A Simple 2 Light Portrait Set-Up photography tutorial with Karl Taylor

Hi! I’m Karl Taylor and this episode is sponsored by Squarespace. Here’s my commercial photography website, it’s the Squarespace one, and I absolutely love it. They’re easy to set up, they look amazing, there are hundreds of templates to choose from and they have first-class customer support. If you want one too then use this Read more…

How to Photograph on Black PlexiGlass I Can Help You

I love to photograph with black Plexiglas and with all the years that I’ve been doing this I figured I’d make a course for you it’s very straight to the point it will really help you hone in with reflection problems lighting problems all kind of little things that can get in your way when Read more…

Clinique Style Advertising Shoot: Highlights and product photography tips

Clinique produce some of the best cosmetics advertising photography there is – if we take a look at some of the Clinique adverts that I’ve pulled off of the web they have a clean white background they also feature water splashes as well which is what we’re going to accomplish in this shot today as Read more…

Product Photography: Commercial Jewellery Photography

The difficulty with rings is lighting that they reflect everything absolutely everything the base surface the top surface the side everything – how do you combat that? We’re going to need some hard light to bring out some sparkle on these gemstones and those broad tones of metal need to be filled in with big Read more…

Photography Tutorial, Essential Skills, Quickly Transform Your Photos, by Karl Taylor

Light is the magical stuff that we use to create our pictures. It’s found all around us and comes from a variety of sources both natural and man-made. It also comes in many forms and colours, each one affecting the atmosphere of our pictures differently. To help us understand light I’ve broken it down into Read more…

Product Photography: How to photograph small objects

In my line of work presenting the highest quality image is key. Start building your website today at www.squarespace.com Use the offer code ‘Karl’ to get a 10% discount. I’m Karl Taylor and this is my Squarespace. Hi guys. Hope you’re well. I’m just going to run through a couple of recent shoots and some Read more…

How to Photograph Dior Perfume Bottles Like a Pro | Tutorial

Okay welcome back to SUB’S CHOICE, today I was thinking we should do a shot quick quick and dirty shot of a perfume bottle. PARFUM! Do we have any focus on this camera I have absolutely no idea. So this one will shoot, doesn’t really matter what we are shooting because what I really want Read more…

Product photography tutorial. Learn photography & professional studio photography techniques.

Hi guys, I’m Karl Taylor… in this video you’re going to see me execute this shot here which is a lovely bottle of red wine product shot. red wine product shots i’m going to show I’m gonna show you exactly how I do this shot, step by step, all the components in the lighting. Stick Read more…

Professional product photography tutorial on clear bottle and reflective surfaces by Karl Taylor

Hi guys I’m Karl Taylor… in this video, you’re going to see this photograph. You’re going to see this picture and how I shot it – let me just zoom in on it for you. There’s a few details here to do with the highlights on the bottle, the edge of the cap, the background Read more…

Is this ridiculous DSLR photography misconception holding you back too? – Photography Rants 😡

camera check camera rolling sound check sound rolling broadcast check action hello I’m Karl Taylor welcome to my studio for another episode of photography rants now talking of photography rants we didn’t actually have much of a rant last time but I am going to have one today I can assure you because after last Read more…