The Art of Food Photography
Food photography is most certainly an art, just like wildlife or sports photography. Lighting and composition basics have to be always kept in mind. Most of all, food should be captured in a way such that it looks appetising. Take a look at some of the food magazines and websites to get a better idea. In this video, reputed Chicago Tribune photographer Joan Moravek tells viewers about the method to create food photographs for online and print media. Art direction and formats are most important for creating the best photo, underneath which a recipe also has to be included. The main story is brought by a reporter, following which stylists decide its placement.