Here’s a 5-minute video in which photographer Jon Legge shows how you can put together a tabletop studio for well-lit product photos. It’ll cost you just 10 to 15 minutes and about £25 (~$40) in materials.
After modifying his light in various ways, Legge was able to create this shot of a toy car using his setup:
“With a little bit of imagination, you can set up a tabletop studio and produce very high quality results,” Legge says. “Give it a try at home.”