food photography

AI food images look yummier than photos, says study

Mar 12, 2024
Alex Baker

People prefer AI-generated food images to actual photos of food, researchers have discovered. The results were consistent time and again during the study. This was…

The photos that you see on food delivery apps are probably AI

Feb 28, 2024
Alex Baker

Ghost kitchens are allegedly using AI-generated images on food delivery sites such as GrubHub and DoorDash. The images are used to promote online orders from…

What’s the best lens for food photography?

Jan 12, 2024
Alex Baker

It can be difficult to know what equipment you need for the job, especially when you’re starting out or trying a new genre. Food photography…

C is for Cookie with these new Shadow Boards from V-Flat World

Jan 4, 2024
Alex Baker

If you need some inspiration for the New Year, you could check out these new gobos or cookies from V-Flat World. They are designed to…

Florida woman sues Reese’s for misleading candy photos

Jan 2, 2024
Alex Baker

A woman from Tampa, Florida, is suing confectionary giant Reese’s for $5 million for misleading images on their wrappers. The woman filed a federal lawsuit…

You could be Yelp’s first-ever official food photographer

Sep 8, 2023
Alex Baker

Popular review platform Yelp is searching for an official food photographer. The lucky winner will be paid to photograph food in top restaurants for two…

Burger King to face lawsuit for misrepresenting whopper size in ad photos

Aug 31, 2023
Dunja Djudjic

We’ve always joked about how burgers look way better in ad photos than in reality. But Burger King got sued over it. A U.S. judge…

What’s a food stylist and why you need one for food photography

Aug 26, 2023
Bryan Sheffield and Sankha Wanigasekara

Picture this: you’re working on a photo shoot for Ben & Jerry’s, but the Chunky Monkey is starting to melt, and you haven’t even begun…

Commercial food photographer tells us the truth behind those TikTok hacks

Jul 8, 2023
Alex Baker

There are a lot of food photography tips on social media. A lot of them claim to show useful ‘hacks’, and some are quite informative,…

How to shoot a drink commercial like Wes Anderson

Jul 4, 2023
Alex Baker

Continuing our obsession with all things Wes Anderson, we had to share this video from Scott from Tin House Studio. Of course, this is just…