Online Class

Shoot It! A Product Photography Primer

$19.99$39.99

Need help selling your sweater pattern or any other handmade good online? Caro Sheridan will show you how to compose on-figure fashion photos and capture beautiful product shots.

Skill Level

Beginner

What You Get

  • 10 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Class materials
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor Caro Sheridan
  • Closed captioning available (web only)

How it works

  • Once you purchase find your class in your class library.
  • Watch on any device anytime.
  • Find class materials in the class viewer.

Class Overview

If you've ever noticed the beautiful product photography on someone's knitting blog, book, or Etsy page, and wondered, "How do they DO that?" this is the class for you. Quality photos make the difference between marketing that sings and stuff that makes you look like a total amateur. Knitter and photographer Caro Sheridan explains it all - from planning before the shoot to editing afterwards, and all the details in between. Whether you're looking to shoot product pics, or just want to learn more about photography, you will benefit from Caro's upbeat, irreverent and detailed instruction.

Lesson Breakdown

1. Introduction
09:10
Meet Caro Sheridan, who will show you how to photograph your craft and art products to build your craft business.
2. Motivations & Style
09:15
3. Color Theory
11:04
4. Composition
16:28
5. Shoot Prep
17:57
6. The Shoot
25:27
7. Camera Settings
27:28
8. Editing
15:29
9. Post Processing
16:40
10. Bonus: Self-Portrait Tips
06:01

Taught by

Caro Sheridan
Caro Sheridan
Caro is a freelance photographer, specializing in knitting and crochet, who knows the tricks of the product photography trade. She is also the co-author of <i>Knitting It Old School</i>.
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