How to Photograph an Apple Product
The Verge recently interviewed Peter Belanger, the product photographer behind some of the more well-known Apple product images. In the interview, he describes the unique process of photographing Apple products:
We start by getting the position of the product and then move forward on lighting. Because Apple products have such carefully selected materials it is incredibly important to light the product in a way that will showcase the various materials accurately. I pick an area to start with and think about how that material needs to be described. Once that section is done I move on to the next. This is how my sets get so complicated!
Read the full interview on The Verge.