Pretty sure everyone knows I love wine. The only thing I love more than wine is winemakers because I have sworn up and down a thousand times that if I could go back and do it all over again I would most definitely be one. It is a craft I am totally fascinated with, a process and tradition that I can't stop obsessing over. Also, I should have been born in France.Read More
It's not just chefs, restaurants and product manufacturers that need food photography. Food plays a role in many industries and marketing strategies. I love working with individuals on photography projects that involve food because the images take on a more personal message.
I worked with Happel, a Health Coach based in Annapolis, who uses an holistic approach to wellness on creating crisp, colorful images for her business website that reflected the kind of diet she encourages for a healthy lifestyle. Ingredients and recipes played a big role here, but also color, composition and lighting. This was a true lifestyle shoot - in that without actual "lives" involved - the food needed to suggest the kind of lifestyle Happel is teaching her clients to embrace. "Fresh" was the mantra I kept repeating in my head while styling this fun shoot.
Also, the Kale Salad? Ridiculous. (comment below if you'd like my version of the recipe).