Food Photography


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Saturday 2nd December 2017  FULLY BOOKED

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Saturday 1st December 2018

£125 pp

Suitable for people with bridge cameras, D-SLRs or mirrorless cameras – the ones with interchangeable lenses.

On this workshop you will learn how to set up simple but stunning food and drink shots, using a range of different backgrounds and props. You will learn which camera settings to use and you will see a dramatic improvement in your photography and your confidence.

Here’s an idea of what you will learn: • The best kit for photographing food (without spending a fortune). • How to blur the background and get your subject to stand out. • How to set up an indoor shooting area. • What to use as backgrounds for your shots. • How to style the food and props. • How to shoot close up photographs. • Simple composition techniques and getting creative with colour, textures and patterns. • How to do simple edits, such as cropping, straightening, adding text and more, using freely available software.

Who is the workshop suitable for:

  • Anyone starting out in food photography.
  • Food bloggers.
  • Food Instagrammers
  • Restaurant, pub and cafe owners.
  • Artisan bakers, cake makers and chefs.
  • People who love cooking as a hobby and want to photograph and show off their masterpieces.

Your tutors are:

Jane Burkinshaw – professional photographer; Nikki Hill – nutritionist, cook and stylist.

Nikki will serve a delicious and healthy lunch, using seasonal and locally sourced ingredients. All recipes are supplied in the course materials.


The course takes place at Nikki’s beautiful, modern and spacious home in Wilmslow, Cheshire.

Included in the price of each course: • Refreshments & a delicious lunch. • A digital copy of the course material including recipes. •Membership of a private Facebook Group. • Two weeks email support after the course.

Alternatively you may like the BRAND NEW online Food Photography Masterclass.


GIFT VOUCHERS are available.  Contact me to order your gift voucher for any workshop or for one to one tuition.

One to One and Bespoke Team Courses are also available. Get in touch to chat about your requirements.