There are simple and effective ways to show your work at its best! Watch this post for additional resources on capturing your turnings in their best light!
From AAW this article which can be downloaded from the following link: Stunning Digital Photos Show Off Your Turnings by Ed Kellens at the AAW Website. Some really good descriptions and examples of different lighting effects.
Youtube always offers advice, some better than others!
Mike Peace has lots of ideas to photo your work without lots of lighting. Great Tips here!