• How to Light Paint a Product Photo Background Using a Smartphone

    4 monthes ago - By Peta Pixel

    Here's a fantastic 16-minute tutorial by photographer Dustin Dolby of workphlo (he's like the Bob Ross of product photography) on adding a creative background to a product photo by light painting with a smartphone.
    After walking through his lighting setup and individual shots in the first 6 minutes, Dolby jumps into how he revisits the set in complete darkness and shoots long exposure light paintings with colored backgrounds displayed on his phone screen.
    Once everything is post-processed and then combined in Photoshop, the results look like they're ready for use in a magazine...
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