Month: May 2020

The Top 3 Mistakes I Made When Photographing My Products For My Etsy Shop And How You Can Avoid Them

When I was learning to take product photos when I had my Etsy shop, I swear it’s like all the photography knowledge I had learned went completely out the window. I was quickly learning that photographing a beach sunset was different than photographing a product. Product photography was something I hadn’t done before so it […]

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Why Photographing Your Product Packaging Can Make You Stand Out As An Online Seller

When shopping in person for items, for the most part, products are packaged up and ready to go. Products have labels with instructions, ingredients, and so on. Plus, chances are you’re responsible for transporting the product home.  But that doesn’t happen when you buy online. As you know, unless you’re selling in person at a […]

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In Conversation with Marja of MGG Studio

When I became involved with the local SF Etsy community and going to craft shows, I’d often see Marja selling her jewelry. I’d consider one of the OG’s of the local Etsy community! She was always so kind to me anytime I’d swing by to say hi and ask if I could take her photo.  […]

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