It looks like there is some interest in learning more about
professional quality jewelry photography.
I already have a very entry-level CD (Jewelry Photography made Easy)
that covers the choosing and operation of a D-SLR, along with proper
lighting and post-processing fundamentals. Some of you here own
I will start working on a more advanced guide covering camera
technique, lighting alternatives with samples, and post-processing
for the web or digital publication, along with proper storage
formats. Anything else?
I think it would be interesting to post the various small sections
as they are written to orchid, for response and review. Over time,
the whole thing could get posted here, but I don't think we could
adequatley demonstrate the imagery here. Comments?
I guess maybe I could create a web site dedicated to the discussion
of the work as it goes along.....that should be a pretty good
educational tool and would allow for others to contribute, disagree,
Right now, I am extremely busy selling the small USB cameras for
repair take-in and web shots, but as that smooths out, I should have