Five Useful Product Photography Tips to Boost Sales

We are living in the age of e-commerce. The online model of conducting business received a great push post the Covid-19 pandemic. While buyers now have the convenience of shopping for products from the comfort of their homes, sellers need to set up, maintain, and update their e-stores. One of the most fundamental and essential parts of setting up an e-store is displaying the products for sale, which is done through product photographs. Forming a decent and lasting impression on customers’ minds requires virtuous photography that can grab the attention of buyers. Therefore, to boost sales, one has to avail of professional product photography service. Here are a few useful tips that demand your attention as a seller.



  1. Hire a reputed professional product photographer

What sets a professional photographer apart from a novice or a newbie is their knack for capturing vivid photographs full of ample detail. If you wish to take your business to newer heights, hiring a professional product photographer for beautifully capturing your products is the best step forward. Finding a seasoned photographer shouldn’t be much of a hassle. A simple Google search for “product photographer near me” will yield pertinent results. Just communicate to the photographer the focal point of your brand and the details of the product you’d like to be captured.

  1. Ask the photographer to use the right props

Your product is your business. You know it backward and forward. Therefore, ask the photographer to use props to highlight the best part of your product so that maximum eyes can perceive it, which would compel them to try and make the product theirs in no time.

  1. Hire a model for jewelry photography

For products such as jewelry, you would require a model besides a jewelry photographer. This is sure to boost your sales since customers would be able to see how the jewelry product will look (this would help customers in making a buying decision).

  1. Post professionally clicked pictures of your products on social media

Social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram, and, nowadays, WhatsApp have become quite popular for the sale and purchase of goods. All you need to increase your sales using these platforms are pictures. Professionally clicked, high-quality photos create a magical impression on potential buyers and are always able to win their gaze and hearts.

  1. Creating a product magazine or album

A compilation of the most aesthetic and eye-appealing images of your product line can be put together in the form of an album or your company magazine. Circulating such a magazine in the market will likely boost your product sales.


The verdict

Photography can be a powerful medium not just to showcase your brand and product line but also to leave an indelible imprint of your brand’s image in the minds of your customers. All it requires is a skilled photographer equipped with a proper lighting system(s), props, and relevant background. The level of expertise of the photographer will dictate the way he plays around with the photography angles, reflection, size, length, and megapixel count of the cameras to magic to your products.


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About The Author

EtherArts is an Amazon Approved Product Photography Service. Aarti is the principal photographer with more than a decade long experience in product photography. We try to share our experiences and some ideas on how to do professional product photography through our blog posts. So keep in touch and learn new tips every day!