As part of my research for Assignment 2 I have been watching various video tutorials on food photography. In this tutorial Chris Marquardt takes you through a photo shoot done in a restaurant using available light and some homemade reflectors. I found it interesting that he doesn’t need a plate to be filled completely but can make a beautiful photo using just a portion of the bowl or plate.
Food Photography Without Expensive Gear [webcast, online] Chris Marquardt, 19/05/2013. 30 mins 23 secs. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-7t_FfKFKmk (Accessed on 7/8/2014).