The importance of product photography!

The importance of product photography!

Visual content is fast becoming the central pillar of web design; current trends indicate that users’ preference for attractive visual imagery over long swathes of copy is set to increase over the coming months, so if you haven’t already, it’s really time to assess whether or not your product photography is letting your site down.

The importance of great product photography may make or break your website demand and especially your e-commerce sales. The more appealing and clear your products look, the more you will sell.

Having interesting visual imagery on your site is one of the easiest ways to set yourself apart from other retailers online. If your company offers genuine, high quality products then it’s only fitting to have images that reflect this.

The more unique your product photography is, the more a customer is going to want to buy your products, as well as increase trust in your company. This will not only make your products look more attractive, but will give customers the full experience.

If you have an okay picture people are less receptive to it, but if you have a shot of your product that is outstanding customers are more likely to notice it and potentially purchase it. Using photography well is what is ultimately going to sell your product the best.

People can be a little unimaginative or lazy to be honest and can’t always see the benefit of a certain product. This is why we need to show them the possible ‘creative’ ways they could potentially use the product.

With such a limited amount of time available, it’s difficult for your content to capture your audience’s attention and imagination, which means it’s up to your product imagery to do the job. It’s a slight cliché, but great product photography should do the talking for you, illustrating the quality and distinction of your product ranges and enticing your audiences to read into them further.

Your products are the backbone of your business, and as such their appearance will affect the customer’s perception of you as a whole. Web design trends dictate that your site’s visual elements are going to be more important than ever before, and with so many competitors out there competing for the same business, can you really afford to neglect them?

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Sources:

http://www.ignitingbusiness.com/blog/marketing/the-importance-of-good-product-photography.html

https://www.sparkpay.com/how-important-is-product-photography-in-ecommerce

http://www.rogerwilco.co.za/blogs/importance-quality-product-photography-ecommerce

http://www.somarketing.com/2015/04/the-importance-of-product-photography