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              Food Photography and Styling


              A picture is worth a thousand words

              Compose beautiful, vibrant food shots with our three-day workshop on food photography and styling . This course provides an overview of the key principles of photography that become relevant when creating beautiful food pictures, styling the food effectively and using props to enhance your images.

              Over the three sessions you will deepen your skills in food preparation, use of props, lighting, composition and camera techniques.


              • Course Content

                Day 1: Food Photography Focus

                • Introduction into food photography and styling
                • Different types of cameras and their limitations
                • The basics of digital photography (Picture formats, Exposure (ISO, shutter speed and aperture), Lenses and focal length)
                • Specifics of food photography (colour, composition and lights)


                Day 2: Food Styling Focus

                • Food preparation techniques for food styling
                • Plate design
                • Use of props
                • Tips and tools of the trade
                • Developing your own creative style to produce a set plate to be photographed professionally by food photographer


                Day 3: Practical bringing all learned techniques together

                • Full day practical with different stations set up with activities at each including: plated meal composition, bakery, pastry, Chef’s dish of the day task… 


              • Who is the programme for?
                • Trainee and professional chefs
                • Culinary professionals
                • Food consultants
                • Food writers and food bloggers
                • Aspiring food photographers
                • Aspiring food stylists



              Next course dates:

              26th - 28th March 2018
              11.30am - 6pm incl. 30 min break

              25th - 27th June 2018
              11.30am - 6pm incl. 30 min break

              19th - 21st September 2018
              11.30am - 6pm incl. 30 min break


              Entry Requirements: No prior knowledge is required.  Students will be required to bring along their own camera (preferably entry level digital cameras and upwards but point and shoot cameras will also be sufficient)



              Price: £ 600.00

              Duration: 3 days

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