of a subject (no plate)


Where to buy mentioned solutions for tabletop photography

Course for newcomers

Certification Program