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FoodPhoto: Food Photography Festival in Denmark
FOODPHOTO FESTIVAL is a bi-annual event that brings together food photography professionals from all over the world.

Why Does My Food Photo Look So Bad?
You are in a restaurant and take a photo of your lovely dish. You aim and press the shutter but the results are disappointing and you wonder why?

Composition in Food Photography
Composition will cover placement, angles, color and design principles.

Camera Settings for Food Photography
Camera settings cover aperture, shutter speed, iso, white balance and camera modes.

Food Styling for Food Photography
Food styling covers the tools and techniques to make your food shine.

Food Photography Tips for Food Bloggers
Food photography tips for food bloggers

Prop Styling for Food Photography
Tips and tricks on what props to use and how to place them for the perfect food photo.

Lighting in Food Photography
Food photography lighting covers artificial and natural lighting techniques and gear.

Social Media
How to best showcase of your food photography online and in social media.

Tips for Professionals
Tips for Professional Photographers

Interviews
Interviews with everyone involved in food photography

Food Photography 101
The basics of food photography.

Resources for Food Photography
Food photography resources will cover books, articles, websites and classes were you can find more information.

Best Instagram Tools
You will probably see things in your home feed that you can’t figure out how to do in the Instagram app. Here are a couple of useful tools.

Color Temperature
Understand color temperature and what it means to your camera will help you avoid strange color casts in your food photography.

White Balance set to Flash
This is what happens if the white balance is set to flash but you are shooting in daylight.

White Balance set to Fluorescent
This is what happens if the white balance is set to fluorescent but you are shooting in daylight.

White balance is set to Tungsten
This is what happens if the white balance is set to tungsten but you are shooting in daylight.

White balance is set to Sunny
This is what happens if the white balance is set to sunny but you are shooting in daylight.

White balance is set to Cloudy
This is what happens if the white balance is set to cloudy but you are shooting in daylight.

White balance is set to Auto
This is what happens if the white balance is set to auto but you are shooting in daylight.

Top Podcasts for Food Photographers
Here is my list of must-follow podcasts for food photographers.

Behind the Scenes of an Editorial Food Photography Shoot
Did you ever wonder what a photo shoot for a food magazine looks like? During my last assignment I took notes, just for you!

How to Photograph Food at a Farmers Market
Since everything is fresh and nicely displayed a market is an ideal spot to photograph.

Use White, Small, Matte, Simple Plates
In food photography the food is the hero of the scene and my general rule of thumb is to use simple props that do not draw attention.

How to Edit your Food Photo in Instagram
Instagram offers a full suite of tools you can use to enhance your images.

How to Shoot a Vegetable Still Life
Take a look at your farmers market for the best looking and most unique veggies, they will help you compose a delicious still life.

Get a Tripod
The one piece of gear that will make a huge difference in your photography is a tripod.

How to Add a Post to Instagram: Caption, Mentions, and Hashtags
You spend time arranging, photographing, and editing your food scene to make it look its best. Now you are ready to post? So, here is what to do.

DIY Textured Wall Background
Textured backgrounds are easy to make, affordable, and unique. You can use them as a wall in the background or as surface for a food still life.

Instagram Tips from Food Stylist Chelsea Zimmer
Once you have seen Chelsea's Instagram feed you will follow her forever. Food stylist Chelsea Zimmer shares her Instagram tips in this interview.

Interview with Food Stylist Laurie Knoop
Food Stylist Laurie Knoop has styled it all, from hamburgers for a tv commercial to top chefs' recipes for advertising.

Interview with Food Stylist Mariana
Mariana Velasquez is one of the best and most sought after food stylists in the food photography industry

Interview with Foodstan Co-Founder Rachna Govani
Foodstand co-founder Rachna Govani shares what type of food images work best on Foodstand.

Interview with Food Blogger and Photographer Nicole Branan
An interview with food blogger and photographer Nicole Branan

5 Pinterest Tips for Food Bloggers
Share you food images on Pinterest and grow your following.

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Spring Foods: The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly
With the weather warming, the produce that's available in local markets is truly stunning and photo-worthy. Here is a rundown of some of the best (and worst) photos of what the spring season has to offer, to inspire and guide you in taking your own shots.

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Spring Food Photos: Shooting Produce Do's and Don'ts
Here is a rundown of some of the best (and worst) photos of what the spring season has to offer, to inspire and guide you in taking your own shots of seasonal veggies and fruits.

