If you've ever tried to photograph clothing for commercial or resale purposes, you know how challenging it can be. Not only do you have to contend with awkward camera angles, access to a shooting space with adequate ceiling height, and be able to create lighting that is natural, even, and dynamic, you also have to make sure the clothing is styled in such a way to make it appealing to customers. Easier said than done! As you'll soon see, having a photo stylist on set is an absolute must when shooting clothing.
This lesson takes a look at some of the techniques and tools a clothing stylist uses, as well as some dynamic lighting approaches for clothing in the studio.