How to Photograph Your Jewelry: Beyond the Basics

Learn must-know techniques for capturing beautiful photos of your jewelry designs. Join Jim Lawson as he shares his editing and photo capturing secrets in this photography workshop that builds off your basic skills.

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Capture your jewelry in its best light!
Move your jewelry photography skills beyond the basics

Join Lapidary Journal Jewelry Artist photographer Jim Lawson as he takes your photography to the next level! Build off your basic skills and go beyond with detailed info to help make your photos a true success.

Explore the techniques you need to capture expert images in-depth. From lighting and camera set up, to software and editing techniques, begin taking quality images of your jewelry designs at home.

Build your jewelry photography skills as you:

  • Learn advanced techniques for directing, diffusing, and reflecting your lighting for maximum rendition.
  • Play with backgrounds using color and gradation and explore in depth how these effects give your photos different looks and feels.
  • See tricks for photographing finicky earrings, both hanging free and lying flat.
  • Get expert tips for staging bracelets, cuffs, necklaces, and rings.
  • Take full advantage of your editing software with expert tips and tricks for truly dynamic images.
  • And much more!

Enhance your images for increased success in your jewelry business! No matter what skill level you are, this photography workshop has techniques every professional can use. Grab your camera and start taking your images to the next level!

About the Author
JIM LAWSON has been a commercial photographer for 35 years and exclusively involved in digital capture for the last 10. He is a graduate of the Rochester Institute of Technology, and has taught at the Delaware College of Art & Design. Presently he photographs for Lapidary Journal Jewelry Artist and Step by Step Wire Jewelry magazines and related projects. He also is fascinated by the di erences in landscapes between the American Midwest and Mid Atlantic regions. Jim can be seen in How to Photograph Your Jewelry (2012) and Shoot, Share, Sell: How to Get the Best Jewelry Photos from Your Smartphone (2013).

SKU: 13BD07

Author/Speaker/Editor: Jim Lawson

Format: DVD

ISBN 13: 9781620333174