How to Make Your Food Picture Perfect

By: Amber Ogden | February 20, 2019
Food blogger using smartphone taking photo of beautiful mix fresh green salad on wood table to share on social media

Learning how to take a quality food photo can help to tell the story behind the dish. Whether you are interested in becoming a professional food photographer or you just want to be the best at the Insta food game, there are classes out there that can help! So grab your camera (or your phone) and try these upcoming  photography classes in the D.

Food Photography 101 (Burger Edition) w/Joe Vaughn & Lovers Only
Learn how to shoot with creative director Joe Vaughn in his upcoming introductory 101 photography class. This class will be taught with extra love as chefs from Lover Only will be making delicious burgers for ‘The Burger Edition’. No need to be intimidated in a room full of pros, as this is a beginners hands-on photography class. Joe will take care of you and teach you the ropes of the perfect food shots, styling tricks, among other things. Oh, of course you get to eat the food!

Starloft Photo and Video
Starloft Photo & Video is the place to be when it comes to food photography. Everyone that comes to Starloft gets profesional treatment and teachings for truly appealing photos. Your food will be picture ready for social media, website design or it’s commercial debut. Starloft is conveniently located in multiple locations from Ann Arbor to the Metro Detroit area.


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Detroit Photography Training
Here, you can start with the basics of lighting and positioning.  Beginning photography lessons are available for you to then take to your favorite restaurant to try your hand at shooting your diner. You’ll learn what cameras to use to show off the best side of your dish. By the end of the course you will have a good foundation that suits your style.

Andy Greenwell
Andy Greenwell is a full stop shop. Not only will you learn how to take the perfect picture of your delicious dish, but you will learn to style it as well. Andy Greenwell offers top of the line food and product photography courses. You will walk out with confidence that all pictures of your food will be high quality with the perfect lighting.