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Welcome to Austin Food Guide’s cozy little coffee chat, where we’ll serve up some piping-hot tips on finding the picture-perfect food photographer for your business. In the world of culinary delights, presentation is everything. When it comes to showcasing your delicious creations, the right food photographer can make all the difference. Grab your favorite beverage, […]

A Picture-Perfect Guide to Choosing Your Food Photography Maestro

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Let’s be honest. It’s not just the food that draws people to your restaurant; it’s how it looks on a plate. People want their Instagram feeds full of delicious-looking meals, so they’ll come to you for that reason alone. Food photography is important because it helps you tell your story as a brand and attract […]

The Impact of Food Photography on Your Business Success

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In the era of Instagram and social media, the importance of having visually appealing content cannot be overstated. This is especially crucial for restaurants and food businesses. As mouth-watering images of their dishes can entice potential customers and increase sales. That’s where food photographers come in – professionals who specialize in capturing the essence and […]

Why Hiring a Food Photographer is Essential for Your Business

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On MLK Day, we honor and celebrate the life and legacy of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. For MLK Day, I have so many thoughts. Growing up, my dad shared stories of what it was like growing up in Smithville, Texas, during the Jim Crow era. He’d talk about segregation and the […]

Using the Power of Visual Storytelling to Promote Unity and Love on MLK Day

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We launched a podcast in 2022 This by far has been the most exciting part of 2022. We launched a podcast called “The Savory Shot“! We’ve released 14 episodes to date which is 14 more than I ever imagined. We’ve had 11 guests featured all within the business and food space. I’ve been so lucky […]

2022: A Look Back, And A Look Forward

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For World Mental Health Day, we support people with mental illnesses by letting them know they are not alone and speaking out to change the stigma around mental illness. 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 […]

World Mental Health Day

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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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Food Photography Business I’m a big believer in the idea that you can learn anything with enough time, effort, and patience. When I started my food photography business, I looked at other photographers’ work and thought to myself, “I want to create work just like them.”. Now, years later, I realize that I would never […]

What I Wish I Knew Before Starting My Food Photography Business

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As a creative entrepreneur for nearly seven years, I get to do what I love every day. My work’s evolution has been great, and I’ve learnt so much about myself and how to spend my time. I’ve also had great teachers. They helped me find my voice and communicate effectively and meaningfully with clients. No […]

Why I Love Being A Creative Entrepreneur

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I don’t post my personal political opinions often, but in this post I’m making an exception. My heart hurts for myself, and for all women in America today. I worry about what will happen to us in the future. June 24th, 2022, will go down in history as a day of infamy for American women. […]

My Heart Hurts For American Women

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