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Food Photography: Capturing Food in Your Kitchen

With DIY Food Photography, you'll be taking better photos in no time with what you have in your own kitchen!
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Platform: Udemy
Video: 1h 42m
Language: English
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With DIY Food Photography, you’ll be taking better photos of your food in just an hour.

Every lesson is hands on, and shows you how to use resources right in your home to create delicious, mouth-watering images. We’ll walk you through the entire process, and we’re available if you have any questions along the way.
Whether you’re a food blogger, self-proclaimed master chef, or just an Instagram foodie, this course will give you the skills needed to take professional food photos.
Impress your family and friends with great photos of your food creations!

Steps to great food photography that you’ll learn in this course:

•Pick the best location for your photos. •Prepare and style your food and setting.•Light your food with inexpensive tools like a white sheet and $1 poster board. •Choose the best camera and settings.•Compose 4 types of shots to get all the best angles.•Edit your photos to make them look even more tantalizing!
Tell your food’s story!
Our goal is to teach you how to take better photos of your food with any camera, wherever you are. After walking you through the basics, you’ll see us shoot 5 different food and drink setups that will inspire you to take your own food photos.
Bonus: Everyone who enrolls gets a composition cheat-sheet that shows how to compose your shots.
Enroll now to get started! We can’t wait to see you inside!
Will Carnahan & Phil Ebiner

You will learn

✓ Take beautiful photographs of food in your home.
✓ Compose a variety of mouth-watering food photographs that tell your food’s story
✓ Create a unique setting and style for your own food photography
✓ Control natural light in your home to shoot better photographs
✓ Edit your food photographs to make them look even better


• Students don’t need any experience with photography or preparing food.
• Students should have a smartphone or camera that they can use to practice shooting their own food photographs.

This course is for

• Food bloggers
• Foodies – anyone that loves food
• Home chefs – anyone that loves to make food
• Photographers looking to learn how to shoot food photographs
• This is NOT a course about fancy studio shoots. This is a DIY food photography course for anyone that wants to learn how to take better photos of their food at home.
Top-Rated Instructor, 2 Million+ Students
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I’ll teach you the skills necessary to stand out from the crowd. Whether it’s a personal passion or a business pursuit, you can learn video, photography, art, design, marketing skills and more here.
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more about phil
My professional background is in video production and editing. I graduated from Loyola Marymount University’s School of Film and Television in 2011. Since then, I’ve worked on thousands of projects that have appeared in movie theaters, film festivals, television and online.
Today, I create all kinds of things from photographs that can be seen on my Instagram to homemade sourdough bread that feeds my family. Who knows where life will take me. But I know wherever I am, I’ll be creating.
Since 2012, I’ve been creating online courses that over two million students from around the world have taken. Course topics include everything from photography and video to design and business courses. If I can’t teach it , I collaborate with other experts who share their skills with absolute beginners.
I can’t wait to see you in class!
– Phil
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Platform: Udemy
Video: 1h 42m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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