This is the ultimate, hard-working soup-to-nuts handbook showing you all you need to know about planning a photo-shoot from concept to completion. Everything from booking and arranging your studio space; booking and briefing stylists; prop-sourcing; prop-making; set-building; booking models and clearing model releases; liaising with agencies; and even guidance on model poses, is covered here. Subjects include people, food, and products, each illustrated with full-color photographs taken 'on-set', plus 3D diagrams of equipment set-ups. Interviews with key professionals provide invaluable insight to their recipes for success, along with real-world advice, troubleshooting guidelines, hints and tips. A perfect mixture of learning to make more money while also bettering your craft!

* One-stop guide to organizing smooth-running photo shoots that deliver professional results in a timely, cost-effective way *Gives you visual examples from all styles: people, product, food, interiors, animals, and more *Includes technical info and 3D diagrams of in-studio equipment set-ups, alongside the resulting shot *A great formula to step your studio photography up and run your photo business successfully