Ever wonder about how to take the perfect photo of a watch--like you see in the catalogs? Well Lee Z's post over at TimeZone might not get you all the way there, but he offers some great tips and tricks that will help you master the art of the fine watch photograph. For example, he has the following to say about background choices:
This is why a simple piece of linen cloth of uniform color, a book cover, a blank wall and their brethren – are good ideas. Want props? Think they add umpph to the setup? By all means – go get them in the frame but the default choice would probably still be any of the above.