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How to Start Commercial Food Photography – Interview with Teri Campbell
2017-09-22 13:53:55 UTC
How to Start Commercial Food Photography – Interview with Teri Campbell

Commercial Food Photographer

Interview with Commercial Food Photographer

Kentucky Fried Chicken, Kroger, Pringles, Kellog’s, Wendy’s and many many more… Teri has made food photographs commercially for dozens of companies. Today in this interview, Teri teaches us about commercial food photography.

About Teri Campbell

From Teri’s website,

After attending the Ohio Institute of Photography, Teri began his career as a photographer for P&G’s in-house creative group. In 1988 he opened Teri Studios, a commercial photography studio specializing in food. His passion for food, combined with his artistic and business sensibilities has uniquely positioned him to create appetite-appealing, proprietary imagery for consumer packaged goods companies and restaurants throughout the country. Clients include Oscar Mayer, Bob Evans Restaurants, Wendy’s, SuperValu, Kellogg’s, Hershey’s, and KFC among others.

Press Play to start listening

[Audio clip: view this post on www.learnfoodphotography.com to listen]

Rate the podcast on iTunes

Food Photography Lessons Discussed

  1. Commercial food photography process
  2. Importance of team in photography
  3. Food bloggers and different roles
  4. Transition from film to digital
  5. Telling a story with your food photos

Deconstructing Food Photos

Cheese Photo

Photographing Cheese and Chocolates

Drink photography

Photographing Drink

Photography Chicken Wings

Photography Chicken Wings

You can find more of Teri’s work here. Check out Teri’s client list.

Links Discussed in the Interview

  1. Food Photography & Lighting: A Commercial Photographer’s Guide to Creating Irresistible Image

Found this Interview Useful?

If you gained some insight from this interview and learned some things, we’d appreciate if you could rate the podcast by going here.

What one thing did you learn from this interview? Leave a comment with one thing you learned.

The post How to Start Commercial Food Photography – Interview with Teri Campbell appeared first on Learn Food Photography & Food Styling.

Food Photography for Food Bloggers: Interview with Kulsum Kunwa
2017-09-22 13:53:55 UTC
Food Photography for Food Bloggers: Interview with Kulsum Kunwa

Interview with Kulsum Kunwa

Kulsum Kunwa is a food blogger from Journey Kitchen. She started her blog recently and since then, improved her food photography dramatically.

In this episode Kulsum shares her experience and how she improved her photography. We talk about lot of different topics and also disintegrate her photos and share  behind the scene decisions for taking these photos.

Press Play to listen to this interview.

[Audio clip: view this post on www.learnfoodphotography.com to listen]

What we discuss in this interview

  • How to decide about lighting for food photography
  • Places to find food photography props… and how to get them for free
  • How to find backgrounds for your photos
  • Most common props that food bloggers must have
  • How to plan your photographs

Also, don’t forget to subscribe to LFP iTunes podcast.

Photographs by Kulsum Kunwa

In the podcast, as part of photo deconstruction, we discuss Kulsum’s photos. Kulsum shares how she took the photo, what decisions did she have to make and how she made those decisions. Learn from Kulsum about these food photos and why she chose the lighting, props camera angle and everything about these food photos.

Chutney

2

3

4

All photos are copyright property of Kulsum.

For more food photography interviews and upcoming interviews don’t forget to subscribe to LFP iTunes podcast.

The post Food Photography for Food Bloggers: Interview with Kulsum Kunwa appeared first on Learn Food Photography & Food Styling.

Prop Styling for Food Photographers – Interview with Amy Paliwoda
2017-09-22 13:53:55 UTC
Prop Styling for Food Photographers – Interview with Amy Paliwoda

Prop Styling for Food Photographers

Prop Styling is an important aspect of food photography. Color of background and the type of plate you use in a food photo, helps you complete the story you want to tell in the photograph.

In today’s podcast, we learn from Amy Paliwoda about Prop Styling for food photography.

Before we start the podcast, don’t forget to get the iTunes podcast.

Amy is a photo stylist based in Los Angeles. She started working in photography industry in 1997. In this podcast Amy teaches us about props, how to select them and how they complete the story of your food photo.

Press Play to learn about prop styling.

[Audio clip: view this post on www.learnfoodphotography.com to listen]

In this interview we discuss some photographs and how prop styling decisions were made in these cases. Listen to the interview and observe these photos. Learn from Amy when she explains about selecting props for these photos. Also included below, some of Amy’s work.

