In the digital age, the way we showcase products is pivotal. Enter Midjourney: an innovative AI image generator that turns your words into breathtaking visuals. Looking for a vibrant piece of art, a captivating composition, or a backdrop that stays in memory? Midjourney’s got you covered.
Let’s explore how to leverage Midjourney’s prompts to craft a distinct image for your product. It’s all about details: from the style, composition, to the background – each element can be the highlight of your narrative. And guess what? I’ve served up more than 90 prompts complete with images to spark your creativity.
With Midjourney, you can breathe life into your products by selecting from diverse perspectives, styles, and techniques. The variety is endless, each with its distinct charm and use cases. Ready to dive in? Let’s see how these styles can amplify your product’s appeal!
It’s all about brightness with the High Key style. It creates a positive, clear atmosphere and shines a light on your product’s shape and nuances, often set against a white backdrop. Thinking of trying it out? Use this template: high key product photography of [product].
Prompt: high key product photography of a sleek and minimalist desktop computer –ar 16:9
Prompt: high key product photography of a high-end espresso machine, sleek lines, metallic sheen
Prompt: high key product photography of a set of handcrafted ceramic vases, intricate details, vibrant colors
Contrast is the star here, especially between the light and dark zones. It’s all about mood and drama. Your product’s details pop against a dark background. For a start, use this prompt: low key product photography of [product].
Prompt: low key product photography of a high-end sound system –ar 16:9
Prompt: low key product photography of a high-end fragrance bottle, highlighting the intricate glass details and deep amber liquid
Prompt: low key product photography of a gourmet dark chocolate bar, glossy surface, exquisite packaging –ar 16:9
Keep it simple and let the product shine. The minimalistic approach focuses on the product’s design, cutting out distractions.
Prompt: minimalist product photography of a contemporary, chrome-plated kitchen faucet with clean lines
Prompt: minimalist product photography of a sleek, stainless steel water filter pitcher
Prompt: minimalist product photography of a pair of wooden headphones with clean, unadorned ear cups
This is about relatability. Show your product in real-world settings, illustrating its everyday utility. Use this prompt template: A close-up shot of [product] being held by a [person] in an indoor/outdoor setting.
Prompt: a close-up shot of a video game controller being held by a gamer in a gaming den
Prompt: a close-up shot of a DSLR camera being held by a professional photographer in a photography studio
Prompt: a close-up shot of a luxury handbag being held by a fashionable woman in a high-end boutique
Prompt: a close-up shot of a portable speaker being held by a group of friends at an outdoor music festival
Prompt: a close-up shot of a Chanel perfume bottle being held by a glamorous actress on the red carpet
Prompt: a close-up shot of a watch being held by a pilot in a private jet cabin
Zoom in and reveal the unseen. This approach showcases detailed features not visible to the naked eye.
Prompt: dew-covered beer bottle, beverage macro, outdoor environment, cool and refreshing lighting, commercial style
Prompt: close-up shot of a intricate silver necklace, soft natural light, elegant, minimalist, pastel color
Prompt: extreme close up shot of a futuristic smartwatch, high-tech studio lighting, sleek and metallic colors, futuristic
A bird’s eye view of products, usually on a flat surface, highlighting collections or product relationships.
Prompt: flat lay photography of a colorful assortment of makeup products, soft diffused light, playful and girly, pastel color palette –ar 16:9
Prompt: flat lay photography of a tropical cocktail assortment, minimalist
Prompt: flat lay photography of a collection of artisan pottery, diffused natural light –ar 16:9
Capture your product on the move. It’s about showcasing dynamism and visual allure.
Prompt: speed and motion captured in a spinning fidget spinner, studio setup, neon colors, exciting and playful, top-down perspective, long exposure
Prompt: dynamic and action-packed remote-controlled car race, outdoor track, golden hour lighting, vibrant and competitive, panning motion blur –ar 16:9
Prompt: a sleek smartphone in motion blur, bustling city backdrop, neon city lights, futuristic and high-tech, close-up shot, speed and motion
Prompt: dynamic and action-packed fitness tracker in motion blur, gym environment, active lifestyle, health and wellness, close-up shot, speed and motion
Prompt: speed lines of a mechanical gaming chair in motion blur, gaming setup background, ergonomic design, immersive gaming experience, close-up shot
A backlit product that emphasizes form over detail, bringing drama and intrigue.
