Food Styling and Photography For Dummies

By Alison Parks-Whitfield

Discover how one can type and photo nutrition just like the pros

Whether you take pictures for a foodie weblog, ads, packaging, menus, or cookbooks, Food Styling & images For Dummies indicates you ways to take your next step on your ardour for nutrition and images. This beautiful, informative, and enjoyable advisor to the basics of meals styling offers details at the instruments and strategies utilized by the most winning professionals.

Food Styling & images For Dummies will give you the basics of nutrients styling and offers you the interior scoop at the instruments and methods utilized by essentially the most winning professionals.

  • Shows you the way to translate style, aroma, and allure via colour, texture, and portion
  • Includes innovations akin to severe close-ups, selective concentration, and distinctive angles to create dramatic effect
  • Detailed insurance on lighting fixtures and composition
  • Tips for selecting the right kind gear and studying using digicam settings, lenses, and post-production software
  • Advice for making a specialist character and getting your nutrition images enterprise off the ground

Whether you are an beginner or specialist nutrition photographer, Food Styling & images For Dummies is a enjoyable and informative consultant to photographing and arranging culinary topic matter.

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196 Selective focus..................................................................................... 197 Deep focus........................................................................................... 198 gentle focus............................................................................................. 2 hundred figuring out intensity of Field..................................................................... 202 Adjusting aperture.............................................................................. 203 Controlling concentration on your images...................................................... 203 contemplating the “Food Porn” Look............................................................. 205 Nailing down the technical facets of the look.............................. 206 twiddling with the artistic elements of foodstuff porn.............................. 208 Going for Crisp and Clean............................................................................ 210 Table of Contents half IV: And for Dessert: coping with Your photographs and More........................................................ 211 bankruptcy 12: Post-Processing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 213 freshen up on Aisle nine! elimination Imperfections.......................................... 214 Embracing the Clone Stamp tool...................................................... 215 Combining the Clone Stamp and Smudge instruments to mend challenge areas............................................................................. 218 studying electronic avoid and Burn tools....................................... 219 Making Your pictures Pop in refined Ways.................................................. 220 holding Post-Processing to a Minimum.................................................... 221 operating (gently) with saturation..................................................... 222 fidgeting with shadows......................................................................... 223 fending off an excessive amount of cloning................................................................ 223 bankruptcy thirteen: enhancing and Saving Your images . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 225 discovering the simplest software program on your Needs................................................ 226 Ease of use........................................................................................... 226 Pricing.................................................................................................. 226 Off-site photograph access.......................................................................... 227 Integration........................................................................................... 227 Processing Your Images.............................................................................. 227 picking out your absolute best images.................................................... 229 realizing what to do together with your second-best images................. 231 simple enhancing: fidgeting with white balance....................................... 232 Organizing with Naming Conventions.......................................................

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