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How to Photograph the Orange Slice Smile
Taking a good picture of the classic orange slice smile ain't easy. Here are some tips for all the soccer moms and dads.

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Food photography expert Evi Abeler shares her knowledge of food photography with all levels of photographers, from beginner to advanced.

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Tips For Photographing Your Bread Cat
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7 Tips For Photographing Your Bread Cat
By now, you've probably seen bread cats on the internet. If you are ready to take a pic of your purebread cat, we have the step-by-step guide for you.

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Best Gifts for Aspiring Food Photographers
Almost every photographer wants a better camera. Here are some gifts that will improve your food photography immensely and do not break the bank.

DIY White Background
A simple white background is a must have in food photography. You can easily make it yourself and use it as a background or surface in your images.

How to Shoot a Quick Instagram Food Video
Ready to showcase a simple recipes, techniques, or a snippet of kitchen life as an Instagram video? Here is your how-to guide.

How to Make Money with Food Photography (Part 3)
Part two in the series on how to make money with food photography covers workshops, classes, speaking gigs, and blogging.

Tips for Your First Restaurant Photoshoot
When you are shooting for a restaurant you must remember that their first goal is to keep the shop running and customers happy.

Find the Right Angle
Take a little time to find the right angle for your cocktail. Shoot it from the side, top or somewhere in between.

Set-up Your Shooting Station and Control the Light
There are of course many ways you can photograph a cocktail, but for starters let's keep it simple. Here is a step-by-step guide to a perfect photo.

Perfect Your Scene and Cocktail, and Shoot
Perfect Your Scene and Cocktail, and Shoot

3 Mobile Apps Every Food Photographer Must Have
If you want to be able to run your food photography business on the go here are 3 apps that will make life easier.

Tips for Working With a Food Photographer
You are a cookbook author or food start-up and need photography of your latest venture? Here are some tips on how to work with a food photographer.

An Introduction to Food Photography (Part 1)
A collection of articles that will get you started in food photography, from choosing a camera, styling your food to showcasing your photos online.

How to Photograph an Artichoke
Most raw fruits and vegetables are photogenic and want to be photographed. But no matter what, artichokes are spectacular!

3 Most Commen Questions for a Food Photographer
Almost 99% of the questions I get once somebody learns that I am a food photographer are about the food! Here are them top 3.

Where to Sell Your Food Photography
If you are looking to make money from your food photos take a look at these options.

5 Twitter Tips for Food Bloggers
Here are my top 5 tips that will help you get the most out of tweeting.

How to Make Money with Food Photography (Part 1)
The first part in this series covers how to make money with commercial and editorial photoshoots, or as an in-house food photographer.

What is a #Struggleplate ?
The hashtag struggleplate is used to spotlight the saddest looking food plates on social media. Here is a list of #struggleplate elements.

How to Photograph a Fresh Green Salad
Pick a good looking head of Butter, Boston, Romain or Little Gem salad and explore it with your camera.

What's Inside a Food Photographer's Camera Bag
Take a peek into a food photographer's camera bag: lenses, cameras and other essential gear.

Which Camera is Right for Your Food Photography?
Which camera is the right one for your food photography? The answer depends on your skill level, style of shooting, and of course, your budget.

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Behind the Scenes of Cookbook Shoot
Take a peek behind the scenes and see what it takes to get delicious images into a cookbook.

Behind the Scenes of Cookbook Shoot
The mouthwatering images of the food in a cookbook are what bring the recipes to life. Capturing these images requires a team of talent-- so we're going behind the shoot to see what it takes to bring these images to the page.

Behind the Scenes: Cookbook Shoot
The mouthwatering images of the food in a cookbook are what bring the recipes to life. Capturing these images requires a team of talent-- we're going behind the shoot to see what it takes to bring these images to the page.

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10 Best NYC Rental Studios for Food Photography
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Top NYC Photo Studios with Kitchens for Food Photography Shoots
Are you looking for a space to shoot your cookbook, food story, or advertising campaign? Here is a list of the top NYC kitchen studios.

Photographing Food With Speedlights
Speed lights are a good option when daylight is not reliable or available for your food photography shoot.

How to Drive Traffic to Your Blog with Food Photography
If your images and recipes are up to snuff start submitting them to these recipe submissions sites will increase your traffic.

