There is an increasing demand for Ghost Mannequin / Neck Joint work for photographers, pre-press works, e-commerce stores, magazines, newspapers, advertisements etc. Ghost mannequin & neck joint technique is required especially for garment products. It is also used for jewelries shown on a neck mannequin. Basically, if a picture of a garment is shown on a mannequin the mannequin distracts the focus from the product. If we take the picture of the garment by hanging it on a hanger or by laying the product on any surface like floor, the picture will not be so appealing. To make the product appropriately highlighted we need to apply this ghost mannequin or invisible mannequin technique.
How is it done?
For ghost mannequin / neck joint service we need 2/3 photographs of the garment. One photo is the front side image after putting the garment on a mannequin. And the other picture will be the inner side of the neck part. If the client needs the backside of the garment image, then the third picture of the backside of the garment on a mannequin is required. That is all about qhost mannequin. The output will be like the example images shown here.
Benefits of Ghost Mannequin / Neck Joint
This image manipulation technique makes garment images look smarter and eye-catching which helps in increasing sell. Ghost Mannequin / Neck Joint effect provides details information about the other aspects of garment products like shape, design etc. better.
Whatever changes you make to an original image, may be referred to as image manipulation. Image manipulation or photo editing is generally done using graphic software like Photoshop. There are lots of categories of image manipulation. These includes –background removal, background replacement, natural shadow, reflection shadow, neck joint / ghost mannequin, adding object, object removal, photo enhancement, color adjustment/alteration, glamour retouching, image restoration etc. Photo editing for commercial or marketing purposes involves the clipping path and multi clipping paths most of the time.