Camera For Watch Photos

Tips and techniques for taking the best possible pictures of your timepieces.

Re: Camera For Watch Photos

New postby PrimeJunta » Tue Nov 22, 2011 8:17 pm

Also, if you take a lot of watch photos, e.g. for eBay, do look into making or purchasing a macro softbox. It makes life way easier if you're photographing anything that tends to produce distracting reflections. The simplest softbox that'll get the job done is a translucent white bucket. Put a powerful-enough light on one side, and shoot away. Reflections are tricky, and the desk light solution isn't really effective at avoiding them.
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Re: Camera For Watch Photos

New postby harold » Wed Nov 23, 2011 4:14 am

Thank you for the lamp picture.
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