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  • I'd like an overhead food photo please!

    by Tangie | 3rd of October, 2017

    To me, an avid gourmand, food photography is not only a real treat, but also a guilty pleasure. I spend quite some time looking at food photos and I can assure you it is a very healthy habit. It keeps me away from actually eating everything I'd like to taste so I just love... More
  • Visual cooking

    by Tangie | 15th of May, 2009

    Evolving from means of sustenance to means of indulgence, food is today considered an art committed to both feed the body and please the eye. Quality food, cuisine and gourmet are recurrent words in our vocabulary while food-related images still have a wide market areal to... More
  • Slow Food

    by Ellenboughn | 9th of April, 2008

    Best sellers among food images are those of fast food dishes, especially hamburgers and fries that are used on menu boards and in the many articles about the joys AND dangers of fast food. But now there is a movement in the opposite direction called slow food. In 1989 in... More
  • Yummo! Shooting Food

    by Ellenboughn | 17th of May, 2007

    Many times a business deal has been concluded over a pricey meal or in a coffee shop. Hundreds, if not thousands of cookbooks, are published every year. Entire magazines and web sites are devoted to recipes and cooking tips. Many charities and non-profit organizations self-... More
  • Romanian comfort food (part I - the ingredients)

    by Catarii | 18th of October, 2017

    If I should make a count about Romanians' favorite ingredients or foods I would get to a very simple conclusion: meat (a lot of it, mostly pork), mamaliga (polenta), telemea (a Romanian cheese, a bit similar to feta, but better in taste - sorry... More
  • An Ode to the Mighty Vegetable

    by Karenfoleyphotography | 25th of September, 2017

    October 1st finds us celebrating World Vegetarian Day. There is so much more to eating vegetarian than just eating vegetables; vegetarian means simply eating no meat, no meat except fish for the "pescatarian", or no animal products at all for the strict "vegan". Which means... More
  • How to create dessert pictures that really take the cake

    by Karenfoleyphotography | 20th of September, 2017

    Chef’s will tell you that you eat first with your eyes – meaning that food must look as good as it tastes. And that holds double when you are the photographer of those mouth-watering desserts we all love so much. Open any magazine or search online for the perfect dessert... More
  • All about chocolate

    by Alionaz | 19th of September, 2017

    It says that 99% of people love chocolate, other 1% lies. I don’t know if it’s true but it could be.   We can eat it, drink it, have a nice spa with it, find our health with it and so many things we can do with this perfect ingredient. “…well and getting some... More
  • 10 reasons to love bacon

    by Catarii | 30th of August, 2017

    Maaan, I don't know about you but I love bacon. A bit smoked, a bit crispy, with that gorgeous sound it makes in the pan, bacon has driven many people crazy since the first time it was introduced in the cookery.   Now, I know that many nutritionists and doctors are preaching... More
  • Farmer's Market - Weird Vegetables

    by Project007 | 25th of August, 2017

    I live in Canada and was shocked to find the weirdest vegetables that actually look like art pieces from elementary school! Who else has weird vegtables or fruit to share? The following shown are actually part of the squash or pumpkin family and are totally hilarious... More
  • Experiencing Chinese food

    by Saletomic | 8th of August, 2017

    For a foreigner coming to China, adjusting to Chinese food can represent a challenge. In my first visit I couldn't accept and enjoy it so much, due to a great difference to western cuisine. At my second visit, I feel in LOVE with healthy and natural Chinese food.... More
  • Streetfood in China

    by Rzachariasse | 23rd of July, 2017

      I love food. Especially food from other countries. So whenever I travel, I try to taste something new. Ofcourse in China, the country of my wife, I skipped the grasshoppers and sharks on a stick. Instead I went for the steamed buns you can buy on the street. Grasshopper... More
  • It's really about the food

    by Ajlis | 7th of June, 2017

    Sometimes in my city there are food markets. Some restaurants put their food and drinks, you could buy and try. Immediately plays the music, you can communicate directly with the cafe's owners and chefs. It is Very atmospheric. It's Really about the food.       More
  • Do you like pizza?

    by Romanotino | 31st of May, 2017

    Goodbye to everyone, yesterday I shot these photos at a pizza show, in italy we are also able to do a championship to satisfy the best pizzaiolo Do you like pizza and And what are your favorite tastes? Virtually I can offer it Many hugs      More
  • 10 worth drooling over food photographers

    by Catarii | 22nd of May, 2017

    As a food blogger for 7 years already, I always seek and try to learn as many interesting recipes as possible and also study the trends in gastronomy and food photography. Dreamstime has a rich collection of food images, made in different ways by very talented photographers... More
  • Start to shoot food

    by Nimless | 22nd of March, 2017

    Couple months ago, I start shooting food and food ingredients. A whole new universe was open to my eyes. Didn't realize that usual, daily products, fruits and vegetables can be artistic in some way. For me, photography was focused on portraits: seniors, childs, men, woman,... More
  • Happening street is a warehouse of stock photos

    by Freedomsfolio | 3rd of March, 2017

    Recently I have developed a keen interest on streets. As I roam around with my fuji mirror-less and the good old 500D, the streets give me immense pleasure to shoot all the people, events happening around them, food and culture. Some beginners might feel very much shy to... More
  • Faworki - Traditional cookies from Poland

    by Ragnarphoto | 28th of February, 2017

    Hello! I`d like to show you traditional cookies in Poland. Faworki (Angel Wings) are served at "Fat Thursday" in the end of carnival in Poland. They`re very tasty and delicious.                 More
  • My January resolutions in February

    by Nansaidh | 1st of February, 2017

    I'm a little slow in making resolutions but 2017 is the year I resolve to meditate and find peace despite what is happening around me politically, it's gonna be a loooong four years! Eat healthier and be mindful of what I put in my body. Find joy in the little things... More
  • Studio work with products

    by Sylvaindeutsch | 20th of January, 2017

    Hello, I would like to present you my new work in studio on the natural products. I've been doing some cooking, and decided to put it on a set and shoot it at home :) Can you please tell me your feedback on these pictures. I would like to know if it is going in the right... More

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