Advanced Food Photography

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Advanced Food Photography

Building on the Introduction to Food Photography class we will develop the skills to photograph food for clients. We will cover food styling, lighting for client needs, and have a question and answer about business practices and related topics. We will also talk about challenges in the food photography segment. Attendees will be using their own cameras to photograph during class.

Concepts Covered

• Adding additional lighting to an ambient setting
• Food styling: How to tell an effective “food story”
• Lightroom for culling, editing, and post-processing
• Live Demo
• Students using their equipment to photograph a few styled setups
• Overall Q&A about food photography and implications for the working photographer

Required Equipment

• A digital camera with hot shoe and manual controls
• A general range or "normal" lens — Macro lenses are encouraged as well


This class is geared to intermediate to advanced-level photographers that are comfortable shooting in Manual, Aperture or Shutter priority on any type of digital camera. Ideal for attendees looking to get exposure to food photography focusing on editorial and lifestyle looks. 

Schedule and Format

This is a four-hour class. In the first half, we will cover the skills you need to photograph a few food setups. In the second half we will shoot. The first two hours will be setup and instruction and the second two hours will be student photography with Q&A during the session.

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

Please review our class cancellation policy below. 

Class Cancellations

Standard Classes
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 excursions. 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.

Minimum Enrollment
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 to cancel a class. Class cancellations or requests to be rescheduled that are sent through other channels, such as Facebook or messages, will not be honored. Please note that class refunds are only issued during business hours, Monday through Friday.


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