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The Local FFF – Schenectady, NY

The Local FFF is Schenectady New York’s newest arcade and entertainment center. They brought me in to shoot their full menu for social media and online ordering purposes. We had a blast working on this shoot to capture the wide range of items in addition to some cocktails and the arcade!  The Local FFF is a great addition to the Rotterdam area and offers so many things to do! The fries are delicious (I snuck a few…👀) and the extensive […]

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Cantina Rooftop – Saratoga, NY

There’s nothing better than outdoor dining in Saratoga Springs, NY. That’s why when I was asked to photograph the new Cantina Rooftop I was ecstatic! Cantina is one of Saratoga’s most popular restaurants and their rooftop was already a guaranteed success.  Although the day was incredibly hot (who knew rooftops got so hot? 😅) the staff at Cantina made my job easy and fun. The bartenders and I worked together to capture their fun and refreshing cocktails, while the space […]

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Questions For Hiring A Food Photographer

So you’ve decided to hire a food photographer for your restaurant. Congratulations! But now where do you begin? If you’ve never worked with a photographer before the process of finding one may be a little overwhelming. A quick Google search will provide a list of photographer’s websites and each one should have a portfolio for you to look for. After contacting a few, each photographer will likely want to schedule a consultation to learn more about your project. Think of […]

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Three Times Your Restaurant Needs to Hire A Food Photographer

The restaurant industry is not an easy one to be in. It requires long hours, a lot of money, and putting trust in staff members that they will help run and represent the restaurant well. Because of the challenges the restaurant industries presents, hiring a food photographer is often looked at as an unnecessary luxury. After all, why invest in a professional when everyone owns a smartphone these days? Any big foodie who is looking for their next new restaurant […]

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Tea Photography with Bird & Blend Tea Co.

Many people close to me know that my journey with photography started with a beauty and lifestyle blog I started before my junior year of college. From that, one of my first partnerships with a company was with Bird and Blend Tea Co based out of Brighton England. I first discovered the tea company when I studied abroad in Brighton. I quickly became obsessed, falling in love with their unique blends and bringing as many packets of loose leaf tea […]

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5 Reasons Your Restaurant Needs Professional Food Photography

5 reasons to enlist the help of a professional food photographer for your restaurant or business.

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The Best Food & Product Photography Backdrops

When I first started getting into blogging and photography, I was convinced everyone had marble countertops and subway tile backsplashes. It never occurred to me that they could be using backdrops to create a scene.Now I am less naïve and much more knowledgeable. Not everyone is blessed with a kitchen designed by Joanna Gaines so we have to fake it. This is where the magic of backdrops comes in. Photography backdrops help you create the high-quality food and product photography […]

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