The best product in the world won’t sell if it doesn’t have professional product photography to make it shine. Think about it,  no matter how great a product is, it won’t sell if it isn’t presented in the most attractive way possible. That’s where Rooted Creative Agency comes in - we make sure your products look their best with our high-quality professional product photography. We know what needs to be done to capture the perfect shot and bring your brand story to live. 

Rooted Creative has shot commercial photography projects in Cincinnati for big brands, up-and-coming companies and mom and brick and mortar shops across Ohio. Product and commercial photography can be just as important to a company as the product itself. 

Living in a visual world, today’s consumers want and expect to be drawn in by your product’s visuals. Just like you shouldn’t skip over your company’s packaging and branding, you shouldn’t overlook the product photography, either. Isn't that what catches your eye in the first place? If the product photography isn’t compelling and relatable, you might be missing out on making that all-important emotional connection with the customer.

At Rooted Creative Agency, we understand the importance of product photography and have worked hard to perfect our craft. We use expert lighting techniques and experienced photographers to ensure your product looks its absolute best. 

Do we obsess over it? Maybe a little. 

That's why Rooted Creative boasts a spacious warehouse-esque studio for professional commercial photo shoots, product photography for e-commerce, white background photos and product grouping photography. Can’t make it to our Cincinnati studio? No worries. We travel…a lot.

Our team of photographers have taken on product shots in the streets, on the beach, and everywhere in between. Best of all?  We can capture lifestyle images in the exact same shoot. We understand how important it is to get the most out of your budget and that's why we offer creative solutions that are tailored to fit within your budget.

Ready to give your product some life, a heartbeat and a story? So are we. That's why Rooted Creative offers creative direction, onsite styling, and brand consulting. We'll help you tell the story of your product with engaging visuals that speak to your ideal customer. 

We believe in helping brands create photos that stand out from the competition and draw attention to your products or services. Let us take care of everything so you can focus on what you do best -- making an awesome product. 

Whether you’re a boutique looking for product photography, an eCommerce business needing lifestyle shots, or a brand wanting to feature

Check our product photography gallery or drop us a line for your next shoot. 

Living in a visual world, today’s consumers want and expect to be drawn in by your product’s visuals. Just like you shouldn’t skip over your company’s packaging and branding, you shouldn’t overlook the product photography, either. 

Rooted Creative Agency is the world-class product photography agency. Our creative services entail just about every aspect of product photography that you can think of. We are a local photography agency based out of Cincinnati, but many of our clients are located throughout the country. You can work with us at our studio or we can come to you. Our stunning e-commerce product photography services entail product stills, lifestyle shots, and virtually any type of picture that will make your product stand out. Let us tell the story of your brand with best-in-class product photography. 

As a part of our comprehensive creative marketing and advertising services, we also offer professional video production. Our experienced team creates engaging videos that tell the story of your brand and help you get noticed online. We specialize in creating commercial-quality videos for everything from product launches to corporate events. Because if you're looking of product photography, you might as well check product videography off your list too, right?  

The visual representation of a product can make or break its success. Enter the world of professional product photography, where every shot tells a story, every angle captures an emotion, and every product shines in its own unique light.

Services Offered by Product Photographers: More Than Just a Click

Product photographers aren't just individuals with cameras; they're artists, storytellers, and brand ambassadors. Here's a glimpse into the myriad of services they offer:

  • Studio Photography: In a controlled environment, with perfect lighting and backdrop, products come alive, showcasing every intricate detail.
  • Lifestyle Shots: How does a product fit into the everyday life of its users? Lifestyle shots answer this, blending products seamlessly into real-world settings.
  • 360-Degree Views: In the digital shopping era, consumers crave a holistic view. 360-degree shots provide a comprehensive look, leaving no angle unexplored.
  • Macro Photography: For products with intricate details, close-up shots capture the minutiae, highlighting quality and craftsmanship.
  • Flat Lay and Styled Shots: Perfect for social media, these shots blend aesthetics with storytelling, often accompanied by complementary items.
  • E-commerce Photography: Tailored for online stores, these shots are clean, consistent, and designed to boost conversions.

The Importance of Product Photography

Imagine browsing online and stumbling upon a product with a blurry image, poor lighting, and an uninspiring setup. Would you be compelled to purchase? Probably not. Here's why product photography is paramount:

  • First Impressions Matter: In the digital age, a product photo often serves as the first interaction between a brand and its potential customers. A stellar shot can captivate, while a mediocre one can deter.
  • Conveys Professionalism: High-quality product photos signal a brand's commitment to quality, not just in its products but in every facet of its business.
  • Boosts Conversions: Clear, high-resolution photos can reduce consumer uncertainty, leading to higher conversion rates on e-commerce platforms.
  • Tells a Story: Beyond just showcasing a product, photography can convey a brand's ethos, its values, and its vision.
  • Enhances Brand Image: Consistent, professional product photography across all platforms enhances brand image, fostering trust and credibility.