Prop Styling example 1

Prop Styling Example 2

Prop Styling Example 3

Prop Styling example 4

Take a look at Amy’s work Amy’s portfolio website

 

The post Prop Styling for Food Photographers – Interview with Amy Paliwoda appeared first on Learn Food Photography & Food Styling.

How to Use Sketches for Planning Your Food Photos – Special Interview with Prerna Singh
2017-09-22 13:53:55 UTC
How to Use Sketches for Planning Your Food Photos – Special Interview with Prerna Singh

Interview with Prerna

Prerna Singh is a food blogger who started her blog about three years. Prerna has improved her food photography in very short time. In this podcast, our guest shares with us how she learned food photography and how she uses sketches for planning food photo shoots.

Carefully note how she uses her time being a mom and still produces an amazing photograph after cooking, writing a blog and taking care of the family.

In this podcast, you will learn:

  • The correct way to learn food photography
  • Why it is so important to learn about your camera
  • What are some settings you should absolutely know about your camera
  • How to study a food photograph
  • How Prerna plans her food photography
  • Prerna’s food photography workflow
  • How to use sketches for planning your food photo shoot

Press play to learn how to plan your food photos

[Audio clip: view this post on www.learnfoodphotography.com to listen]

Jalebi Photo Shoot

Prerna explains how she started thinking about this photo. She talks about her process of sketching and how she used that in this process.

Indian Food Photo

Chicken Curry Photo Shoot

Chicken Food Photograph

[Audio clip: view this post on www.learnfoodphotography.com to listen]

One Lesson From This Interview

What was the most surprising lesson you learned from this interview? Leave a detailed comment below with what you learned from this interview.

The post How to Use Sketches for Planning Your Food Photos – Special Interview with Prerna Singh appeared first on Learn Food Photography & Food Styling.

Rapid Food Photography Improvement: How New Food Photographer Improved Her Food Photos – Interview with Sala Kannan
2017-09-22 13:53:55 UTC
Rapid Food Photography Improvement: How New Food Photographer Improved Her Food Photos – Interview with Sala Kannan

In our next episode of rapid food photography improvement, we learn from another food blogger who creates amazing food photos.

Sala Kannan has been blogging on Veggie Belly since 2008 and has consistently produced great recipes on her blog. She has also demonstrated a knack for food photography.

In today’s episode, we talk with Sala and hear her story about her journey.

[Audio clip: view this post on www.learnfoodphotography.com to listen]

Take a look at following photographs by Sala.

 

Don’t forget to share this on facebook.

Leave a comment and rate this podcast on iTunes by going to Podcast page.

The post Rapid Food Photography Improvement: How New Food Photographer Improved Her Food Photos – Interview with Sala Kannan appeared first on Learn Food Photography & Food Styling.

How to Start Commercial Food Photography – Interview with Teri Campbell
2017-09-23 00:36:56 UTC
How to Start Commercial Food Photography – Interview with Teri Campbell

Commercial Food Photographer

Interview with Commercial Food Photographer

Kentucky Fried Chicken, Kroger, Pringles, Kellog’s, Wendy’s and many many more… Teri has made food photographs commercially for dozens of companies. Today in this interview, Teri teaches us about commercial food photography.

About Teri Campbell

From Teri’s website,

After attending the Ohio Institute of Photography, Teri began his career as a photographer for P&G’s in-house creative group. In 1988 he opened Teri Studios, a commercial photography studio specializing in food. His passion for food, combined with his artistic and business sensibilities has uniquely positioned him to create appetite-appealing, proprietary imagery for consumer packaged goods companies and restaurants throughout the country. Clients include Oscar Mayer, Bob Evans Restaurants, Wendy’s, SuperValu, Kellogg’s, Hershey’s, and KFC among others.

Press Play to start listening

[Audio clip: view this post on www.learnfoodphotography.com to listen]

Rate the podcast on iTunes

Food Photography Lessons Discussed

  1. Commercial food photography process
  2. Importance of team in photography
  3. Food bloggers and different roles
  4. Transition from film to digital
  5. Telling a story with your food photos

Deconstructing Food Photos

Cheese Photo

Photographing Cheese and Chocolates

Drink photography

Photographing Drink

Photography Chicken Wings

Photography Chicken Wings

You can find more of Teri’s work here. Check out Teri’s client list.

