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21 Useful Food Photography Tips

Food photography is arguably one of the more tricky types of photography, given that, after just minutes, your prepared food is subject to change colors, melt, fall flat or harden. Given this, it's very important to plan ahead.   To help you, I’ve compiled a list of 21 tips you can use that will completely [...]

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How To Create A Wood Background

The more I learn about photography -- and, in particular, food photography -- the more I recognize the importance of a background to an overall image. I really like how food looks on a wood background.  Like on an old picnic table, white-washed door or faded pine. After searching in vain for possible backgrounds, I [...]