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Photographing food with natural lighting
Great Valentine’s Day gifts for your favorite photographer
Capturing Christmas cooking cheer
Reimagining food photography with clever visual comparisons
How playful colors make a difference in food photography
Weekly Wrap-Up: December 15-21, 2019
Creating movement with festive food photos
Portrait Tips: How to ruin Thanksgiving in three easy steps!
Upping my food lighting game with MagBox
Creating soft and dreamy still life photography
Photographing advertising with the Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II
Photographer of the Day: Ben Aerssen

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Weekly Wrap-Up: December 15-21, 2019

After a week full of Black Friday and other holiday deals, we kicked off December with some great content to enhance your photography this winter! What a great week leading up to Christmas! We brought you several holiday-themed tutorials this

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Creating movement with festive food photos

Add a little pizazz to your festive food photos with some movement and even an element of human touch. A little movement in a still image is easier than you think and can really bring your images to life. Here’s

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Upping my food lighting game with MagBox

The past several months have been pretty busy for me, but not with the kind of work I’m used to. While I certainly continue to photograph my share of corporate events, I’ve been photographing more food and drink than ever

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Food | Photographer: Ben AerssenCurator: Bryan Esler

Photographer of the Day: Ben Aerssen

Category: Food Photographer: Ben Aerssen Photo: “3/52 – Artistic: Red (Grapefruit Macro)” Ben’s photo is a great example of how contrast can really help an image. Here, the red and yellow grapefruit pop on the blue background, immediately drawing your eye

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Food | Photographer: slingblade_2004Curator: Bryan Esler

Photographer of the Day: slingblade_2004

Category: Food Photographer: slingblade_2004 Photo: “Thanksgiving Table” When I think of Thanksgiving, I get all warm inside. The turkey, stuffing, cranberries…it’s an amazing feast! This photo by slingblade_2004 captures the holiday beautifully and shows the communal table in its glory. The

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Food | Photographer: Mazhar KhanCurator: Bryan Esler

Photographer of the Day: Mazhar Khan

Category: Food Photographer: Mazhar Khan Photo: “Light Lunch” Mazhar’s photo reminds me of my time overseas last year, during those cold, rainy days where all I wanted to do was eat some soup under a blanket. The photograph really creates a

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Food | Photographer: stevenclintbrookesCurator: Bryan Esler

Photographer of the Day: stevenclintbrookes

Category: Food Photographer: stevenclintbrookes Photo: “Breakfast POV” I love Steven’s point of view on what is just a simple bowl of Cheerio’s. By having a shallow depth of filed, Steven gets the spoon in focus and provides a backdrop to the

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wrapup-122119

Weekly Wrap-Up: December 15-21, 2019

After a week full of Black Friday and other holiday deals, we kicked off December with some great content to enhance your photography this winter! What a great week leading up to Christmas! We brought you several holiday-themed tutorials this

Read More
Julie Powell_Xmas-1

Creating movement with festive food photos

Add a little pizazz to your festive food photos with some movement and even an element of human touch. A little movement in a still image is easier than you think and can really bring your images to life. Here’s

Read More
BBV-Calamari-12

Upping my food lighting game with MagBox

The past several months have been pretty busy for me, but not with the kind of work I’m used to. While I certainly continue to photograph my share of corporate events, I’ve been photographing more food and drink than ever

Read More
Food | Photographer: Ben AerssenCurator: Bryan Esler

Photographer of the Day: Ben Aerssen

Category: Food Photographer: Ben Aerssen Photo: “3/52 – Artistic: Red (Grapefruit Macro)” Ben’s photo is a great example of how contrast can really help an image. Here, the red and yellow grapefruit pop on the blue background, immediately drawing your eye

Read More
Food | Photographer: slingblade_2004Curator: Bryan Esler

Photographer of the Day: slingblade_2004

Category: Food Photographer: slingblade_2004 Photo: “Thanksgiving Table” When I think of Thanksgiving, I get all warm inside. The turkey, stuffing, cranberries…it’s an amazing feast! This photo by slingblade_2004 captures the holiday beautifully and shows the communal table in its glory. The

Read More
Food | Photographer: Mazhar KhanCurator: Bryan Esler

Photographer of the Day: Mazhar Khan

Category: Food Photographer: Mazhar Khan Photo: “Light Lunch” Mazhar’s photo reminds me of my time overseas last year, during those cold, rainy days where all I wanted to do was eat some soup under a blanket. The photograph really creates a

Read More
Food | Photographer: stevenclintbrookesCurator: Bryan Esler

Photographer of the Day: stevenclintbrookes

Category: Food Photographer: stevenclintbrookes Photo: “Breakfast POV” I love Steven’s point of view on what is just a simple bowl of Cheerio’s. By having a shallow depth of filed, Steven gets the spoon in focus and provides a backdrop to the

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Food | Photographer: merulu5Curator: Bryan Esler

Photographer of the Day: merulu5

Category: Food Photographer: merulu5 Photo: “wishes” This is rather fitting, as today is Photofocus’ 20th birthday. merulu5 does a great job of capturing the scene here. The colors are surreal, and the depth of field really makes the cake and candles

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Gobble up your favorite food photographs!

With Thanksgiving around the corner, we want to see your best food photographs for our November Photographer of the Day feature! Whether it’s that perfect turkey, stuffing, potatoes and cranberries on your table or some great 5-star restaurant-quality food items,

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