Wood Photographer

Wood Photography

For this shot the client required an exact 1:1 colour perfect shot of some custom made wood products for a marketing campaign for a cosmetic product. Of course we choose …

Recording Studio Clock

Broadcast Studio Clock

Today shooting the Rekall Dynamics Broadcast Studio Clock. The Client required a range of shots for various local and international marketing activity which we shot in-studio using a range of …

The World Famous Autotowel

Fun to be shooting the world famous “autotowel” Not quite as glamorous as some of the models we have in here but an essential product all the same. Part of …

Fitness Brand Photography

One of the shots we did recently for Street Smart Legacy Clothing. Shooting a range of male and female fitness models during this shoot we need a setup to ensure …

Foxton Fizz Photographer

Shooting Another Kiwi Icon

One of a series of recent photographs we were stoked to be contracted to shoot. The client Foxton Fizz a Kiwi icon which has been around since 1918. I’m guessing …

NZ Vehicle Photographer

Vehicle Photographer

Shooting large products is nothing new to us and something we do all the time. But shooting a brand new bus for Skybus was a new experience with some unusual …

Fitness Model Photographer

Fitness Model Photographer

It’s hard to class it as a hard day when your tasked with shooting fitness models for one of New Zealand leading Body Building brands. But was an awesome day …

Residential Water Pump Product Photography

Water Pump Product Photography

This week shooting the entire range of high end residential water pumps for Wallace Pumps in Penrose. By no means a challenging shoot technically but the weight of these things …

2016 Year of the Monkey

We have been contracted for a massive amount of weird and wacky shoots over the years, but would definitely say it was a first when we were contacted to provide …

Water Bottle Product Photography

Shooting for E’stel Water

We are really proud to work with E’stel Water. We love everything they stand for and especially love how they have built an amazing Kiwi brand from way down in …

Clever Security for Smart People

A recent shot for an awesome innovative company CleverLoop The client produces a high end cloud based security product and needed some product photography hero shots done for their marketing …

European Cooktops

We were recently contacted to shoot high end cooktops for Eisno Lifestyle Appliacnes the products shot consisted of glass and metal gas cooktops. The client required the images shot top …

1Above – The Flight Drink

Today a really cool shot for an awesome New Zealand brand 1Above.  Client needed an action shot of a new product dropping into a glass of water. Not an easy …

Shooting for Amazon

Here is a quick and colourful shot we did for an Amazon reseller today.  These days we do tonnes of work for high volume Amazon.com resellers and have a very effective …

Chairs, Chairs and More Chairs

Here is really cool shot we did recently for the brand new Bed Bath & Beyond super store at Manukau.  If you haven’t visited this store yet its well worth …

Esquires Coffee Photography

Here is a couple of shots we did recently for Esquires Coffee of a new range of summer smoothies and slushy products. The client required the shot done in their own …

Designer Furniture Photography

Here is a cool shot we just took for Bed Bath & Beyond in their brand new super store in Manukau.  Simple shot on a D810 with that 17-35 wide that …

Cosmetics Promotional Photography

Here is a quick composite we did for Shiseido Moisture Mist for a promo thats currently running at their retailers.  Shot as a composite to deal with some of the …

Blunt Umbrella Photography

Ever wondered where those amazing product shots Blunt Umbrellas use come from?  Yep thats right, they are all shot here in our product studio in Auckland before being used in …

Photographing Surface Pro 3

A recent shot we did for MacGear a New Zealand and Australian accessories reseller.  We did a bunch of shots of a range of new protective cases for the Microsoft Surface …

Japanese Kanetsugu Damascus Knife

We shoot a lot of interesting products and this week was no exception with the arrival of a product from Kanetsugu, a Japanese sword-smith company thats been producing some of the …

Cosmetics Photography

Today a quick shot of a promotional giveaway for Shiseido Moisture Mist.  We love shooting cosmetics as generally each cosmetic product provides a very challenging and technically demanding setup which …

Microphone Photography for Amazon

Here is a really nice shot we just finished,  The client required an ultra professional shot of a high end Microphone pop filter attached to the popular Blue Yeti microphone. We …

Profoto D4 Generator

Always a good day when the boss arrives with expensive new toys.   Today our studio received a new Profoto D4 4800 watt Generator. This specific version is the 4800w/s …

Plastic Packaging Photography

Today some shots for Ecoware a leading manufacture of Biodegradable and Compostible food packaging.   We shot a range of plastic and paper products for use on their website and marketing materials. Shooting …

Custom Made Guitar Photography

Today a cool shot of a custom manufactured one of a kind electric guitar.   The manufacturer required a high res image for their portfolio so sent in this hand …

Organic Baby Product Photography

Today a shot for a brand that anyone with kids absolutely loves Dimples by Jane Anne.  We shot a brand new range of dimples organic baby skin care range. If …

Photographing Potato Chips

This week a really interesting job working onsite at New Zealand’s leading processor of potatoes Mr Chips.  We were contracted to shoot their entire product line of around 25 different …