Links Discussed in the Interview

  1. Food Photography & Lighting: A Commercial Photographer’s Guide to Creating Irresistible Image

Found this Interview Useful?

If you gained some insight from this interview and learned some things, we’d appreciate if you could rate the podcast by going here.

What one thing did you learn from this interview? Leave a comment with one thing you learned.

The post How to Start Commercial Food Photography – Interview with Teri Campbell appeared first on Learn Food Photography & Food Styling.

Food Photography for Food Bloggers: Interview with Kulsum Kunwa
2017-09-23 00:36:56 UTC
Food Photography for Food Bloggers: Interview with Kulsum Kunwa

Interview with Kulsum Kunwa

Kulsum Kunwa is a food blogger from Journey Kitchen. She started her blog recently and since then, improved her food photography dramatically.

In this episode Kulsum shares her experience and how she improved her photography. We talk about lot of different topics and also disintegrate her photos and share  behind the scene decisions for taking these photos.

Press Play to listen to this interview.

[Audio clip: view this post on www.learnfoodphotography.com to listen]

What we discuss in this interview

  • How to decide about lighting for food photography
  • Places to find food photography props… and how to get them for free
  • How to find backgrounds for your photos
  • Most common props that food bloggers must have
  • How to plan your photographs

Also, don’t forget to subscribe to LFP iTunes podcast.

Photographs by Kulsum Kunwa

In the podcast, as part of photo deconstruction, we discuss Kulsum’s photos. Kulsum shares how she took the photo, what decisions did she have to make and how she made those decisions. Learn from Kulsum about these food photos and why she chose the lighting, props camera angle and everything about these food photos.

Chutney

2

3

4

All photos are copyright property of Kulsum.

For more food photography interviews and upcoming interviews don’t forget to subscribe to LFP iTunes podcast.

The post Food Photography for Food Bloggers: Interview with Kulsum Kunwa appeared first on Learn Food Photography & Food Styling.

Prop Styling for Food Photographers – Interview with Amy Paliwoda
2017-09-23 00:36:56 UTC
Prop Styling for Food Photographers – Interview with Amy Paliwoda

Prop Styling for Food Photographers

Prop Styling is an important aspect of food photography. Color of background and the type of plate you use in a food photo, helps you complete the story you want to tell in the photograph.

In today’s podcast, we learn from Amy Paliwoda about Prop Styling for food photography.

Before we start the podcast, don’t forget to get the iTunes podcast.

Amy is a photo stylist based in Los Angeles. She started working in photography industry in 1997. In this podcast Amy teaches us about props, how to select them and how they complete the story of your food photo.

Press Play to learn about prop styling.

[Audio clip: view this post on www.learnfoodphotography.com to listen]

In this interview we discuss some photographs and how prop styling decisions were made in these cases. Listen to the interview and observe these photos. Learn from Amy when she explains about selecting props for these photos. Also included below, some of Amy’s work.

Prop Styling example 1

Prop Styling Example 2

Prop Styling Example 3

Prop Styling example 4

Take a look at Amy’s work Amy’s portfolio website

 

The post Prop Styling for Food Photographers – Interview with Amy Paliwoda appeared first on Learn Food Photography & Food Styling.

How to Use Sketches for Planning Your Food Photos – Special Interview with Prerna Singh
2017-09-23 00:36:56 UTC
How to Use Sketches for Planning Your Food Photos – Special Interview with Prerna Singh

Interview with Prerna

Prerna Singh is a food blogger who started her blog about three years. Prerna has improved her food photography in very short time. In this podcast, our guest shares with us how she learned food photography and how she uses sketches for planning food photo shoots.

Carefully note how she uses her time being a mom and still produces an amazing photograph after cooking, writing a blog and taking care of the family.

In this podcast, you will learn:

  • The correct way to learn food photography
  • Why it is so important to learn about your camera
  • What are some settings you should absolutely know about your camera
  • How to study a food photograph
  • How Prerna plans her food photography
  • Prerna’s food photography workflow
  • How to use sketches for planning your food photo shoot

Press play to learn how to plan your food photos

[Audio clip: view this post on www.learnfoodphotography.com to listen]

Jalebi Photo Shoot

Prerna explains how she started thinking about this photo. She talks about her process of sketching and how she used that in this process.

