Do you own an online store or want to open an online store? Do you create something fantastic and want to shout it to the world but you don’t have the pennies in your pocket to pay for professional photography? In the age of online shopping the quality of your product photography can make or break the success of your item. I will be discussing the basic elements that make a great product photo and show you how to do it yourself without the huge expense.
About Amy Ta from Seventh Tree Soaps
Amy Ta is a seasoned online seller with a background in old school photography (before digital media – ie film rolls and darkrooms). More recently she has been running a successful online business called Seventh Tree Soaps. One of the many reasons for its success is her strong, simple but catchy product photographs. All her photographs were taken in her beautiful, cosy bathroom with very little else but her camera and tripod.
- Learn the basic elements that make a great product photo - and how to do it on the cheap!
- Learn the importance of camera settings and lighting.
- Learn layout, photoshop and social media skills
- New photography skills and great shots of your product ready to go!
- Digital Camera, Tripod, 4 x Very large foldback clips or bull clips, Pen & Paper, Items/Products to photograph ( OR – alternatively you may photograph products in store at the Makery)
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Work-Shop is a creative concept that will broaden your horizons and help you unleash your inner awesome. We provide affordable short courses in life skills and alternative art. We’ve teamed up with Australia’s brightest creative minds to share their knowledge and help teach you a new skill.
From printmaking and stencil art through to music and gardening. From life skills and personal development through to blending tea and parkour, we offer a broad range of fun and creative short courses to suit our time poor lives. We will inspire you to pick up that pen, paintbrush, hammer or sewing machine and flick the switch that will kickstart a whole new way of life.
Locations: Sydney, Melbourne, Northern Rivers, Brisbane, Adelaide & Fremantle
Work-Shop requires 72 hours notice in writing prior to the class for a full refund. If you miss this window, earn some extra karma points and give your ticket to one of your buddies. The tickets are fully transferable. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to organise a refund.
We’ll do our darndest to run all scheduled classes, however, let’s face it… sometimes shit happens! Most of our classes must have a minimum of 5 participants before we can put them on. In the event that a class is cancelled, students will be notified via email and entitled to a full refund or credit.
Anyone partaking in any classes or coming to any events at Work-Shop or organised by Work-Shop must agree to these terms and conditions.
1.) LIABILITY WAIVER
- Any damage, loss or theft incurred to personal property property brought into Work-Shop’s premises.
- Any physical injuries sustained as a result of participating in any class or event organised by Work-Shop.
I agree to take on full responsibility for any damages, injuries and for physical and/or personal property, which I might incur whilst participating in classes and/or events organised by Work-Shop.
2.) PHOTO & VIDEO
I agree to give Work-Shop unrestricted publishing rights for any photographs or videos taken at Work-Shop classes and events or on Work-Shop’s premises. (Don’t worry, we’ll only these use to show others how much of a rad time you’re having through social media, newsletters, blogs, website and general Work-Shop promo material)