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Free Photography Tutorials

Behind The Scenes of Advertising Still Life Image with Splashes

Behind The Scenes of Advertising Still Life Image with Splashes From this article you’ll know how to combine different images to create something unique. Moreover lighting setup doesn’t require a lot of equipment and everyone can do that. You’ll learn how to properly...

Creating a new look for Glance Clock at Photigy studio

Creating a new look for Glance Clock at Photigy studio Photigy team glad to introduce you the result of collaboration between our studio and Glance Clock, a company that makes a smart clock that automagically shows you the right information at the right moment. We met...

How to Freeze Motion with Speedlite

How to Freeze Motion with Speedlite: Photography Tutorial Hi everyone! I’d like to introduce a tutorial for beginner photographers to gain their confidence in shooting splashes and liquids. To achieve the final result you won’t need expensive studio strobe with short...

The Making of Quaker Oats Series

Commercial Product Photography Behind The Scene: The Making of Quaker Oats Series I am Ian Knaggs. An Engineer by trade working in the Aerospace industry and have a passion for producing high quality still life and product images.   I enjoy the technical...

DIY Diffusion panel from foam core board

DIY Diffusion panel from foam core board Every Friday at 1Pm Pacific time we talk about photography: Industry news, new projects, photography techniques and of course critique for your images. Tune into Photigy Youtube channel and join us live! Join us every Friday at...

Easy and simple way to shoot jewelry

Jewelry photography tutorial: An easy and simple way to shoot jewelry on a table. How much gear do you need to shoot jewelry?  In this short video, Alex is showing you how to photographer jewelry almost without anything except the camera and the lens.  This...

How to use Adobe DNG Converter

How to use Adobe DNG Converter to open Hasselblad, Leaf and other files Every Friday at 1Pm Pacific time we talk about photography: Industry news, new projects, photography techniques and of course critique for your images. Tune into Photigy Youtube channel and join...

BTS from a commercial photographer Piotr Polaczyk

Behind an amazing photoshoot: BTS from a commercial photographer Piotr Polaczyk My name is Piotr Polaczyk and I’m from Poland. I’m professional still life and product photographer. Complex projects are the most fascinating for me. I like the opportunity of...

The making of a Half of Cup

Secrets behind the post-production you didn’t know: the making of a Half of Cup David Butler is a Commercial Product & Still Life Photographer and Digital Artist specializing in high-end luxury products and other forms of natural still life. He collaborates with...

Amazing paint underwater behind-the-scene

Amazing paint underwater behind-the-scene: Advertising campaign for a paint maker Let’s be clear. It’s hard to impress audience and grab attention of potential clients nowadays. There are a lot of visual information we consume every day, sometimes our minds don’t have...

BTS: Whiskey shot with only two light sources

BTS: Whiskey shot with only two light sources My name is ZSolt Lichtenberger. I’m a professional Chef, been in the industry for 20 years. I’m working in a London 5 star Hotel as a Sous Chef. Been always interested in photography, but for 2 years now I’m in love with...

BTS: How to Photograph Wine with Speedlights

BTS: How to Photograph Wine with Speedlights When photographing wine bottles, it’s all about the specular highlights. By shaping our light with a diffuser, and extending our shooting surface – we craft a reliable wine bottle photograph that will add to your portfolio....

How to Get Classical Look for Wine Bottle

How to Get Classical Look for Wine Bottle When capturing wine photography, obtaining a beautifully selected path around our subject unleashes a lot of potential in the editing room. By combining our back-lit speedlight method with a clear piece of plexiglass, we save...

Why we stop using Godox SL LED lights

Why we stop using Godox SL LED lights. Demonstration of the issue We tested Godox Sl100W and Godox SL200W and found this. The very serious issue for us, which makes unacceptable to use both units in the same lighting setup. Lights we mentioned during the review...

Jewelry retouching tutorial

Jewelry retouching tutorial: how to polish and clean glossy metalThis is a jewelry retouching tutorial from one of the courses on Photigy.com Our retoucher, Luciana Ripoll, explains how to clean and polish rough metal on jewelry, a ring with a pearl particularly. If...

How to Light Products with a Single Speedlite

How to Light Products with a Single Speedlite I call that technique «lighting-focus stacking». The main idea behind it is to shoot each part of your product separately with the lighting it and use each focus point for each part. Then on the retouching process, I just...