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Wine Bottle Photography for Santolin Wines Our experience in Studio Product Photography allows us to photograph wine bottles with minimal digital retouching for a fast turn around time and accurate colour reproduction. For the latest range of wines by Australian wine makers Adrian and Rebecca Santolin, Ivan photographed their bottles in our North Melbourne Studio.   Highest Quality Images to Highlight your Product High quality product photography comes from great lighting and utilising the latest in digital capture We are using the Hasselblad  H4D-31 high resolution digital medium format camera. Compared to most professional photographers using a DSLRs the 16bit capture from the Hasselblad produces images with a greater dynamic range.   Professional Product Photography by Ivan Lee

Studio Product Photography by Specialised Product Photographer Ivan Lee Glow Studios, hired Ivan to shoot the latest range of bedding linen, Baby bibs and clothing for Goo Collection, an Australian baby products company. The photo shoot started early with the 1st set being assembled by stylist Christine Pegg and Flat lays of the entire range being shot by Assistant Steven. At the end of a very long day we had photographed 2 room sets with 4 variations, flat lays, and heaps of babies wearing bibs and baby wraps. Photographer: Ivan Lee Stylist: Christine Pegg Photographer’s Assistant: Steven Ma View our Product and baby photography portfolio

Over the last 4 years we have work with Australian based lighting designer Ilan El  through out different locations around Melbourne photographing his lights.  The location of this photo shoot was a private residence  in Kew that had a few of his lights installed. It was raining and very grey on the day of the photo shoot and to create the feel of natural light  entering through windows artificial light from a high powered strobe (Profoto Pro-B2 1200W) was used. Photography by Experienced Architecture and Product Photographer Ivan Lee

Commercial Architectural Interior Photography for Miss Fox Ivan Lee was hired directly from Miss Fox for his expertise in Professional Architectural Photography. Miss Fox is a multi award winning day spa located in the heart of Melbourne CBD. Photography: Ivan Lee Assistant: Steven Ma Camera: Hasselblad H4D-31/HC28mm  

Creative Beauty Portrait Photography in our Melbourne studio Client: Victoria University It was the 3rd time Ivan had photographed portraits for students of Victoria Uni Certificate of Make-up Course. Having to work quick and produce outstanding results within a few frames was important as Ivan and another Photographer had only 1/2 hr per student on each look. Images captured on the Hassleblad H4D digital medium format & Canon 5D MKII. Lighting is Profoto and Elinchrom  

Location Commercial Photography Client: Milk & Co Agent: Blank Canvas Productions Milk & Co held Milk Active Club at  Cantani Gardens, St.Kilda on an early October Saturday morning. Images were used for Instagram and other Social Media Milk & Co was founded by Michael Klim and Lindy Klim in 2008

Studio Fashion Photography for Belle et Blanc Bridal Ivan Lee was contacted by the designers at Belle et Blanc wedding boutique to photographed their range of wedding dresses in the studio. As an experienced studio photographer with a large folio of wedding and fashion photography, Ivan knew how to capture white wedding dressing against a simple white background. Photo shoot took place in Ivan’s North Melbourne studio. Client: Belle et Blanc Photographer: Ivan Lee Talent: Paige R (London MGT) Hair and Make-up: Heidi Doan (Evera Hair and Make-up) Location: Glow Studios

Wedding Fashion Editorial Photography on location We are super excited that one of our images were chosen for the front cover of Complete Wedding Melbourne (Universal Magazines). The location for the photo shoot was at Labassa a heritage property with opulent 19th century  interiors  in Caulfield North.   Photography: Ivan Lee & David White Creative Director: Kate Telfer Props Styling: Amanda Mair Hair and Make-up: Alison Larwood Talent: Bridget N (Vivian’s) Photographer’s Assistant: Ali Boin Digital Retoucher: Lisa Maria Editorial Assistant: Steph Dunbar & Georgia Westgarth   The Profoto B1 For this cover photo shoot we got the chance to try out the new Profoto B1 battery powered  flash head. It’s a great tool for all photographers. 500watts of power, 9 stops range and very fast flash duration. The 2 things that I don’t like about the Profoto B1 compared to our usual battery kits – Profoto Pro-B2 and Elinchrom Ranger is that it’s only 500ws compared to the 1200ws and 1100ws of the Pro-B2 and Ranger. It’s a lot more portable than the battery kits with generator/pack but the heavy packs have been useful on location as it doubles as a sandbag.

We photographed a series Spring Racing Carnival images for award winning Melbourne based Hair Stylist  D’Artanian Dior. Make-up by Nancy Phillips Hats by Celine Victoria Model: Yu