Unmanned Aerial Vehicle

Here was a really quick shot we did of the Flying Cinema Cinetank.   This is a state of the art composite aerial vehicle which features a massive amount of …

3D Printing Photography

An interesting shot we did for a 3D printer manufacturer showing the capability and resolution of one of their semi commercial desktop 3D printers. We used a very simple reflective …

Vitamin Photography

Today we received a whole stack of shots for a leading Vitamin supplier based in New Zealand. Most of the shots were packaging shots but a few required the products …

Factory Photography

This was a part of a series of images we did for Stowers Containment Solutions in Auckland. We went on site and shot a large range of different plastic products …

Wetsuit Ghost Mannequin Photography

Last week we started some shoots for an awesome New Zealand wetsuit manufacturer Seaquel Wetsuits.  The client wanted to use the Ghost Mannequin style that’s being used by many similar …

Russian Watch Macro Photography

Here was a really interesting shoot we did for a reseller of high end watches. This particular watch was a Russian made timepiece commemorating the first manned space flight of …

Retail Macro Photography

We shot an entire product line for a boutique goods supplier. Products were in all shapes, sizes and product materials.

Cosmetics Product Photography

Some shots for a New Zealand cosmetics brand. The customer required high resolution print and web ready imagery of their entire product line of cosmetics.

Shiseido Promotional Photography

Here’s a shot we did a while back for Shiseido that’s now being used in their latest campaigns. You can see the shot used on all the current Moisture Mist …

Bottled Water Photography

By far our favourite and most challenging type of images to capture are wine bottles. Today we had a similar challenge when needing to capture a bottled water shot for …

Cosmetics Photography

We shoot a lot of cosmetics photography for leading cosmetics companies around the country. Some like the below example are very easy shots and others we work on are highly …

Macro Photography

We shoot a lot of ultra close up macro photography for our clients, it’s a very specialised photography discipline requiring an in-depth understanding of both focus and lighting, but the …

Modelling Photography

When shooting models it is always our goal to capture the exact image the client requires in the least possible amount of time and cost. We have a bunch of …

Wine Photography

We work with numerous fine wine producers on very technical shots to their exact requirements. Once we understand the mood and look you are after we then go away and …

Water Photography

Photographing water is nearly impossible without the right equipment and more importantly experience. We have a very solid workflow for photographing products using water like shower heads, hoses and other …

Onsite Food Photography

Today a bunch of shots onsite at a customers location Praque Bar in Auckland photographing a wide range of different food dishes. For this type of work we have a …

Photographing Fishing Rods

Today a shot of some top quality fishing rods, the client required specific parts of each rod photographed for a campaign rather than the full rods in this instance.

Industrial Product Photography

Here is an interesting shoot of a 25kg piece of industrial equipment. Don’t as us what it does it looks to be some sort of float but the photo came …

Sterling Silver Photography

Here is a shot from today for a great kiwi company Kyami a simple shot of a very nice piece of silver Jewellery for the client. Using our 85mm Tilt …

Ghost Mannequin Shots

Here is a shot we just did which is a style we are getting asked for more and more its called Ghost Mannequin. Here the shots are complied in such …

Door Stop Photography

No products being sold online are immune from needing amazing product photography, even door stops as it turns out. We just finished shooting a heap of different top quality door …

Makeup Photography

Today a quick shot of a makeup gift pack for Shiseido we did this one as a multi shot composite to ensure the customers product was clearly visible within the …

Cheesy Photos

Heres a shot we did for the KidsHealth website a resource dedicated to providing accurate information about children’s health for New Zealand parents. On this shoot we shot small portions …

Military Photography

Today an unusual one, photos of electronic components for a US military contractor. These were very simple shots but with specific requirements from the customer to photoshop out certain features …

Jewellery Product Photography

A few jewellery shots today including these amazing ear rings from The Service Depot in Wellington which is another brand with heaps of really cool products worth checking out. Photo …

Beautiful Packaging Photography

Today we did some shots of a new kiwi product range that has to have some of the nicest designed packaging we have seen in along time. Products from this …

Flat Clothing Photography

Just a quick shot for an advertising agency for an upcoming liquor promotion. Look out for this great shot in your local liquor outlet in the upcoming weeks.

