Tricks of the Trade
In this section I provide links to various articles and videos that explain some of the tricks of the trade. I have found these useful and you may too.
Food Styling - the Hamburger as Hero
How does McDonalds, Burger King and Carl's Junior get such luscious images of their burgers? Well sure, the lighting is excellent but the actual preparation of the burger is where the "money" is spent. Have a look at this video:
Green Screens - Pretty Much Everywhere ...
I am thinking about possibly painting part of my studio with a "green" screen as the possibilities are enormous. While these are used much more in video and film that in regular photography, I believe that the possibilities are quite powerful for a photographer. Check out this video: