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On Location Jewellery Photo Shoot

On Location Jewellery Photo Shoot at the Beach!

Here at Capture Factory, we wanted to give you a little bit of insight into our most recent on location jewellery photo shoot. One of our clients requested that their jewellery got shot on the beach, and of course, we were immediately on board with the idea! On location shoots tend to be the most fun, as you are in a whole new environment and are able to experience an idea come to life with the help of professional photographers and equipment. Here are the main characteristics of an on location shoot with us and what we provide!

on location jewellery photo shoot, brunette model holds hands in front of her face

Models

In this particular case, the client provided their own model. However, it is very common for clients to come to us for advice on the best models to hire to showcase their products.  We work closely with a trusted modelling agency to provide us with the best models at competitive prices. We aim to satisfy the clients’ needs in terms of what they request in the physical attributes of a model. This will help set the tone for the style of the photoshoot and for the particular products. For this location jewellery photo shoot we only used one model to wear all of the jewellery. This is because we wanted to keep it simple and showcase how each piece would look in a consistent manner. We also provided a talented makeup artist and hair stylist to complete the look.

on location jewellery photo shoot, brunette model wears earrings

Pack Shots

On top of providing the model shots for our client, we also provided pack shots of the individual products. All of your products are shot at our Brighton HQ by our lovely and talented team. Having detailed in-studio shots of the jewellery is just as important as having an on location jewellery photo shoot. This way your potential clients are able to experience the products in multiple ways, both worn and also displayed on a clear background. Click here to take a look at our other blog post lifestyle jewellery photography!

on location jewellery photo shoot, pearl earrings on white background in studio shoot

Finding The Location

When it comes to actually choosing a location and deciding whether or not it is plausible, our team here at Capture Factory is always here to provide help. We will advise you on what we think would be the perfect location to shoot your products. We have a lot of experience in this area, so you are assured to be provided with a professional and high quality service and result. For this shoot, our client beach would be a beautiful and suited location and we knew the ideal spot! Additionally to the location, we also provide our clients with the best equipment including cameras, lights and props.

on location jewellery photo shoot, blonde woman on beach wearing necklace and touching her hair

Video Content

As well as providing you with a great on location jewellery photo shoot, we also offer video content. This is a chance to flaunt your product not just in still life but in movement too. Video is being used more and more by business to make advertising more interesting. As well as photography, Capture Factory is a leading Sussex video production company. We create beautiful videos for your business all according to your particular requests. If you have any ideas just give us a call and we can discuss them! Click here for an example of our work!

Give us a call

We believe it is important to deliver the best service for you and your company. This is why we aim to offer an array of services to our clients. If you want to try something new or have an idea for a location or in-studio shoot don’t hesitate to contact us via email or give us a call! (all contact details below). We will try our best to give you the result that you want with the use of our experience and talented team.

For more information

Take a look at our other blog post to find out more about our jewellery product photography!

Also, follow us on Twitter and Instagram to stay up-to-date!

For a quote or to talk through your next project call our Brighton studio on: 01273 958464

Email: info@capturefactory.co.uk

 

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Our Must Have Accessories for this Summer

Our Top 5 Must Have Accessories for this Summer!

Now that we’re in the midst of summer, it’s time for us to share some of our must have accessories for this season. Nobody was expecting this sudden heatwave in the UK, but now that it’s here it’s time to enjoy the warm weather and look glamorous! Here at Capture Factory we have compiled a list of our top 5 accessory essentials that we’ve photographed and that we think will help spice up all your summer outfits.

UK invisible mannequin fashion photography, photography studio Brighton triple mannequin photography showing a red romper, white dress and green bikini all with tropical floral prints

Sunglasses

This might sound obvious, but you would be surprised at how much difference a pair of sunglasses can do. It can be just what you need to make an outfit go from mediocre to stylish. Whether you are wearing the glasses to actually protect your eyes, wearing them on your head or have them hanging over the neckline of your shirt, they will for sure make an impact. They also serve a practical use, of course, for those days where your eyes just can’t take the blinding sun rays. Sunglasses come in so many shapes and sizes that you will definitely find a pair that suits you! This is why we have added them to our list of must have accessories. To find out more about the shoot we worked on for the picture below click here.

