his Issue features the inside story on how we create photo cut-aways from a product that won’t peel apart nicely. Digital retoucher (and long time DMD collaborator)
Pak Sing Chan, shows us the stages involved to pull it off and keep it looking like a photo.
|Producing a cut-away product photo|
|The client wanted to feature the various layers of their new technology golf grip. They did not want an illustration and wanted it to look like a photo for realism next to the product shots.
To create this image, we shot 4 different component images to use in our photo composite:
A We tried as best we could to peel away the various layers. Then we used thread and dowel to shape the flaps in the rough position we wanted.