19 Food Photography HACKS – Learn These Tricks of The Trade

If you have been wondering how to improve on your food photography then this post will help you.  We list some tips and tricks that you can use to hack your way to better food photography.  Food photography is different to a lot of other types of still life photography since the subject can actually …

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How To Use A Speedlight Flash To Freeze Motion

Pretty much anybody who gets into photography has probably wondered how to photograph action shots and freeze motion as if it is stuck in time. An example would be in splash photography where you can capture the splash in detail and freeze the motion of it within the image. Most people may assume that the …

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12 Tips To Help You Photograph The PERFECT Pour Shot Every Time

Whether it is a flat lay or flying food, there are so many ways to get interesting shots in food photography. Today we are going to share useful and actionable tips that can help you take the perfect action shot. So, if you have been wondering how to photograph pouring liquids, then this post will …

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How To Photograph Steam Over Coffee

Before You Start Make sure you have your composition set up how you want it to look and position your camera on a tripod for consistency (also for safety since you will be dealing with hot liquids!).   The tripod will be useful because steam fades quickly, so having the camera ready to shoot and in …

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How To Shoot Splash Photography Using Just One Speedlight

If you’ve ever wanted to recreate amazing splash photography shots with drinks, then this post will help you. In this example we will use an ice cube dropping into water but you can use anything e.g. fruit dropped into a cocktail. This is what you’ll need: 1 speedlight that you can wirelessly trigger Camera Tripod …

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What You Need To Know About Fake Ice For Food Photography

Fake ice is a staple in many beverage photographers’ kits and in this post we go through why you might want to use fake ice in your drinks photography as well as some of the options you have. Why Should You Use Fake Ice In Drinks Photography? First of all why should you consider using …

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18 Useful Tips For Drinks Photography That Professionals Use

Drinks photography is a subset of food photography where you photograph beverages in the most appealing fashion possible to make the viewer enticed enough to wish that they had the drink in their hands. By using these tips on how to photograph drinks you can step up your game and use secrets that make your …

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Why Does A Circular Camera Lens Capture Rectangular Pictures?

This might seem like an obvious thing to some people, but for others it can be mind boggling!  We will quickly go through why you can have circular camera lenses, but end up with rectangular images. Why Are Camera Lenses Round? Without getting into the details of it, round lenses are simply easier to produce …

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