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Studio Product Photography for Couch Buddy We created a series of images for CouchBuddy.com.au to promote their range of couch covers aimed a pet owners. The client wanted the product insitu and creating a room set in the studio was easier than finding the right house. We wanted a large light source to mimic daylight our artificial light source was 2x profoto strobes into a Westcott 7 foot parabolic umbrella and 150cm Creative light soft box.   Studio: Glow Studios, West Melbourne  

Wine Bottle Photography in our West Melbourne Studio Yarra Valley Wine Maker Al Francaros contacted Ivan Lee to photograph Allinda Winery’s redesigned wine bottles. There were a few challenges to photographing their latest label design because of the gold foil and embossing. We had to mix hard lights for the embossing and soft gradient lights for the gold foil. The series of images are to be used on their latest website and for other advertising and promotional purposes. Images taken on the high resolution Hasselblad H4D Digital medium format camera    

Professional Interior Architecture Photography for VICROADS Hub@Exhibition Earlier this year VICROADS unveiled a new customer service centre in Melbourne CBD. Ivan was commissioned to photograph the talent in the studio for their large window display and interiors of the newly developed space.

Portrait of Filip in Woodend, Victoria Cammeray Water provided one of the best locations for wedding portrait photography we have ever been to. In the afternoon as the ceremony finished a mist came through and provided the most incredible backdrop.   Image captured on the high resolution Hasselblad Medium Format camera.  Photography

Location Fashion Editorial for Complete Wedding Magazine Melbourne This Editorial was 1 of 3 photographed last year for issue 41 of Complete Wedding magazine. It features Laurina (The Bachlor Season 1) and it was the first time we worked with Creative Director Emily Charrison. Client: Complete Wedding Magazine (universal magazine) Photography: Ivan Lee & David White Creative Director: Emily Charrison Styling Assistant: Stephanie Dunbar, Natasha Lutrov Hair: marlie Cox Make-up: Siobhan Kelly@ Nepoleon Talent: Laurina@ Vivians Location: Mon Bijou @Melbourne

Studio Fashion Photography for Australian Wedding Gown Designers. This is the 2nd season we’ve photographed for boutique wedding gown specialist Belle et Blanc. Model/Talent: Jessica Dorward Hair and Make-up: Heidi Doan Location: Glow Studios (G19), West Melbourne   Images captured on a Hasselblad  high resolution digital medium format camera.  

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Still Life Product Photography in our West Melbourne Studio IJ Productions was contacted by the owners of Sen Tea a naturopathic herbal tea created by Australian Naturopath Gabrielle Carlson. The aim of the photo shoot capture individual images of the tea packaging for the website. A series of images were already taken by a previous Photographer but Ivan was hired because his expertise in capturing complex products: white products on a white background and gold foil lettering on the packaging.   View our Product Photography Portfolio to view more of our work      

19 Nov 2015 IJ Productions In Photography, Portraits

Getting it Right in Camera Studio Portrait with NO Digital Retouching Ivan was part of a group at Glow Studios photographing the work of Student Make-up Artist completing a Certificate in Make-up.   Make-up Artist: Zoe Schacte

Fashion Photography for Australian Fashion label Vigorella Client: Vigorella Location: Magic Malindi, Montville Queensland Talent: Dani Byrnes & Avriel Hair & Make-up: Nathalie Prince The crew flew up to the Sunshine Coast from Melbourne. We all stayed at Magic Malindi and spent a day photographing around the property and in the house. The next day before heading to the airport we stopped by a beach near Sunshine Coast Airport. It’s the first time we have photographed a collection for Vigorella out of Victoria, it had to be done because with fashion we always photograph 1 season ahead (in winter we photograph the summer range and in summer we photograph the winter range). Priolite MB500 flash heads in use The size of these heads is just a bit larger than the Profoto B1, The battery life also lasted just as long as the Profoto unit. The issues I had with the Priolite was the radio trigger not hyper syncing on the Canon 5D MKII- sync speed maxed out at 1/200th sec. I also used the same trigger on the Hasselblad via a sync lead connected to the radio trigger, it didn’t work so well because the trigger doesn’t sit into the […]