Tory Putnam

Location: San Francisco, California
Education: University of Kansas
Expertise: Photography
  • Tory is a west coast brand and food photographer who has contributed her knowledge of Bay Area bagels to Serious Eats.
  • She's worked with Google, Bare Snacks, Smitten Ice Cream, Athleta, Seghesio Family Vineyards, and dozens of other companies, including many founded by women.
  • Tory is an expert at building cheese plates and regularly hikes the trails of Marin County.


About Serious Eats

Serious Eats, a Dotdash brand, is an award-winning food and drink website visited by over 7 million hungry readers every month. Our audience comes to us for rigorously tested recipes, science-driven cooking techniques, robust equipment reviews, and stories that offer cultural and historical context to the foods we love to eat.

Dotdash is among the largest and fastest growing publishers online, and has won over 50 awards in the last year alone, including Digiday's 2020 Publisher of the Year. Dotdash brands include Verywell, Investopedia, The Balance, The Spruce, Simply Recipes, Serious Eats, Byrdie, Brides, MyDomaine, Lifewire, TripSavvy,, and TreeHugger.

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