Matt Armendariz of MattBites, whose site features mouthwatering food images, gives a primer on taking delicious-looking photos of your own. Apart from equipment recommendations and post-processing info, one of his secrets seems to be light:
When it comes to food, natural light just can’t be beat. Food simply looks better that way, in my humble opinion.... Sunlight is simply more pleasing, but it’s ever changing and can require you to think fast on your feet.
For other good tips on shooting eats, Food & Wine magazine has an article of its own: Shoot First, Eat Later
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