Submit Your Images to Food Photography Contests
Why not submit your images to a couple of contests and win recognition and prizes? Here are the most notable contests in the world of food photography

An Introduction to Food Photography (Part 2)
The second part of a collection of articles that will get you started in food photography, from choosing a camera to showcasing your photos online.

7 Bad Valentine's Food Photos
Here are some examples of poorly executed photos of the classic foods of Valentine's Day.

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Top Food Photography Trends in 2016
Every year new trends in food photography emerge. In 2016, we will see greater emphasis on storytelling.

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How to Hack Construction Lights to Photography Food
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How to Hack Construction Lights to Photograph Food
Make your own mini softbox to light your food when natural light is not available.

5 Ways to Light Your Food After Dark
Here are 5 lighting setups, from hack to pro, that will make your dinner plates look like you photographed them at noon.

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7 Food Photography Tips to Make Thanksgiving Photos Look Great
Photographing a Thanksgiving meal from start to finish can be daunting. These tips will help you shop, make, and shoot your Thanksgiving table.

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8 Tips to Photograph Your Take Out Food
You might be thinking that takeout food is the last thing you want to shoot, but it is an excellent subject to practice your food photography skills.

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5 Best Backgrounds for Food Photography
Stone, wood, paper, fabric, basically everything can be used as a surface for your food photos. You can make one yourself, find it in your neighbor’s backyard or buy a unique surface on Etsy or Ebay.

How to Photograph Steam
It’s notoriously difficult to capture the essence of piping hot food. Here are a couple of tricks that you can use to get just the right amount.

Editing
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Equipment for Food Photography
All the equipment you need for food photography.

The Business of Food Photography
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6 Right Ways to Photograph Your Easter Treats
With Spring just around the corner, Easter brings treats that offer a pastel rainbow that's perfect for photographing. Here, a collection of whimsical ways to photograph all the food that the holiday has to offer.

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6 Wrong Ways to Photograph Your Easter Treats
The candy of the Easter season is a collection of pastels in shapes like bunnies, eggs, and ducklings-- a reminder that Spring is just around the corner. Before heading out to the Easter Egg hunt or laying out your Easter Sunday supper, consider these photographic mistakes as the pitfalls to avoid in capturing your treats this holiday season.

6 Wrong Ways to Photograph Your Easter Treats
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Photographing Pies: Fails and Fixes
With National Pi Day (as in, Pi--that never-ending number that starts with the digits 3.14) fast approaching on March 14, it's time to take a look at another Pie--of the edible variety. Capturing that flaky crust and tempting filling in a photo doesn't have to be a never-ending process. Take a look at these fails and fixes, before taking your next pie photo.

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St. Patrick's Day Food Photo: Most Common Fails and Fixes
Aiming to get the perfect shot of Guinness on St. Patrick's Day? This list will break down how to shoot these holiday classics.

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Photographing Grilled Cheese Sandwiches, Fails and Fixes
Grilled cheese sandwiches are super delicious, and really hard to photograph. Here are 5 fails and how to fix them.

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10 Things You Should Never Do When Photographing Drinks
Stay away from these mistakes when photographing beverages.

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Best Angles to Photograph Your Drink
10 tips that will help you find the right angle for your drink photography.

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How Best to Photograph Your Drink
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How Best to Photograph Your Drink
Photographing a drink can be a complex prospect. Besides the typical considerations of lighting and composition, you also need to consider what angle best captures the specific traits of the drink-- which is contained in a relatively small vessel (typically, a glass or a mug). Knowing these three angles: head on three-quarters, and overhead-- and when to use which-- can take your beverage photos to the next level.

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7 Good Valentine's Day Food Photos
Keeping it simple with props and letting the festive food do the heavy lifting will ensure some lovely photos of this year's Valentine's Day treats.

6 Essential Food Styling Tools
6 essential food styling tools that will help you make your food look fresh and appetizing.

Food Photography 101: Exposure Triangle
There are three elements that control the exposure: aperture, shutter speed, and ISO. The exposure triangle shows how they work together.

Food Photography 101: Understanding White Balance
Paying attention to white balance can quickly take your images from unpalatable to tasty. Let's start with understanding the color of light.

Food Photography 101: Understanding Camera Settings
You have probably already researched camera settings and modes in the past and were turned away by all the technicalities. I will try to make this as simple as possible.

Food Photography Books
As food photography has become more popular, more and more books on the topic have been published. Here is a list of my favorites.

