food photography

Citrus colors and artfully-styled vegan food – Photography Article

Keep up with key trends in Licensing as 500px’s Art Director & Creative Research Lead, Karen Biilmann, analyzes common threads and current themes throughout our Contributors’ photography submissions. From standout pops of citrus colors to artfully-styled vegan plates, here’s what’s trending in this sample of some of the most popular genres in the 500px collection. The people category lends itself to a variety of areas within photography. We see genres overlap as they border the realms of fashion, family, lifestyle,…

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Food Photography – When to Use Natural Light (and When Not To) – Photography Article

Food photographers, professionals and amateurs alike, know that natural lighting is among the best tools to take drool-worthy photos. However, there’s a time and a place to use natural lighting, and times when you won’t want to. In this article, we’ll discuss what natural lighting is and how it affects your photos – for better or for worse. What is natural lighting? Simply put, natural lighting is light produced by the sun. Another related term is ambient light, which refers…

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6 Common Food Photography Tips To Help Avoid Common Mistakes – Photography Article

Food photography is a wonderfully satisfying art form but it requires that the photographer be aware of every little detail in the image, all while the subject is either melting, wilting, or losing its freshness. There is no substitute for practice and making mistakes, but this list — and one of CreativeLive’s many food photography classes — can help you overcome a few common pitfalls before your next shoot. Highlights that don’t match the overall color temperature of the image.This is…

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