by Hobart product photographer Paul Redding.
Low cost on volume
If you have a large volume of small to medium sized products which need to be professionally photographed for use in print or on the web, this service will provide you with a good quality, low cost solution for your commercial photography needs.
Lighting, photography and post production procedures are standardised for consistency with the look and feel of your final images,
Subjects are photographed on a plain white backdrop.
How little does it cost?
I’m happy to discuss your needs and quote on photography before commencing your product shoot. Costing can vary depending on the physical nature of the subject. This service is for photography of subjects from about 3cm to 50cm in length.
Minimum Low Cost Photoshoot : $55 inc GST
Simple product photography
Subject types: Boxed items, Opaque, Darker tones, Products with clean edges – eg: Simple jewellery. Little to no touch ups required. i.e: Clean product without scratches or chips. 1 – 10 subject items – $5.00 each + GST 11 – 20 subject items – $4.50 each + GST 21 and above subject items – $4.00 + GST
Medium complexity product photography
Subject types: Translucent, lighter tones, products with more complex edges – eg: Necklaces with complex edges, Grouped items. Little to no touch ups required. 1-10 subject items – $9.00 each + GST 11 – 20 subject items – $8.50 each + GST 21 and above subject items – $8.00 + GST
Complex product photography
Subject types: Translucent and transparent, lighter tones, some shiny metal objects and mirrored surfaces, complete focus throughout entire image (small items), products with complex edges – eg: Necklaces, Grouped items.
1-10 subject items – $14.00 each + GST 11 – 20 subject items – $13.50 each + GST 21 and above subject items – $13.00+ GST (Minimum shoot cost $50 + GST for less than ten items.)
Final image files can be sent to you via DropBox download link. Images can be delivered on a USB stick. Freight and storage media is not covered in the photography price.
Reshooting products when the images do not meet with the clients expectation of image composition in the event that a layout or examples of the preferred composition have not been supplied by the client.
Pure white background – Deep etching.
Floating images can be supplied as Photoshop Documents – PSD or PNG.
Extensive retouching of images to remove scratches, dust, finger prints or product defects.
Excluded from the low cost product photography service:
- Elaborate lighting and product set up.
- Delivery of the product to the studio for photography.
- Return delivery cost of the products.
- Thorough leaning of the product prior to photography.
- Extensive retouching of images to remove scratches, dust, finger prints or product defects.
- Assembly of the product prior to photography.
- Multiple photography angles unless quoted on.
How to organise for photography
- Supply information and examples of the product type.
- Send rough low resolution images indicating a specific layout / composition. (if required)
- Pack up your products securely and send them, along with the copy of your original photography request or reference.
- Products must be clean and in original condition.
Job turn around time varies due to current bookings, type and quantity of items to be photographed. Feel absolutely comfortable that this offer is genuine and of a quality that you expect as per the examples of previous assignments on this web page.
I am happy to quote on subjects requiring a more elaborate approach.