5 Tips for Photographing Food in a Bright Restaurant
This might be a surprise, but too much light can be a problem in food photography. Here are 5 tips for how to get better photos in bright spaces.

How do You Become a Professional Food Photographer?
There are many options to becoming a food photographer. You can teach yourself, attend classes and workshops, or assist a food photographer.

Best Gifts for Professional Food Photographers
If you want to make a professional food photographer giddy, have some cash to spend but do not know where to start, then you are at the right place. Here is my own wishlist.

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What To Do When Photographing People and Food
Photographing people and food can be tricky, here are 7 tips to make your images a success.

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What Not To Do When Photographing Food and People
People and food are a enticing subject, but watch out for these mistakes.

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5 Food Photography Mistakes Every Beginner Makes and How to Fix Them
Every beginner makes mistakes. Here are some tips to improve your food photography.

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5 More Things to Avoid When Photographing Cheese Pulls
Gooey cheese being lifted from a plate of nachos, fondue pot, or a cheesy baked casserole and all the things that can go wrong with it.

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5 Things to Avoid When Photographing Cheese Pulls
The cheese pull, done poorly can quickly become unappetizing. Here are 5 things to avoid.

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5 More Good Uses of Hands in Food Photographs
Hands in-frame are the quickest way to bring life to your food photos.

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5 Good Uses of Hands in Food Photographs
A breakdown of what makes for an elegant use of hands in-frame.

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5 More Poor Uses of Hands in Food Photographs
5 more pitfalls to avoid when photographing hands and food.

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5 Poor Uses of Hands in Food Photographs
5 pitfalls to avoid when incorporating the human element in your food photos.

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How to Make Money with Food Photography (Part 2)
Part two in this series on how to make money as a food photographer explains fine art prints and stock photography.

Where to Find Inspiration for Your Food Photography
Do you struggle to find inspiration for your next food shoot? Here is a list of sources that can help you generate ideas.

What Does a Prop Stylist Do?
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What Not to Do When Photographing Food
There are a couple of things you should avoid when photographing food. Here is a list of my pet peeves.

DIY Black Chalkboard Background
Black chalkboard is my favorite background. It makes the plates and food jump out and you can add fun chalk drawings or text to your composition.

Why Does a Food Photography Shoot Cost so Much?
Brands and consumers have become very savvy about marketing and will connect low quality images with a low quality product, and who wants that?

Fine Tune the Light
Fine tune the daylight with what's available to you

My Go-To Daylight Setup
My best advice for a beginning photographer is to start with daylight, explore it, and understand how you can manipulate its qualities.

Shoot Tethered
Shooting tethered allows you to see your images on a large screen.

Set-up Your Camera
Basic camera set-up for food photography.

Daylight
Start your venture into food photography with daylight.

Set-up Your Station
How to set-up your shooting station for food photography.

Why You Should Shoot Tethered
You might think it's too complicated to be connected to your computer while shooting. But it will bring your photography to the next level.

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7 Best Worst Places to Take Food Photos Around Your Home
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Worst Places to Take Food Photos at Home
Your kitchen can be the worst place to take photos at home. Find out where it does not make sense to photograph food.

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Best Places to Take Food Photos at Home
The dining room table might not be the best place in your home to take photos.

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Top 5 Food Photography Trends in 2015
Yes, there are also trends in food photography! Here are the most current ones.

10 Best Kept Food Styling Secrets
Do you want to find out why the food in cookbooks and magazines looks so much better than in your kitchen?

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Styling From Camera View
Build and style your food from the same angle as your camera's lens will see it.

Food Styling on the Go
You are at a potluck, dying to get a good snap of the mouth-watering food, but the way it is presented will need to be improved. Here are some tips.

What Does a Food Stylist Really Do All Day?
Ever wonder why the food looks so much better in cookbooks than in your kitchen? A food stylist will have the answers.

How to Photograph A Burger
Burgers are one of the most photographed foods in America. Stay away from the classic burger shot mistakes and learn how to do it right.

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How to Photograph A Burger
Stay away from the classic burger shot mistakes and learn from these tips.

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How Not to Photograph A Burger
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How Not to Photograph A Burger
Did you ever take a photo of a burger that looks like the one on a commercial? Probably not, here are the worst burger traps.

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How to Choose the Right Plate for Your Food Photography
What’s the easiest way to dress up your food? Use the right plate.

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How to Cut Food Like A Food Stylist
Of course, you can cut almost anything with your swiss army knife, but the right tools and knife skills will make it so much easier.

