Food Photography Tips

I have always been keen in photography but have never had the chance to pursue it. I am always amazed at fellow foodies’ gadget and photography skills and styles. I’ve always wished to learn a thing or two from them and today I did. Let me take you to a journey to the secrets of digital food photography.

Today, I’ll share with you Submerryn’s Amazing Food Photography Tip #1:

Tip #1 SMILE

To get the best result in the food you are photographing, make sure YOU SMILE while taking the pictures. The food will look its best and ever so inviting :P

Lol… If only food photography is THAT simple! Look out for Submerryn’s Amazing Food Photography Tip #2 coming up soon, you have just GOT to read it! :D

By the way, here is also Submerryn’s FAILED Food Photography Collection #1

When needed, please rearrange the food to make them look more presentable. The arrangement of the food is very IMPORTANT! Food is supposed to look like food and nothing else BUT food! :P


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    eyes.. nose.. where's the mouth??

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    hahahaha… oh yes arrangement does matter…

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    feeling notti? :P

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      LoL… Must be the aphrodisiac in the food last night! ^_^

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    Ok, must remember to smile then. Aiyo, how to carry all those big white screens everywhere you dine?!

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      We don't bring those big white screens everywhere we go lah. Sometimes, the place furnish us with that so we use, otherwise, just make do with whatever we have :D

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    Oppss… I ate one of your ball :P

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      Haha… YEAH! William's so kind to share with you his share!! o.O

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    It's interesting to learn right? i'm picking up the skills too, making full use of my DSLR.

    Happy weekend to you!!

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      DSLR! Gasp! I wish I have one of those! :(

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    yea yea wheres d mouth?? :D

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      =_= Where's Eric when we need him?!!

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    LoL…where's the mouth merryn? Tsk Tsk Tsk… Can't wait to know what's the next tips!

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      Bluek! Soon.. soon.. coming up real soon! :D

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    lol @@, why people say its a face when i see it as "something" else. Omg, is my brain that polluted?

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      You need CLOROX! Merryn will only make a FACE and nothing more than that! :P

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    duh…….Merryn, u so funny la!!!! I Btw, any tip to shot under yellow dim light? Hate it because its all yellow in my house :(

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    Hahaha..i too wasn;t thinking of eyes and nose….emmmmm…..but smiling at the food to make them look good is definitely interesting..I think i'll try that the next time i take food photography…hahahaha…

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