I was asked lately to shoot some gems and jewelry for a new customer.
I have been shooting many different products for many different purposes but this was one of my first time holding some pieces worth several hundreds of thousands of dollars.
As the customer really wanted to see the real color of each stone and not a fake photoshop imitation we really had to focus on the lights for each shot. No need to say it took us hours of work… quite tricky actually. But it was fun and came out great according to the customer :