If you're a food business, food blogger, or Instagrammer, then you know that beautiful food photography is an ESSENTIAL for standing out from the crowd. This one-day course, led by food photographer Rob Wicks of Eat Pictures, will teach you how to create beautiful food images that will get attention. We'll cover a breadth of skills, tips and tricks to make your food photos look as delicious as the food itself.
Food photographer Rob Wicks has been taking photographs of food for 25 years. He'll bring his unparalleled expertise and knowledge to the kitchen to make this day both creative and very rewarding.
The day will include different approaches to composition and framing, simple food styling, best use of available light, and how to make the most of your camera settings, and easy post-production tips.
Students will take their own photographs throughout the day – beginning with simple ingredients and working our way to shooting finished dishes and cookery in action. This course promises to be practical, enjoyable and delicious.
This course is ideal for anyone wanting to share images of great food online, particularly:
- Food business
- Food website admins
- Social media communicators
- Instagram & Pinterest users
Recommended ability level
Students will need to bring a camera – preferably dSLR, but most content will apply to point-and-push as well.
Optional - a laptop computer with basic photo storage software.
We will provide a delicious vegetarian lunch (we're sure you'll remember to photograph the food before you eat it!)