Introduction to Food Photography
Learn the basics of food photography. This class will cover key concepts to help you take mouth-watering photos of food and is geared towards all skill levels and users of all cameras, including mobile phones, point and shoot, mirrorless and DSLRs.
• Types of food photography vary: blogging, informal social media, editorial, and commercial
• Overview of good food photography
• Successful shooting angles, macro, close-up, overhead, 45 degree dining angle
• Food styling basics
• Plating/prop styling
• Working with continuous light
• Any lenses you wish to use
• A fully-charged camera battery
• A memory card with room to take additional pictures
• Note-taking supplies
• Tripod (optional)
This class is perfect for food bloggers, social media and marketing coordinators, small business owners with a food-related business, editorial photographers, aspiring professional food photographers and any other photographers looking to improve their food photography.
Schedule and Format
This is a three-hour class with one 15 minute break after the first hour. The class is formatted as a slide-based presentation and review of images, a demonstration of some tools of the trade and some hands-on shooting. This class serves as the foundation for the Advanced Food Photography Class.
About the Instructor
Josh Baker, founder of AzulOx Visuals, has photographed food and drinks for clients such as: Patron, Texas de Brasil, Sagra Italian, Catering with a Twist among other food and editorial clients. See more at azuloxcommercial.com.
You can cancel a class registration up to two business days before the class begins and receive a full refund except for with some special classes and events such as the Mock Wedding and PCU Weekend. See below for more information.
If you register for a class that we hold on a regular basis, and do not show up for the class, you will be rescheduled one time. Once rescheduled once, if you do not show up for a class, your payment will be forfeited.
Each class needs a minimum number of students to enroll before the class can “make.” If the minimum enrollment has not been met two business days before the class begins, the class will be cancelled. All students who enrolled in the class will be notified by telephone or email, and may transfer to a different class or be issued a refund (see refund procedure). We encourage all students to enroll as soon as registration begins. Please check your phone and email messages, including your SPAM.
Unless otherwise stated, class refunds are only issued to customers that provide notice to the store that they would like a refund no later than two business days prior to the class. Refunds will not be issued to customers who sign up for a class but fail to attend.
How to Reschedule or Cancel a Class
Please contact the store at 512-467-7676 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to cancel a class. Class cancellations or requests to be rescheduled that are sent through other channels, such as Facebook or Meetup.com messages, will not be honored. Please note that class refunds are only issued during business hours, Monday through Friday.
12 Month Special Financing* Available
On purchases of $299 or more. In-store only with your Synchrony card.
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