Indian Food Photo

Chicken Curry Photo Shoot

Chicken Food Photograph

[Audio clip: view this post on www.learnfoodphotography.com to listen]

One Lesson From This Interview

What was the most surprising lesson you learned from this interview? Leave a detailed comment below with what you learned from this interview.

The post How to Use Sketches for Planning Your Food Photos – Special Interview with Prerna Singh appeared first on Learn Food Photography & Food Styling.

Rapid Food Photography Improvement: How New Food Photographer Improved Her Food Photos – Interview with Sala Kannan
2017-09-23 00:36:56 UTC
Rapid Food Photography Improvement: How New Food Photographer Improved Her Food Photos – Interview with Sala Kannan

In our next episode of rapid food photography improvement, we learn from another food blogger who creates amazing food photos.

Sala Kannan has been blogging on Veggie Belly since 2008 and has consistently produced great recipes on her blog. She has also demonstrated a knack for food photography.

In today’s episode, we talk with Sala and hear her story about her journey.

[Audio clip: view this post on www.learnfoodphotography.com to listen]

Take a look at following photographs by Sala.

 

Don’t forget to share this on facebook.

Leave a comment and rate this podcast on iTunes by going to Podcast page.

The post Rapid Food Photography Improvement: How New Food Photographer Improved Her Food Photos – Interview with Sala Kannan appeared first on Learn Food Photography & Food Styling.

How to Start Commercial Food Photography – Interview with Teri Campbell
2017-10-07 16:16:20 UTC
How to Start Commercial Food Photography – Interview with Teri Campbell

Commercial Food Photographer

Interview with Commercial Food Photographer

Kentucky Fried Chicken, Kroger, Pringles, Kellog’s, Wendy’s and many many more… Teri has made food photographs commercially for dozens of companies. Today in this interview, Teri teaches us about commercial food photography.

About Teri Campbell

From Teri’s website,

After attending the Ohio Institute of Photography, Teri began his career as a photographer for P&G’s in-house creative group. In 1988 he opened Teri Studios, a commercial photography studio specializing in food. His passion for food, combined with his artistic and business sensibilities has uniquely positioned him to create appetite-appealing, proprietary imagery for consumer packaged goods companies and restaurants throughout the country. Clients include Oscar Mayer, Bob Evans Restaurants, Wendy’s, SuperValu, Kellogg’s, Hershey’s, and KFC among others.

Press Play to start listening

[Audio clip: view this post on www.learnfoodphotography.com to listen]

Rate the podcast on iTunes

Food Photography Lessons Discussed

  1. Commercial food photography process
  2. Importance of team in photography
  3. Food bloggers and different roles
  4. Transition from film to digital
  5. Telling a story with your food photos

Deconstructing Food Photos

Cheese Photo

Photographing Cheese and Chocolates

Drink photography

Photographing Drink

Photography Chicken Wings

Photography Chicken Wings

You can find more of Teri’s work here. Check out Teri’s client list.

Links Discussed in the Interview

  1. Food Photography & Lighting: A Commercial Photographer’s Guide to Creating Irresistible Image

Found this Interview Useful?

If you gained some insight from this interview and learned some things, we’d appreciate if you could rate the podcast by going here.

What one thing did you learn from this interview? Leave a comment with one thing you learned.

The post How to Start Commercial Food Photography – Interview with Teri Campbell appeared first on Learn Food Photography & Food Styling.

Food Photography for Food Bloggers: Interview with Kulsum Kunwa
2017-10-07 16:16:20 UTC
Food Photography for Food Bloggers: Interview with Kulsum Kunwa

Interview with Kulsum Kunwa

Kulsum Kunwa is a food blogger from Journey Kitchen. She started her blog recently and since then, improved her food photography dramatically.

In this episode Kulsum shares her experience and how she improved her photography. We talk about lot of different topics and also disintegrate her photos and share  behind the scene decisions for taking these photos.

Press Play to listen to this interview.

[Audio clip: view this post on www.learnfoodphotography.com to listen]

What we discuss in this interview

  • How to decide about lighting for food photography
  • Places to find food photography props… and how to get them for free
  • How to find backgrounds for your photos
  • Most common props that food bloggers must have
  • How to plan your photographs

Also, don’t forget to subscribe to LFP iTunes podcast.