Temporary Tattoos

Although unusual, temporary tattoos have been on the rise recently. They allow you to experiment without having a permanent commitment! Temporary tattoos are very popular at summer festivals and other events where people love to stand out. They become must have accessories in the warm weather as people love to flaunt them with their fresh summer tan. You can use them subtly as a replacement for jewellery or simply as an add-on to your look. This shot below was taken by Capture Factory for a temporary tattoo company.

Foulards

These are essentially scarves for the summer. For when it reaches the lower temperatures in the evenings or for those windier summer days, it is always handy to stay a little warmer in a fashionable way. Foulards fall into your must have accessories if you want to embellish your outfit and also be practical. You can of course wear them around your neck, but you could also use them to cover yourself if you get cold, like a versatile blanket, but not as heavy! They are usually made from a thin material and come in hundreds of colours and patterns. Check out this behind the scenes video on a scarves fashion shoot at Capture Factory Photography.

must have accessories, on location beach photoshoot with blonde model wearing scarf and looking out at sea

Hats

When it comes to hats, not everybody will be a fan. It can sometimes be hard to find the perfect one that will suit you, but once you do you will never want to take it off! We found that the most popular summer hat is the straw hat, or just a simple cap. Hats are such a bold statement that they can either make or break an outfit. Hence the importance of carefully combining it with your outfit to complement it rather than making it too cluttered. Hats are great to protect yourself from the heat and are a great accessory, it’s the best of both worlds! The shot below was taken by our head photographer Rory for a hats brand in central Brighton.

Cover Ups

Last but not least, it is worth mentioning something for all those lucky people who will be spending some time at the beach this summer, cover ups. As the name suggests, these are simply garments that are worn over swimwear. With the temperatures rising, cover ups are great for when you don’t want to fully dress up after the beach or pool but are happy to lounge in something more than just a bikini. You can stay fresh by still looking stylish, what could be better? The photograph below is from a fashion e-commerce shoot taken at our Brighton studio.

Female modelling summer bikini cover up fashion shoot

In the summer, it is quite easy to feel limited when it comes to composing an outfit as layering is not an option. This is why accessories are a great way to spice up your outfits and make you feel fashionable! If you would like to have a look at our latest on location swimwear shoot click here

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Take a look at our top picks for summer invisible mannequin photography

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For a quote or to talk through your next project call our Brighton studio on: 01273 958464

Email: info@capturefactory.co.uk

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Behind the scenes at Capture Factory, Sussex photography

Sussex photography, behind the scenes at Capture Factory!

If you’ve been to our Sussex photography studio for a shoot before, you’ll know we cover a wide variety of shoots. You will have experienced some behind the scenes action too! Here’s a little insight into what happens in creating the shiny finished images you see on our website…

Cycle video for ‘cooling’ t-shirt

Here Rory’s using liquid nitrogen to create an effect for this t-shirt that has a cooling effect when you run. This was for a video that we created for our client, you can see the video here: Cooling T-Shirt Video

Cycle wear behind the scenes, Capture Factory Brighton,fashion photographer, sussex photographer, london photography studio

Prepping for a GIF

Capture Factory can do many other things including photography such as creating fun GIFs. These are great for adding interest to emails, using on social media or having on your website. The creative possibilities are endless too with GIFs! Take a look at our stop motion animation page to find out what’s available with moving image at Capture Factory: Stop Motion Animation

Behind the scenes at Capture Factory, Brighton, fashion photographer, product photographer, sussex photographer, London

Equipment

We use the latest equipment available and are always updating it. Included in our gear are Nikon d810 camera bodies, Elinchrom ELC flash heads and the highest spec Apple computers. The most recent addition to our equipment is the drone. Head photographer Rory has passed the PFCO certificate and qualified to do drone photography for commercial purposes. This is great news because it opens up a whole other spectrum with what we can offer!

