Storytelling Through Food Photography: The Creative Role of Aperture

Storytelling Through Food Photography: The Creative Role of Aperture

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This masterclass is all about learning how to tell stories through food photography. And what better way to learn than to sit back and have an expert explain it to you, using practical examples and visuals. In this episode Sony Ambassador Kate explains explains how to creatively use aperture. Offering plenty of tricks and tips, this class is the perfect introduction to using aperture in your food photography. You will learn the benefits of using a wide aperture to drop foreground and backgrounds out of focus and draw attention to a specific part of the frame. You will also learn about the differences between, and merits of, using long focal lengths versus macro lenses to get those effective food story shots. About Kate Kirkman: Kate is a Sony European Imaging Ambassador and specialises in photography and videography of food and the people behind it. Alongside running Food byLumiere ( and KHS Photography ( ) she educates and mentors fellow photographers through Training byLumiere ( ).

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