• Minimalist Flat Lays

    01 Feb , 2019

    Elaborate flat lays with many objects are amazing to look at, but sometimes a simple flat lay with one to five items can tell a powerful visual story too, especially when using flat lays for product photos or under a time crunch on a wedding day. Sometimes adding more pieces to the flat lay can make it look chaotic and take the viewer's attention away from your main objects. A...

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  • How to Stack Vessels in Flat Lays

    01 Feb , 2019

    Stacking vessels is a great way to add depth and interest to your flat lay, but before you go stacking everything you can find, here are 3 tips to stacking for maximum visual impact. 1. Stack vessels that are either a set or that match in color and texture. Stacking metal and wood together, for instance, can look messy and unappealing. Keep the colors of your vessels as similar as...

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  • 3 Reasons Flat Lays are Here to Stay

    01 Feb , 2019

    Flat lays have exploded in popularity on social media channels and product photography recently, and they're here to stay. Even the post office is using flat lays in their in store advertising! Here are 3 reasons flat lays are here to stay. 1. Photographing products in flat lay form opens up all kinds of creative possibilities. From cosmetics and food to clothes and outdoor items, brands everywhere are using flat...

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  • How to Stand Out on Instagram with Your Flat Lays

    01 Feb , 2019

    Flat lays are a BIG deal on Instagram. There are entire accounts dedicated to flat lays and people are using them for everything from showing their outfit of the day to showing what they ate for breakfast. There are themed flat lay accounts, flat lay accounts dedicated to things like tea and coffee, you name it! As with anything that explodes on social media, it can be difficult to stand...

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  • The One Thing Every Flat Lay Lover Needs

    01 Feb , 2019

    It can be easy for a flat lay enthusiast to amass lots and lots of props. It's just  so tempting to buy every cute plate and pretty roll of ribbon you see! While it's certainly a great idea to have a variety of props in your styling kit, there's one item in particular that will give you a perfect flat lay every single time.  A simple piece of cheesecloth fabric...

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