Router and Drill Bits

This week we had a studio fill of hundreds of Drill Bits and Router Bits shooting catalogue images for the well known Evacut brand. Careful attention to detail was needed …

Drink Bottle Photos

Today a couple of quick shots for another great kiwi company Fill2Pure These innovative water bottles feature an integrated filtering system to ensure any water added is fully purified and …

Cleaning Product Photography

Just finished up a really quick shot of a product by one of New Zealand’s success stories Wet & Forget for an Auckland based roof cleaning expert Roof Wash. These …

Cosmetics Photography

A few cosmetic shots for a great upcoming kiwi cosmetics brand True New Zealand. The customer required basic packshots for use by their public relations agency. Some of the close …

Clothing Store Photography

Today some quick shots in the studio for a well known children’s clothing company. In this shot we were asked to match the clients very specific style guidelines. This image …

Industrial Equipment Photography

Heres a shot we just finished doing, its one of those shoots you get occasionally where you have absolutely no idea what the product does that your shooting. We finished …

Jewellery Photography

Today a shoot of a few items of Jewellery for a brand new store opening up in Auckland. We provided long shots as well as extreme macro shots of a …

Basic Product Shots

Today a few quick jobs including a quick pack shot of another great kiwi product for breast feeding mothers by Mumdrop.  We can produce simple packshots like this in no …

Real Estate Photography

Here is a shot we did as part of a series of real estate long exposure night shots while staying at a truly incredible property in Queenstown.  If your ever …

DIY Product Photography

Professional product photography is crucial to selling an item and DIY product photography is a great place to start. A poor photo reflects badly on your product and makes it …

Portrait Photography Tips

If you are new to portrait photography, or are simply looking to better your studio portraits. We have written a quick guide to help you improve the quality of your …

Fresh Fruit Photography

This week our studio has been full of some amazing fresh fruit products. We have been shooting for a major New Zealand importer and distributer of fruit. The majority of …

Honey Product Photography

This week our studio sort of looks like something out of Winnie the Pooh, we have boxes of medical grade manuka honey every where you look for another one of …

Processing Digital Photos

While your goal as a photographer is to take the best possible photos on the spot. Sometimes you just need a little bit of extra polish to achieve that commercial …

Creating Focus in a Photo

Photography is all about capturing your subject in a flattering and interesting manner. Sometimes it may be difficult to discern your subject from the background and other objects in the …

Water Treatment Photography

This week in the studio we have been shooting a bunch of high res photos for the well known brand Microlene it was a nice shoot for a change as not a …

Lifestyle Product Photography

Its not uncommon for the customer to want additional shots showing their product or clothing on a model in a lifestyle situation. In this shot we needed to get a …

Manuka Honey Pack Shots

Today a bunch of pack shots for a great New Zealand company ManukaMed that provides medical grade Manuka honey products for the medical industry. We didn’t know a lot about …

Kids Food Photography

Last week we had the chance to work with one of New Zealands largest District Health Boards on a wide range of photos detailing many sorts of foods suitable for …

Studio Lighting Techniques

Getting the most out of your photography studio is all about learning how to utilise your lights and lighting properly. Without working knowledge of basic studio lighting techniques, even thousands …

Shooting Manual Mode

When you first use your camera it is tempting to switch it to automatic mode and just go around taking photos of everything. However you’ll quickly realise that you want …

Retail Pack Shots

Today a bunch of pack-shots including some cosmetic shots for a NZ company Abeeco. We shot these quickly in our closeup studio and are now working on the more technical …

Types of Digital Cameras

There are thousands of digital cameras on the market so if you are shopping around for a new camera, you need to take more than just the price into consideration. …

Different Types of DSLR Lenses

The DSLR Lenses that you use is just as important as your camera body. The lens affects and manipulates the light that goes into the camera so knowing which lens …

Macro Product Photography

Part of shooting products for a living is getting to work on some interesting and sometimes strange campaigns with our customers, Today was no exception when we were tasked with …

Fitness Product Photography

Today a shot for one of New Zealands leading online and trademe fitness stores Eco Stores a basic shot of some fitness equipment to be used on their website and also …

Custom Product Photography

Today in the studio a shoot for one of our favourite clients Magnapix who are adding a new product to their line up. The original image didn’t show enough depth …

Organic Yoghurt Food Photography

Food Photography is one of our specialities and is an important part of promoting food related products online and in print. Today in the studio was a tonne of some …

Conference Photography

Today a bit of a different job than the usual studio shoots, we attended an Auckland conference to document the event for the organiser. Our landscape / portrait photographer spent …

Product Shoot On A Farm

Today we had a really fun day shooting a bunch of designer clothing for Premiere Cattle on a Farm in Cambridge. We struck a number of challenges including young children …

Composite Image for Magnapix

Today we were challenged with coming up with a composite image for another great kiwi company Magnapix. These guys take any digital photo you upload and turn them into stunning …

Kiwicare Products

This afternoon we had a quick shoot for a couple of Borer control products from Kiwicare, another great Kiwi company. Shot on a laminate wood background in our studio to …

Bobux Children’s Shoes

This afternoon in the studio we had a really cool pair of New Zealand designed kids shoes from Bobux. Not an overly technical shoot by any means, but its always …

Wine, Wine and More Wine!

A shoot we did for a recent customer Boxkraft Packaging consisting of a large amount of high end wine packaging products for almost every well known wine maker in New …

Industrial Lighting Photography

Here is a closeup shot of a very large industrial lighting solution that was designed and manufactured here in New Zealand by BLS. The shot is being used for high …

Baby Product Photography

This was an interesting shoot for a very unique kiwi patented baby product that’s just been released on the market my clevabib. The customer already had images showing the product, …