1

children's clothing set display

I want to know how these clothing sets are being photographed? is it on hangers or on the ground? How can I blow out the background completely like this?

  • Hard to tell if it's on the ground or hanging from such a small image. – Guffa Aug 12 '14 at 16:43
  • possible duplicate of How to do the ghost mannequin effect? – MikeW Aug 12 '14 at 19:57
  • @MikeW - I thought that too, but they didn't looked filled in, so I think the question is more about the background. – John Cavan Aug 12 '14 at 20:20
  • @JohnCavan they do look kinda flat don't they, so probably not. – MikeW Aug 12 '14 at 23:09
1

It looks like they are being photographed using the "Ghost Mannequin" technique or a slight variant of it.

Usually clothes are placed on a mannequin, photographed and then photographed again inside-out. The two images are then put together in post-processing. In this case they may have varied it slightly by placing the clothes out flat, but broadly the technique looks the same.

For more see here: How to do the ghost mannequin effect?

0

It looks like it's photographed on a ground (noticed that everything is flat), most likely from a height (ladder/stairs/window on a 1st floor ;) ) on a large sheet of white paper/cloth (either laying horizontally or at a slight angle).

Considering how evenly lit the clothes are I guess photographer used 2 flashes standing on a sides with either umbrellas or (more likely) large reflectors / softboxes. There are several light setups that can be used for such effect.

In either case - it looks like a rather professional setup.

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.