Prompt: close up shot of Scooter’s sleek silhouette gracefully glides over the ancient, weathered cobblestone street, kissed by the soft, warm embrace of a nostalgic, golden sunset, nikon d850 –ar 16:9
Prompt: close up shot, silhouette of a highly-reviewed gaming console with dynamic LED accents, set against a futuristic backdrop –ar 16:9
Prompt: a sleek sports car silhouette against a fiery sunset, highlighting its aerodynamic curves, passion and power, low-angle shot, dramatic lighting, warm color palette, nikon d 850 –ar 16:9
Imagine your product in a tiny world, often using a miniature figure for perspective.
Prompt: macro product photography of micro tiny sized chef climbing a giant vibrant red chili pepper
Prompt: macro product photography of micro tiny sized fashionista leaning on a giant designer handbag
Prompt: macro product photography of micro tiny sized kid climbing on a pink doughnut
Capture the moment your product interacts with a liquid. Think freshness or waterproof qualities.
Prompt: a sleek silver sports car tire immersed in a puddle of water, with dynamic water droplets frozen in mid-air
Prompt: close up shot a bottle of premium olive oil, with a golden splash revealing crushed olives
Prompt: an icy cold cola can being opened, with a refreshing explosion of cola splashing out
Prompt: running shoes making contact with a puddle, water splashing on impact
Make your product defy gravity. It’s about creating a feeling of weightlessness or magic.
Prompt: close-up shot of a pair of sleek athletic sneakers suspending in mid-air, gently hovering above a billowing, vibrant cloud of multicolored powder, dreamlike, ethereal lighting
Prompt: a pair of premium noise-canceling headphones hovering gracefully amidst sound waves, immersive and serene, soft and ambient lighting, close-up shot
Prompt: close up shot of video game console suspended in mid-air, surrounded by digital graphics, gaming paradise, high-speed sync
Infusing your prompt with smoke can elevate its drama and mystery. It’s more than just a visual—it can symbolize attributes like the heat of a product, its freshness, or its sheer intensity.
Prompt: luminous smoke enveloping a premium transparent tequila bottle
Prompt: spirals of smoke dance in the air, sleek athletic shoe, vibrant and surreal, neon lighting
Prompt: rolling waves of mint green smoke highlighting a luxury skincare product
It’s not just about the product’s look, but its story. Using different compositions, we can present varying product facets. Let’s dive into some techniques Midjourney offers.
They can add depth, making images lively and engaging.
Prompt: a sleek silver wristwatch with luminous markings, casting a pristine reflection beneath
Prompt: a sleek black smartphone with a curved glass screen, its reflection mirroring the cityscape in the background
Prompt: a sleek silver laptop with a backlit keyboard, its reflection capturing the modernity of a minimalist office
Prompt: a pair of stylish sunglasses with mirrored lenses, capturing the vibrant colors of a tropical beach scene
Prompt: a row of artisanal perfumes in elegant glass bottles, their reflections showcasing the intricate labels
Prompt: a sleek DSLR camera with a wide-angle lens, its reflection showcasing a breathtaking mountain landscape
In reality, capturing underwater shots demands a waterproof camera. But with Midjourney, a simple prompt does the trick.
Use it to showcase a product’s waterproof qualities or evoke feelings of tranquility, intrigue, or immersion. Try this template: [product] plunging into [water].
Just a heads-up: this might not suit every product. So, ponder a bit – which of your items truly belong underwater?
Prompt: a bottle of beer plunging into clear blue water, intricate label
Prompt: waterproof sports camera plunging into the deep blue sea
Prompt: a bottle of luxury perfume plunging into deep blue sea, intricate label
Prompt: Garmin sports watch plunging into crystalline water
In the digital realm, displaying a product on-screen crafts a captivating virtual space for it. To achieve this, try the prompt: front view of laptop screen displaying a high-resolution product image of [product], minimalist.
Prompt: front view of laptop screen displaying a high-resolution product image of a luxurious perfume, minimalist –ar 16:9
Prompt: front view of laptop screen displaying a high-resolution product image of exquisite porcelain dinnerware –ar 16:9
Prompt: front view of laptop screen:: a high-resolution product image of limited edition guitar:: –ar 16:9
Organize your products in geometric patterns for a pleasing, orderly view.
