PHOTOGRAPHY OF YOUR ARTWORK & PUBLICATIONS

Calling all Publications: It’s not just fashion and products we love shooting! The Blend team worked alongside the wonderful Positive News magazine to photograph their 90th issue. With readers from over 30 countries, they’ve begun a movement to change the news for good. In January last year, the magazine was re-launched with an increased focus…

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PHOTO LONDON | SOMERSET HOUSE

A SUNNY SUNDAY AFTERNOON SPENT AT SUMMER HOUSE. Last Sunday marked the final day of the 2017 Photo London exhibition, held at Summerset House and the Blend team took the opportunity to exercise their artistic muscles in the glorious London sunshine. The Exhibition, which has been held annually for the past three years, comprised of…

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GARBANZO SNACKS: A CASE STUDY

MEET GARBANZO Our lovely friends over at Garbanzo gave us a creative and crunchy brief for the launch of their new wholesome snack range. Alongside with product shots, we sat down and curated ideas for their advertisement campaign. We knew that their theme would tie into health, weight loss and needed to be captivating. After…

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PROFESSIONAL RETOUCHING AND WHY IT INCREASES SALES

In creating quality images that sell, It’s vitally important to get the right retouchers on board. It’s a misconception that retouching isn’t as important as the actual taking of the picture. It is. Indeed, in a perfect world, everything would be just fine “out of camera”. Sadly, often this is not the case. There are…

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PRODUCT PHOTOGRAPHY – WHY MOOD BOARDS ARE ESSENTIAL

When you require photography, there’s nothing more important than conveying exactly what you need to our photographic team. That’s where “Mood Boards” become invaluable. Simply put, mood boards are a collection of images that convey a design theme, style, direction and inspiration for a particular shoot. You can be as specific as you want to…

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PROFESSIONAL PRODUCT PHOTOGRAPHERS AND WHY YOU NEED THEM

How Professional Photography Has Evolved It’s incredible to think that in only 100 years we have been able to go from an evening at the theatre to an evening of Netflix and chill…. whatever that means. Nowhere has this change been so acutely felt than with photography. Only 50 years ago you would have to…

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INVISIBLE MANNEQUINS | GHOST MANNEQUINS

Fashion Photography Techniques –  Invisible or Ghost Mannequin You might be wondering how invisible mannequins work, or how we found a modelling agency for ghosts? Sadly, there’s no agency involved, but there are some retouch magic and our dedicated photographers who help achieve a perfectly styled garment. We’ll let you into our dirty little secrets…

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THE LONELY HEARTS OF BLEND STUDIOS

Valentines at the Blend Studio It’s that time of year again, and after a string of unsuccessful Tinder dates the Blend team have got their groove on and are feeling Valentine Vibes. We’re taking a trip on the time machine in hopes of finding a sweetheart. The Blend Babes are now accepting applications!

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