food photography tips

10 Interesting facts for Food Photography

The food photography category is so popular among today’s websites and blogs. For taking stunning food photography, the photographer must need to concentrate on simple tricks and tips that make normal images into cool images.

Here we mentioned 1o interesting facts that help you make food photography more professional and fun

Taking flat images

 Take a shot from the top of the food subjects to achieve the flat images. This gives an impressive look for the foods and gives rise to a mouth-watering sense to onlookers.  Use the tripod to achieve the same effects so you can take the shots in a more flexible and durable way.

Humanize the photo

Red Merry Christmas-printed Mug

Add a human element like fingers, hand, arms, that is visible to the frame. Before taking the shot you can set the frame with human hand parts along with the subject. It creates the temptation to the viewers and it motivates the viewers to taste the food.

Geometrical cuts fruits and vegetable

 Cutting fruits and veggies in a diced or any geometrical shape gives a great figure to food photography. So before the photo session set the frame with sliced fruits and then take the shot.

Make a splashing effect

To capture the splashes use a faster shutter speed with a proper food photography lens. While creating a splash effect some spill may affect your device, so keep a soft cotton cloth to wipe out.

Make it colorful 

 If you want to bring more attention to your food photography portfolio you should strengthen the color range of the foods. Decorate your food with a colored topping like gems,  jelly, dry fruits and nuts

Take shots while Slicing

Close-Up Photo of a Cheese Burger

  The most important facts in food photography are to show up the products in an attractive way. Mostly the ingredients and show up with the splitting and slicing manner to carb the attraction of the customers. This method is taken with the help of manual settings and you should focus on the lights while taking such shots. These kinds of shots are mostly used for the food recipe book and for advertising. You can achieve this effect with the help of special editing tools. It also creates healthy eating habits among people.

Taking shots while cooking

Capturing images while cooking creates a live look for food photography. To achieve this mode use automatic mode. so your camera can capture the random shots while cooking. show the cooking process for the food to create additional interest among the people.

Food on the bowl

Cooked Seafoods

keep food on the attractive bowl or with the cooking vessel to give the impressive look for food photography. while seeing the food with the matching bowl and trays makes a temptation feel to the viewers. set the focal length to capture the subject with the desired depth.

Make fresh shots

show the fresh food to the viewers like grinding a coffee bean. half sliced orange, peeling off potatoes, and cutting of mushroom. set the subject to the frame with the proper angle or use the tripod to take fresh shots.

Capture on commercial way

For the advertisement, you can take the shots in a commercial way of arrangements for food products. Like capturing a candy or cakes that kept on the bakery shop’s rack