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I wanted to bring back this oldie but goodie of an image. Red Wine Poached Pears. This was one of my favorite shoots ever, and I think it’s high time we brought it back. After all, they had the most perfect color ever. The colors in this image are absolutely stunning. The white background really helps […]

Recent Work: Red Wine Poached Pears

hand pouring juice on poached pears
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When I quit my job in 2017 and started a food photography creative business, I thought it would be easy. In the beginning of my food photography creative business, it was one of the most exciting things I did. Why? Because it gave me the opportunity to make my own rules, create my own deadlines, […]

3 Things No One Tells You About Starting A Food Photography Creative Business

Woman with a hat standing on a sidewalk in front of a building on South First St. in Austin, Texas.
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Introduction When Alice Waters wrote in The Art of Simple Food, “good food is a right and not a privilege,” she was speaking about the way we prepare food at home. But she could just as easily have been speaking about the way we photograph it. As professional food photographer Georgina Hayden tells me, “I […]

A Food Photographer Who Will Capture Your Style

Flat lay image of madeleine's on a plate with a cup of tea.
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Today is World Mental Health Day, a day that has special meaning for me. World Mental Health Day is a day when I can remind myself that I am not alone in my struggles with mental health and it’s a day when I can reach out to others who are struggling and offer support. This […]

World Mental Health Day

Two men sitting at a breakfast table and talking. Interior of restaurant
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Food photography is a serious business. It’s also an art form, and we value the opportunity to create beautiful images that showcase your brand. Our uncommon touch and approach to food photography is unique in that it focuses on bringing out the best in each project. We use our skills as artists and photographers to […]

The Uncommon Touch We Bring To Food Photography

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I’ve been shooting food professionally since 2015, and I’ve seen a lot of people come and go in this industry. One thing that hasn’t changed is the fact that there’s no shortage of people who want to be great food photographers. But what makes someone truly great? What are the things that make the difference […]

11 Things Great Food Photographers Do

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The first time I visited Philadelphia’s museum of art, it was a breathtaking experience. It had classic Dutch paintings like Peasants Drinking at a Window by Adriaen van Ostade. The art took over my senses and transported me to another world. It was truly like stepping back in time. I am a big fan of […]

Making Of: Replicating Classic Dutch Paintings

photo of bread, blue cheese, wine glass on a table
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I don’t have any standard photography packages. I know, I know—this is a confusing concept for some people. And I get it. I mean, if you’re trying to decide between a family photographer and a wedding photographer, it makes sense to look at photography packages. But if you’re looking for commercial photography—well, then it gets […]

I Don’t Have Standard Photography Packages. Here’s Why.

Flat lay of hands holding sandwiches and salads.
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The most common question I get from clients is whether or not they need to hire a food stylist. Since photography is my primary medium, I’m often asked if I can just do it all myself. After all, isn’t that how photographers work? But the truth is that food styling is an art form in […]

4 Things That Happened When I Hired A Food Stylist

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Glittery Picture It all started with a little sparkle. And then the fire spread. I’ll admit it: I’m a sucker for a glittery picture. And… I’ve never tried sushi before. Now before I run and hide, let me say this: Sure, sushi looks delicious in photos—but it’s not exactly the most approachable cuisine out there. […]

The Crafting Of A Glittery Picture

gold glitter sushi
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