How to Photograph shiny metal and reflections
Watch this instructional photography video that introduces a very important principle (the law of reflection) when applied to photographing shiny objects in the studio.
Learn the very most important, most basic principles of lighting. The angle of incidence equals the angle of reflection. Understanding this principle allows photographers to move lights around to exactly where they want them to achieve the affect they want. This is something you need to know to control your lighting.