Photographs by Kulsum Kunwa

In the podcast, as part of photo deconstruction, we discuss Kulsum’s photos. Kulsum shares how she took the photo, what decisions did she have to make and how she made those decisions. Learn from Kulsum about these food photos and why she chose the lighting, props camera angle and everything about these food photos.

Chutney

2

3

4

All photos are copyright property of Kulsum.

For more food photography interviews and upcoming interviews don’t forget to subscribe to LFP iTunes podcast.

The post Food Photography for Food Bloggers: Interview with Kulsum Kunwa appeared first on Learn Food Photography & Food Styling.

Prop Styling for Food Photographers – Interview with Amy Paliwoda
2017-10-07 16:16:21 UTC
Prop Styling for Food Photographers – Interview with Amy Paliwoda

Prop Styling for Food Photographers

Prop Styling is an important aspect of food photography. Color of background and the type of plate you use in a food photo, helps you complete the story you want to tell in the photograph.

In today’s podcast, we learn from Amy Paliwoda about Prop Styling for food photography.

Before we start the podcast, don’t forget to get the iTunes podcast.

Amy is a photo stylist based in Los Angeles. She started working in photography industry in 1997. In this podcast Amy teaches us about props, how to select them and how they complete the story of your food photo.

Press Play to learn about prop styling.

[Audio clip: view this post on www.learnfoodphotography.com to listen]

In this interview we discuss some photographs and how prop styling decisions were made in these cases. Listen to the interview and observe these photos. Learn from Amy when she explains about selecting props for these photos. Also included below, some of Amy’s work.

Prop Styling example 1

Prop Styling Example 2

Prop Styling Example 3

Prop Styling example 4

Take a look at Amy’s work Amy’s portfolio website

 

The post Prop Styling for Food Photographers – Interview with Amy Paliwoda appeared first on Learn Food Photography & Food Styling.

How to Use Sketches for Planning Your Food Photos – Special Interview with Prerna Singh
2017-10-07 16:16:21 UTC
How to Use Sketches for Planning Your Food Photos – Special Interview with Prerna Singh

Interview with Prerna

Prerna Singh is a food blogger who started her blog about three years. Prerna has improved her food photography in very short time. In this podcast, our guest shares with us how she learned food photography and how she uses sketches for planning food photo shoots.

Carefully note how she uses her time being a mom and still produces an amazing photograph after cooking, writing a blog and taking care of the family.

In this podcast, you will learn:

  • The correct way to learn food photography
  • Why it is so important to learn about your camera
  • What are some settings you should absolutely know about your camera
  • How to study a food photograph
  • How Prerna plans her food photography
  • Prerna’s food photography workflow
  • How to use sketches for planning your food photo shoot

Press play to learn how to plan your food photos

[Audio clip: view this post on www.learnfoodphotography.com to listen]

Jalebi Photo Shoot

Prerna explains how she started thinking about this photo. She talks about her process of sketching and how she used that in this process.

Indian Food Photo

Chicken Curry Photo Shoot

Chicken Food Photograph

[Audio clip: view this post on www.learnfoodphotography.com to listen]

One Lesson From This Interview

What was the most surprising lesson you learned from this interview? Leave a detailed comment below with what you learned from this interview.

The post How to Use Sketches for Planning Your Food Photos – Special Interview with Prerna Singh appeared first on Learn Food Photography & Food Styling.

Rapid Food Photography Improvement: How New Food Photographer Improved Her Food Photos – Interview with Sala Kannan
2017-10-07 16:16:21 UTC
Rapid Food Photography Improvement: How New Food Photographer Improved Her Food Photos – Interview with Sala Kannan

In our next episode of rapid food photography improvement, we learn from another food blogger who creates amazing food photos.

Sala Kannan has been blogging on Veggie Belly since 2008 and has consistently produced great recipes on her blog. She has also demonstrated a knack for food photography.

In today’s episode, we talk with Sala and hear her story about her journey.

[Audio clip: view this post on www.learnfoodphotography.com to listen]

Take a look at following photographs by Sala.

 

Don’t forget to share this on facebook.

Leave a comment and rate this podcast on iTunes by going to Podcast page.

The post Rapid Food Photography Improvement: How New Food Photographer Improved Her Food Photos – Interview with Sala Kannan appeared first on Learn Food Photography & Food Styling.