Creating food photography on location is full of creative challenges. But, since my studio does not have a kitchen, it pretty much always means I am creating food photography on location. It also [...]
Some considerations about a Publicity Photo.
Someone asked me why I don’t list the ingredients when I feature a picture of a food item. That’s simple: I don’t know too much about the recipe. I am not the one cooking here. [...]
I really can’t say too much about this photo. After all, it was only one of about a dozen we shot that day. I had a great team. Ginger Betty’s does a fantastic ginger bread cookie [...]
A quick, behind the scenes slideshow of a recent shoot for Vitality, a start up company in Cambridge, MA.
Now, I turn around with my mouth full of… uh, let’s see… There’s some octopus, some beans, some kind of rice… Is that a risotto? There’s some kind of green [...]
Can I recommend a good dessert? Sure. Try the raspberry pinwheels. Or the gingerbread star with frosting. That clown head is pretty good too. Uh, have you tried the ginger bread brownies? [...]
How do I differentiate my product from everyone else's with photography?
This was one of those attempts where the machine slipped and shot a shower of sparks straight back at the lens... and photographer!
At the end of the day, the "simple product photo" had to weave through many different decisions to arrive at this simple, clean, cover-worthy photo.