Who could love stop valves? Well, I guess plumbers, or photographers. I do; because I love to photograph shiny things. A big part of shooting any product is getting it clean and prepped. It’s much easier and faster for stop valves than for tires, but it’s crucial for any product photography. Everyone is in a hurry these days, but sometimes it’s necessary to slow down and do it right. As always, I’m interested in your thoughts.