9 Ways to Cut Food Like A Food Stylist
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How to Use Textures to Style Your Food
Style like a pro food stylist by playing with the many textures of food: liquid, paste, cream, crumbs, powder, grinds, flakes, solid, airy.

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How to Photograph Pasta
Pasta is a patient and pretty subject to photograph and it’s easy to get and prepare.

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Last Minute Gifts for Food Bloggers
Do you need a gift for a food photographer in the next 30 minutes? Here are a few that will make your shutterbug happy and let you put off shopping till the last minute.

Best Foods to Photograph
Tackling cooking, styling, and shooting all at once can be a bit daunting for a beginning photographer. So keep it simple and start with these items

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7 Ways to Create Movement in Your Food Photography
Movement on the plate makes your dish more interesting to the eye. It creates a dynamic composition and connects the elements.

Create Movement with Props
Props can upgrade an otherwise simple or even boring picture to an artful composition.

Create Movement with Motion Blur
Motion blur adds the illusion of movement to a still image. Learn how to use it in your food photography.

Interview with Food Photographer Nicole S. Young
In this interview Nicole S. Young takes us on her journey into food photography

From Snapshots to Great Shoots
Nicole S. Young takes us behind the scenes of her book on food photography.

Create Movement with Food
Curvy food is an ideal tool to create movement and guide the viewer through the plate.

Create Movement on the Plate with Drips, Pulls, and Crumbs
Drips, pulls, spills, pours, and crumbs can add that little bit of movement to make your food photo come alive.

Don't Get too Close
Phone cameras and most point-and-shoot cameras have wide angle lenses. In order to capture a wide scene the lens is curved which leads to distortions.

5 Food Photography Blogs You Should Follow
The food photography blog scene has become like an ocean: deep, wide, easy to get lost in, with vast patches of trash. Here are a few worth following.

What Does A Food Photographer Do?
As a professional food photographer only a small percentage of your time is spend shooting food.

Cookbook Photography Tips
Cookbook shoots are wonderful, grueling, amazing and will test your limits. Here are my tips.

International Food Photography and Film Day
The food scene has the most amazing national holidays. Naturally there is one for food photography as well.

How to Use a Softbox to Photograph Food
If you are ready to graduated from DIY constructing lights or speedlights, it’s time to look at the big guys in the lighting scenes: softboxes!

How to Use Off Camera Flash to Light Your Food
Getting your flash off your camera is the first step to get better food photos. Here are some tips to make the best out of speedlights.

Learn Food Photography in 30 Days
Learn Food Photography is a food photography and styling blog for aspiring photographers and bloggers.

A Food Photography Contest You Don't Want to Miss
Entering a photography contest can bring exposure and rewards. The Pink Lady Food Photography contest is one of the most prestigious out there.

Best Angles for Food Photography
Overview of the best camera angles for food photography: Overhead, Head On and Three Quarters.

Photographing Food With Fluorescent Light
Fluorescent lights are a good option when daylight is not reliable or available for your food photography shoot.

How to Take Better Food Photos with Your Smartphone
Everyone is a food photographer these days. Here are 7 tips that will make your images stand out from the crowd.

Food Photography 101: Understanding Light
Understanding and being able to manipulate the type, quality, direction, and temperature of light will help you create the photos you want.

Using Repetition to Compose an Image
When you are working with small food items, cookies, macaroons, or finger food, for instance, using repetition as a composing tool can be an interesting choice.

How to Compose A Food Photo?
It is hard to come up with an interesting composition. I have compiled a couple of guidelines that will help you get started.

Using Negative Space to Compose an Image
If you are looking for drama in your composition, negative space is your friend!

Using Triangles to Compose an Image
No worries, using triangles in your food photography does not mean that you are actually adding triangular shapes to your food.

Using Center and Off-Center to Compose an Image
All beginning photographers put there subject right in the middle of the frame. But moving it off-center can make a strong impact.

Using Leading Lines to Compose an Image
In food photography the principle of leading lines guides the viewers eye through the photo to the food.

Using the Rule of Odds to Compose an Image
You might have notice that in food photography items often appear in groups of three, five, or seven, but why is that?

Using Background and Foreground in Your Compositions
One simple way to introduce more context to your food is working with the background and surroundings.

How to Find Balance in Your Food Photos: The Rule of Thirds
If you are ready to move to the next level in your food photography the Rule of Thirds can help you move away from the centered image.

