Food Photography Basics
An Easy-to-Follow Course to Get You Started Taking Better Pictures
If a picture is worth a thousand words, what are YOUR pictures saying about healthy eating?
I've known for years the importance good food photography plays in building your brand and business. Having spoken on the topic to thousands of registered dietitians and healthy living bloggers, I'm proud to now offer this same basic advice on improving your food photography in this easy-to-follow, self-led course.
Taking less than one hour to complete, the course will quickly turn your food photos from drab to delicious. I'll walk you through some of the most common mistakes I've seen over the last seven years, reviewing tens of thousands of images on HealthyAperture.com. I'll also share with you the basic "how-to" for these common photography concepts:
Lastly, I'll share with you a few helpful tips for image exporting and file management.
If you're a registered dietitian or blogger who wants to improve your photos and your online communications, this Food Photography Basics course is for you!
Regan Jones is a nationally recognized registered dietitian and a past winner of The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetic's Media Excellence Award.
As the podcast voice behind the popular iTunes Top 100 personal journal podcast, This Unmillennial Life, the owner of HealthyAperture and a co-founder of Blog Brûlée, Regan's reach extends to millions of listeners and readers and includes a network of more than 5,000 health influencers and RD bloggers.
Beginning her career as an Assistant Editor at Cooking Light and Weight Watchers Magazines, Jones is also a former national spokesperson and has been featured in hundreds of television and radio segments nationwide.
She is self-described as a “registered dietitian by education, but food-lover by birth.” When not behind the computer or camera, you can find her enjoying life’s little indulgences from her home in Georgia with her husband and two young sons.
Preview1. INTRODUCTION (2:30)
Preview2. COMMON MISTAKES (4:43)
Start3. BASIC FUNDAMENTALS - LIGHTING (4:44)
Start4. BASIC FUNDAMENTALS - COMPOSITION (2:06)
Start5. BASIC FUNDAMENTALS - ANGLES (3:11)
Start6. EQUIPMENT INSIGHT (1:40)
Start7. CAMERA SETTINGS - PART I (10:04)
Start8. CAMERA SETTINGS - PART II (2:27)
Start9. IMAGE EXPORTING (3:46)