I had P buy me a EZcube for christmas a couple of years ago, but because photographing my work annoys the #@^**! out of me and leaves me feeling frustrated, stupid and wanting to pull my hair out, I haven’t used it until today. Because he’s P he also bought me a new flash, a clip on light thingy, and a, I’ve never seen one so tiny before, tripod.
Now, if someone would just come over and use them for me, I’d love them forever.
See what it says?
“The EZcube® is the easiest way to take great product photographs for the web or print.”
So apparently if you’ve got one of these,
You can take really, really, nice photo’s, like these,
Now, whilst I don’t particularly want my photographs to come out exactly like the ones above, I think I’m so far off base with the whole lighting experience that it’s not even funny anymore.
Maybe it’s the background, but I’ve tried loads of different props and they’re all as bad as each other.
I’ve just spent a couple of hours with my super-duper EZcube and am now getting just a little ticked.
I’m determined to use it so I guess the search goes on for the best background and the best way to light the jewelry.
I feel as though I’ll never get it.
So if you want to come over and do it for me you’re very welcome, and I’ll make you a nice cup of tea.