Instant Inspiration: Sexy Soap
When it comes to taking pictures of beauty products, I think none can be more challenging to photograph than good ole bar soap. There are many, pretty soaps on the market these days, created with beautiful shapes, textures, and intriguing ingredients. But at the end of the day it’s just a slice that sits in the palm of the hand, which can look a bit drab if not propped and lit well. And with that comes the temptation to over-prop to the point that the soap itself is no longer the subject of the photograph, rather just a bit player in a larger production.
If you have soap on your shot list, we have some images we’ve collected to give you some instant “soap-spiration”:
We have loads more ideas on our Sexy Soap Pinterest Page > https://www.pinterest.com/BoxwoodPress/sexy-soap/