Behind the scenes, Capture Factory Brighton studio, product photographer, london photography studio, sussex

Building sets

We can create any scene and desired effect in our studio, from using the right lights to building a scene such as this woodland set.Capture Factory Brighton photography building the scene, sussex, product photographer, fashion photography, london photography studio,

Model shoots

If you’re looking to have your products photographed on a model, be that clothes, jewellery or accessories we can give you guidance on where to find amazing models. From finding the model to make up artists, we have plenty of contacts we can help you with. Model shoots don’t just have to be in our studio, we can go on location too if you have a spot in mind! Take a look at model shoot  page here: Model Photoshoots
Model shot behind the scenes, Capture Factory Brighton. fashion photographer, sussex photographer, london photography studio

If you like what you’ve seen and are feeling inspired, give us a call and chat to one of our friendly staff about a photoshoot with us!

For more information

You might want to have a look at our portfolio in order to find out more.

Also, follow us on Twitter and Instagram to stay up-to-date!

For a quote or to talk through your next video project call our Brighton studio on: 01273 958464

Email: info@capturefactory.co.uk

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Sharp and Stylish Footwear Product Photography

Check out this Footwear Product Photography shoot, taken in our Brighton studio.

We pride ourselves on providing our clients with sharp and stylish images, see above this image of a bold red boot.

To achieve a photograph like this requires an eye for detail. Our photography team really have to concentrate to make sure that the shoe is in the correct position each time. This ensures that each image looks consistent, and we aim to provide consistent quality in each image!

You might want to have a look at more of our menswear photography sessions in our portfolio.

 

Contact us

If you want us to help you with a fashion photography shooting or if you have other requests, feel free to contact us:

01273 958 464 or info@capturefactory.co.uk

 

We from Capture Factory would love to do your footwear photography!

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Bird print scarf – shot here in our Brighton photography studio

Flat shot of a beautiful bird print scarfImage of a print scarf

This exquisite bird print scarf was shot by the talented photography team in our Brighton studio.

We at Capture Factory aim to get the perfect image every time for every client. We make sure each photograph is in high resolution, focussing on each pin sharp detail. This scarf shoot was really fun for us to do, our team discusses with the client their brief and their expectations before each shoot- we ensure that we provide the client with the shot they desire each time.

We usually do scarf shoots in a specialist shoot area where they can be completely flat. We use equipment to make sure the camera is in the perfect height above the piece to fully capture every detail – especially with a print scarf !

Our retouching team edit each image to the specifications of the client, resulting in a clean sharp image at the end of the process.

 

 

Find out more

Go and check out the Behind The Scenes Video we have produced out of this shoot.  These videos are another service we offer in our Brighton photography studio.

 

Contact us

If you want to find out more about it or want our help with your photography, feel free to contact

01273 958 464 or info@capturefactory.com

 

 

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Product shoot for a jewellery brand in our Brighton studio

Product shoot of cool statement earringsThis product shoot shows a pair of quirky, statement earrings, which we shot in our Brighton photography studio.

Lifestyle or product shoot?

For this client we usually do both a stylised lifestyle shoot with a model and also product photography.

Stylised photography is great for advertising and really draws their customers in. On the other hand, product shoots are equally as important to show our clients customers exactly what they are buying.

Our images have been created in high resolution, so they are super sharp and in focus. Our specialised team consults the client with exactly how they would like their product’s to appear.

We prepare and handle all jewellery and watches with gloves to ensure that they do not get dirty or damaged. After that, we then proceed to shoot and edit the items.

We continue to liaise with the client throughout the entire process to make sure that we provide them with the perfect image!

Find out more

Stay up-to-date and follow us on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook – we post daily images of our work and exciting behind the scenes shots.

Contact us

If you feel convinced please feel free to take us up on our free trial offer, just send us a product of your choice and we will handle the rest!

01273 958 464 or info@capturefactory.co.uk

 

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Look at this product shot of a memory box we shot a little while back!

Product shot of a wanderlust inspired memory boxStyled product shot

How cool is this wanderlust inspired memory box we have made a product shot of? We love this product so much! The idea and the design are just great.

We wanted to create the perfect setting in order to bring out the individual charm of the memory box. Hence, a styled shoot was the best solution.

We chose some little photographs, a little camera and a simple, colour matching background.

 

This setting perfectly conveyed the spirit of the product. Our clients were more than happy!

 


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