Food Photography Styles

One of the passions that has developed as I’ve become more serious about photography is food photography.  I tend towards one or two certain styles in my food photography so I thought I would challenge myself a little and try to expand my styles a little.

This post is inspired by a post I saw on I had been looking for food photography styles and loved their post where they showed the different styles using the same cake.  In their post they identified 6 major styles and set up 8 shots.  I am only going for 4 photos to show the styles that I am interested in trying out and working with. I haven’t defined them quite the same:

– bright and propped
– dark and dramatic
– rustic
– bold and colourful

I decided to photograph the humble raspberry as my subject and came out with these four different images that give a different feel with only slight adjustments and change in perspective.

Other Posts on Food Photography
Food Photography Set Up
Food Photography Lighting
Food Photography Props and Styling
Food Photography Setting the Mood
Food Photography Technical Tips

If you are interested in what gear I use check out the post about my kit


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