Prompt: bird’s eye view of high-end watches neatly arranged on a sleek black glass background with a grid-like geometric pattern, soft diffused lighting, minimalist and modern, symmetrical composition
Prompt: bird’s eye view of colorful macarons neatly arranged on a rustic wooden table with a circular layout, warm golden hour lighting, flat lay perspective, pastel color palette
Prompt: bird’s eye view of handcrafted leather wallets neatly arranged on a vintage map with a linear formation
Prompt: bird’s eye view of sushi rolls neatly arranged on a black slate platter with a concentric circle layout
Knolling beautifully arranges products on a flat surface for a visually appealing layout. In Midjourney, the keyword “knolling” is magical. Apply it to a single item, and you might reveal its intricate parts. Or use it to lay out a collection of products or their components harmoniously.
Prompt: knolling sewing machine, soft daylight
Prompt: knolling stationery collection on a rustic wooden desk –ar 16:9
Prompt: knolling pet grooming essentials with a dog in the center, diffused window light –ar 16:9
Backgrounds do more than just sit behind a product. They amplify its features, guide where the viewer looks, and can even shout out a brand’s message. Dive into some of backgrounds below. Each has its own flavor and function, setting just the right mood for your product.
Positioning a product on a podium can truly spotlight its significance. The following prompts are tailored for creating those perfect podium images. After that, simply blend your products onto these backdrops. And here’s a cherry on top: I’ve enhanced the images with product presentations using Midjourney’s inpainting magic.
Prompt: product podium with a wooden-textured platform, minimalist –ar 16:9
Prompt: warm yellow backdrop with an product podium –ar 16:9
Prompt: solitary thin stone product podium against a seamless blue background –ar 16:9
Prompt: sleek wooden surface ready to hold a product, set against the soft blur of a modern workspace bustling in the background –ar 16:9
Prompt: sleek metallic podium with a neon halo, set against a gradient of deep blue to purple –ar 16:9
Prompt: an illuminated round podium against a soft pink gradient –ar 16:9
Prompt: a minimalist pastel yellow setup with muted gray archways, framing a white circular podium –ar 16:9
Lens flare occurs when stray light enters the lens and strikes the camera’s sensor, producing either a light streak or circle patterns. Introducing lens flare to an image can give it a dramatic, warm, or retro touch. Try this template for a touch of flare: [product], [color] background with lens flare.
Prompt: shimmering diamond ring on a velvet cushion, royal blue background with lens flare
Prompt: glistening bottle of luxury perfume with golden accents, black background with lens flare
Prompt: a set of gourmet chocolates arranged in a decorative box, warm brown background with lens flare –ar 16:9
Prompt: a sleek and modern desktop computer, home office background with lens flare –ar 16:9
Prompt: sparkling silver necklace with a heart-shaped pendant, celestial background with lens flare
Looking for a background that exudes calmness, modernity, or just a soft touch? The gradient pastel backdrop is your answer. It’s contemporary and utterly delightful. Try this template: [product] against a gradient pastels background.
Prompt: a pair of stylish sunglasses, transparent lenses, contemporary frame, against a gradient pastels background –ar 16:9
Prompt: shiny new silver smartphone, reflective surface, sleek design, against a gradient pastels background
Oozes sophistication and elegance.
Prompt: luxury wristwatch, intricate dial wiht sunburst motif, leather strap, on marble with texture
Prompt: crystal-clear whiskey decanter, cut glass, aged whiskey, against background with marble texture, soft lighting
Turn your product magical with this fairytale-like setting.
Prompt: hand-blown glass vase, soft diffused daylight, translucent pastel shades, ethereal bokeh background
Prompt: delicate porcelain teacup, garden setting, soft pastel colors,dreamlike ethereal bokeh background
Highlight tech-savviness or bring in some energetic vibes.
Prompt: a sports car’s sleek chrome grille gleaming amidst the laser light show –ar 16:9
Prompt: a high-end bicycle frame bathed in dynamic laser lights –ar 16:9
Prompt: a sleek VR headset shining amidst the chaotic colors of a laser light show
Seamless Neon Grid
Neon lights meet grid-like patterns.
Prompt: a shiny, chrome-plated retro microphone, placed elegantly on a seamless neon grid background, close-up
Prompt: a series of premium home audio speakers, each with its unique design, against a seamless neon grid background –ar 16:9
Imagine your product amidst fluffy, dreamy clouds.
Prompt: a pair of elegant high heels, elegantly placed against a whimsical cloudscape, soft, romantic lighting
Prompt: vibrant red lipstick tube, whimsical cloudscape background
In the realm of boundless creativity, think of Midjourney as more than just a tool—it’s the gateway that melds words with striking visuals, linking dreams with reality. Ready to elevate your product above the crowd? Save this guide, implement these tips, and let your product truly shine in the marketplace!
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