Food Photography: Don’t Ignore the Background

When photographing food, I'm very particular about everything that goes in the frame. The tabletop, textiles, colors, and dishes all play a role to bring a the scene together. I typically set everything up ahead of time, even before the food is cooked, so that things are ready to go well ahead of time.

By | 2016-12-18T17:00:51+00:00 December 1st, 2014|2 Comments

Quick Tip: Using Diffusers with Food Photography [Video]

In this short video I share a tip on a benefit of using diffusers to soften the light with food photography.

By | 2017-06-01T11:01:41+00:00 November 16th, 2014|3 Comments

Food Photography with the Fujifilm X-T1

Yesterday I set up the Fujifilm X-T1 for my first at-home food photographs. I have been carrying this camera around for the past few months and have used it many times to photograph my food at restaurants (mostly for my Yelp account), but this was the first time ...

By | 2017-12-03T12:13:56+00:00 September 17th, 2014|8 Comments

Different Tools = Different Perspectives

I photograph a lot of food for my stock portfolio. Many of the images I have photographed were planned out, however, some of them are spur-of-the-moment images after cooking something beautiful. Recently, I made a blueberry French toast breakfast for me and my husband...

By | 2016-12-18T17:00:54+00:00 June 9th, 2014|0 Comments
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