food styling for social media
saturdays, jan 13 - feb 3, 2018
Launching in 3...2...
food styling for social media is a live, online, 4-week intensive in food styling for photography.
Class begins January 13, registration in November. Enter your email address and join the styling forum now.
What is the styling forum, you ask?
It's an online community and ongoing opportunity to learn the art of food styling for the camera. A once-monthly delivery of food styling how-to's, videos, live food styling demos, open q&a and practical food styling advice that will teach you to style food for your blog and Instagram pics like a pro. Best. Opt-in. Ever.
~ Four weeks of live, online food styling-focused courses + two video modules on manual mode and photo editing.
~ Live food styling demos, interactive Q&A, & weekly assignments.
~ Limited enrollment to ensure more personalized feedback.
4 weeks of Live curriculum
LAYING THE GROUNDWORK
Fundamentals of visual storytelling and how to use food and photography to create a consistent visual brand you love. Industry tools for streamlining your process, planning your shot, and maximizing your shoot day.
PHOTOGRAPHY + COMPOSITION
Approach natural light as a food stylist and capture it as a photographer. Discover how to communicate your visual brand with the most impactful principles of composition and how to elevate your food with prop styling.
FOOD STYLING 1
Introduction to food styling for the camera, your food styling kit, and how to plan original recipes for photography. How to shop, source, and prep like a food stylist.
FOOD STYLING 2
Dive deep into how to cook and style for the camera and approach any recipe from a food styling perspective with dish and ingredient specific styling tips, techniques, and tutorials.
We're devoting as much time to food styling as possible. Some foundational information will be delivered in the form of video modules. If you're a beginner, these videos are key pre and post-requisites. If you're already a master of your camera or the post-production editing process, you won't sit through unnecessary tutorials.
video module 1
MANUAL MODE OPERATION
A crash course in your DSLR and moving into manual mode. Guidance on equipment to invest int: cameras, lenses, and more.
video module 2
POST PRODUCTION PHOTO EDITING
First, learn how to establish a photo editing workflow. Then explore filters, adjustments, and apps to maximize (but not mask) your photos. Also, how to create a more impactful profile, devise an Insta marketing strategy, and schedule your posts across social media platforms
Hi. My name is Abby.
I'm a professional food stylist based in the beautiful epicurean city of San Francisco. I started The Styling Forum (the part you can join in on right now) and this course, Food Styling for Social Media, to share what I've learned over the past 7 years as a food stylist. To learn more about me and see my professional portfolio, click below!
Class opens for registration in November. Be the first to know...
join the styling forum
Food styling how-to's, videos, and practical food styling advice that will teach you to style food for your blog and Instagram pics like a pro. Best. Opt-in. Ever.