Crafting Stellar Product Photography: The Ingredients of Success

Good product photography isn't accidental; it's a blend of art, science, and a dash of magic. Here's what sets apart the good from the great:

  • Lighting: The backbone of any great shot. Whether it's the soft glow of natural light or the controlled brilliance of studio setups, lighting can elevate a product, highlighting its best features.
  • Composition: How a product is positioned, the elements surrounding it, the backdrop – all play a role in crafting a compelling narrative.
  • Consistency: Especially crucial for brands with a wide product range. Consistent shots, in terms of angles, lighting, and setup, offer a cohesive brand experience.
  • Attention to Detail: The tiniest speck of dust, a minor inconsistency, can mar an otherwise perfect shot. Great product photography is meticulous, leaving no room for error.
  • Post-Production: The magic often lies in the touch-ups. Color corrections, background removals, or even adding a touch of sheen – post-production can transform a good shot into a masterpiece.

Product photography isn't just a service; it's an art form. It's about capturing the essence of a product, weaving a tale around it, and presenting it in a way that resonates with its audience. It's about blending aesthetics with emotions, craftsmanship with creativity.

In a world inundated with visuals, where consumers are constantly making split-second decisions, professional product photography services stand as a beacon, guiding brands towards success. It's not just about the product; it's about the story it tells, the emotions it evokes, and the memories it creates.

So, the next time you see a product photo that makes you pause, that compels you to explore further, know that behind that shot is a symphony of creativity, expertise, and passion. Because in the world of product photography, every shot is more than just an image; it's a masterpiece.


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Product Photography FAQ

What Types of Product Photography Will Help My Brand?

There are several different types of product shots that will help sell your product to customers. Individual shots will showcase your products when sold on their own. Group product shots will help sell products that are sold together, like a tool set. Lifestyle shots will help customers see your product at work in real life. Scale shots can help people understand the size and other physical attributes of your products.

How Much Does Product Photography Cost?

A creative agency like Rooted will propose a budget for your product photography. The cost will depend upon the number of products that you have, the number of shots you want of each, and other factors. Good product photography is an investment that will help you grow your business.

What Will I Need To Get Great Product Photos? 

Rooted will have all of the cameras, lighting, and other photography equipment needed to get you awesome photos. You can help your photography team be ready by having all the products you want shot, as well as having an in-depth list that tells the photographer about how you’d like your photos taken. 

What Kind of Brands Need Product Photos? 

There are all kinds of brands that need product photos. Rooted can help you with fitness, sports, corporate, editorial, and other types of product photography. We’ve worked with brands as big as Red Bull and Jurgens. 

How Will My Product Photos Be Styled? 

Rooted Creative Agency will use industry-trusted styling techniques that are a great fit for your brand. If you need lifestyle photos, we’ll style the lighting and every aspect of your photo so that it’s appropriate for the subject and product. We will also use backdrops and other effects to make sure that your photo is natural and does not look staged. “In real life” is how our product photos will look when you are done.

What Happens During a Photoshoot? 

During a photoshoot, your creative director and photography team will listen to all of your input and follow your product sheet to the letter. We’ll take you through each product and make sure that it is staged just right. When we are done, we will edit your photos and make sure that they have the highest quality.

What Can I Do With My Product Photos? 

With your Rooted Creative Agency product photos, you’ll be able to use them anywhere. You can use them on an ecommerce website. You can also use them for your listings on marketplace websites, like Amazon. If you have a desire to use your product photography in print media, your photos can be used there. Your product photos are intended for you to use where you want and how you want. 

Cincinnati's Best Product Photography

Rooted Creative Agency does it all. If you're looking for industrial product photography, something sleek and elegant, or even a glamorous lifestyle shot, we've got what you need. Professional product photography will help you brand stand out from the competition, with stunning e-commerce photography photos, conveying your brand's story. That's what we're passionate about --  helping you get your message across, and making sure it looks good. We have years of experience in product photography, and we're ready to take on any challenge. Get in touch with us today to find out more about our services. Let's create something amazing together!

Browse our gallery to see some of the big brands we've worked with, like Jurgens, Adidas, Red Bull, and many others.