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Hand modeling

Add $35 to any photo

Enhance your product photos with hand modeling to demonstrate features, showcase products in action, and provide a sense of scale. Add a human touch to your individual product shots and make your products come to life.

What's included?

Included

  • Natural unpolished nails or clear coat
  • Choice of male or female models
  • Use of full arm up to the shoulder

Available for additional charge

  • Custom nail colors
  • Long nails or special designs
  • Custom outfits or jewelry
  • Body parts other than the arm (such as the face)

Pricing details

Add $35 to any photo

  • Each photo featuring a hand model adds $35 to that photo
  • Price is in addition to the cost of the photo itself, e.g. a Classic shot.
  • Special requests such as custom manicures or specific clothing will be quoted by your project manager.

How to order

  1. Start an order
    Begin by placing an order or reaching out to our sales team.
  2. Communicate your needs
    Let your project manager know that you’d like to include hand modeling in your project.
  3. Collaborate
    Discuss poses, model gender, and other preferences with your project manager.

Demonstrate features

A photo of a hand model removing a cleaning pad from a mop head.

Show products in-use

An image of a hand model using a torch to infuse smoke into a cocktail.

Describe product size

A hand model holding a tiny taco shell between two fingers

Hand modeling FAQs

Interested in learning more about hand modeling and our process? We’ve answered some of the most common questions to help you understand how hand modeling can enhance your product photos.

Can I choose my model?

Our models are regular people, including employees, friends, and associates of our studio who enjoy hand modeling. Available models are always changing, with a range of gender, age, and skin tone. Your project manager will work with you to let you know the best options available, ensuring your product photos are perfectly suited to your needs.

What about feet, legs, or other body parts?

We do offer photography of other body parts, including feet and legs, depending on the specific needs of your project. We handle these requests on a case-by-case basis to ensure we can meet your requirements effectively. Your project manager will discuss your vision and determine the best approach to achieve the desired results for your product photos.

How are the hand models' nails prepared?

Our hand models’ nails and cuticles are always neatly trimmed and moisturized to ensure a clean look. Natural nails or nails with clear coat are included as part of our standard service. If you prefer a color, long nails, or nail designs we can accommodate this for an additional charge. Your project manager will work with you to ensure the nails perfectly complement your product.

Can I request specific poses or hand gestures for my product photos?

Absolutely! We encourage you to share any specific poses or hand gestures you’d like to see in your product photos. Our skilled hand models and photographers will work together to ensure your vision is brought to life. Your project manager will discuss these details with you to ensure we capture the perfect shots.

Hand modeling photo gallery

Browse the gallery below to see product-enhancing photos taken in our Las Vegas studio. Our skilled hand models bring your products to life, showcasing their unique features and making them stand out with every shot.