Top 50 Food Photography Resources
There are thousands of resources for food photographers. Here is a curated list of those I consistently find most helpful and inspiring.

Most Common Food Photography Mistakes
You only learn by making mistakes and there are some we all seem to have to go through. Here is a list of the ones you should make and then learn to avoid.

Inspiring Food Blogs
Here is my top 101 list of food blogs. Enjoy!

Interview with Food Photographer Günter Beer
Food photographers come in all shapes and sizes and from all walks of life. Gnter Beer came to food via war, fashion, and news.

Interview with Food Stylist Rebekah Peppler
Interview with food stylist Rebekah Peppler

The Food Seen at Heritage Radio
THE FOOD SEEN, explores the intersections of food, art, design, and the chefs, artists and artisans that use food as their muse and medium.

4 Food Styling Tips for Food Bloggers
I asked professional food stylist Rebekah Peppler to share a couple of food styling tips for beginning blogger with me and here is what she suggests.

What is Food Photography?
The simplest definition of food photography is that it is an image that features food—and hopefully it looks delicious and makes your mouth water.

Any food photography disasters that you could share?
In this interview photographer Michael Harlan Turkell shares food photography disasters and what keeps him excieted.

Interview with Food Photographer Michael Harlan Turkell
In this interview with award winning food photographer Michael Harlan Turkell we'll find out how he got where he is and what keeps him inspired.

How Does a Food Stylist Prepare for a Shoot?
Food styling is hard work and requires a lot of preparation. Food stylist Rebekah Peppler shares her ways of getting inspired and ready for a shoot.

How to Photograph in a Café
Blueberry pistachio tart, cherry cheesecake, or a classic apple pie, desserts are a pleasure to photograph.

Never Use Flash
Your camera has a love affair with its build-in flash. It wants to use it all the time and everywhere. Even if there is enough light at the scene.

How to Shoot at a Picnic
Most likely you’ll have to work with styrofoam plates, delicious but mushy food, and screaming kids. Here are a few tips to make the best out of it.

How to Photograph a Barbecue
Let’s say you are invited to a BBQ, and you are burning to capture the scene, atmosphere, and steaks. Here is what you do.

Can You Take Good Food Photos with Your Smartphone?
If you understand and know how to work with its limitations, you can absolutely get a delicious image of your food with your smartphone.

Add a Human Touch
When your friends are around, get their hands in the frame—holding a fork or holding a dish. It makes a food photo more interesting.

Can You Tell What it Is?
As much as I enjoy eating stew, food that is one big unidentifiable mush simply does not photograph well because it does have much definition.

Clean Your Camera Lens
Many blurry photos could be prevented by simply using a cloth to clean the fingerprints and dust off the glass.

Be Aware of the Tall Wine Glass
Tall champaign classes, a beautiful flower bouquet, or that extravagant pepper mill might seem perfect for a photo. But, be mindful of their height.

Behind the Scenes with Food Photographer Felicia Per
An interview with Food Photographer Felicia Perretti.

How to Take a Great Instagram Photo of Your Food
Your Instagram account is sparkling new and your followers are waiting for your first post. Here is how to take a great photo.

How to Follow and Get Followers on Instagram
This is where the fun begins. Instagrammers are a happy and supportive bunch. Connecting with your community is at the heart of the app.

How to Add a Post to Instagram: Tags, Locations, and Share
After you took the photo and added the caption take a moment and and tag the people or companies in the image and identify the location.

How to Set Up Your Instagram Account
Instagram is a fantastic platform to share your food photography with your friends, family, and fans. Learn how to get up and running in no time.

Behind the Scenes of an Editorial Food Photography Shoot
Food photos in magazines look so effortless, but it takes a lot of planning, time, and creative collaboration. Peek behind the scenes of a food shoot.

Behind the Scenes of an Editorial Food Photography Shoot, Part 3
Behind the scenes of a food shoot. Let me tell you what goes on once the shoot is completed.

Why is Natural Daylight the Best Light for Food Photography?
What is the best light for food photography? That is a question I get asked a lot, and in my opinion natural diffused light is best, and here is why.

How to Avoid Blurry iPhone Photos
4 reasons why your camera phone photos might turn out blurry and what to do about it.

How to Make and Photograph a Classy Halloween Cake
Let's face it, most packaged Halloween candy looks awful. If you want your photo to stand out try this butternut squash cheese cake.