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The Complete Guide To Editorial Food Photography & Photoshop Retouching

“The Complete Guide to Editorial Food Photography” is the most comprehensive tutorial available anywhere. The 17 hours of content will guide you through gear selection, understanding shape & form, creating a sense of place & time, basic food styling techniques, in-studio portfolio work, and location assignments, along with marketing and pricing strategies for food photography. The documentary serves as a guide for the entire process involved with the business and is filled with industry standard best practices.

 

 

This tutorial is a comprehensive exploration of the necessary steps for building a compelling food photography portfolio, improving food styling skills, understanding the complexities of composition, crafting light to meet your vision, and understanding how to best attract new clients and win bigger jobs. We have broken these concepts down and geared the sections on equipment, lighting, pre-production, and post-processing to apply specifically to the editorial market. Upon completion of this course, photographers of any level will gain a deeper understanding of industry best practices, greater knowledge of equipment spanning all price points, lighting knowledge for any scenario, better approaches to food styling, and most importantly, proper image composition. In addition, step-by-step post-production in Adobe Camera Raw, Capture One 8, and Photoshop have been included with the photo shoots. If you’re looking to take the quality of your food photography to another level, this is the perfect food photography tutorial for you.

Editorial Food Photography
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General Overview

  • 15+ Hours of Video Content That You Can Instantly Download
  • $40 Gift Certificate to Resolution Rentals INCLUDED
  • 51 Videos That Cover Pre-Production, Photo Shoots, and Post-Production
  • In-Depth Gear, Lighting, and Lens Analysis and Demonstration
  • 20+ Retouching Videos Covering The Tools You Need To Know
  • Canon 5D MK III, Canon 70D, Canon 1D MK IV, Hasselblad H4d Cameras Used
  • Using Natural Light vs. Strobe
  • Using Modifiers to Create Mood
  • Building A Lighting Kit On A Budget
  • Building Mood With Your Light
  • Paul C Buff, Chimera, & Broncolor Modifiers Explored
  • Alien Bee, Hensel, & Broncolor Packs & Heads Used & Compared
  • Choosing the Right Gear For Your Budget and Which Lenses To Buy or Rent
  • Studio Space Essentials
  • Building Your On-Location Kit - The Essentials Needed
  • Building Composition In Your Images
  • The Use Of Negative Space
  • 3+ Locations Used in 3 Restaurants
  • How To Work With Chefs
  • Pricing & Marketing Podcast
  • Tips for High Quality Editorials
  • Ad Quality Start-to-Finish Post-Production of 15+ Photo Shoots
  • RAW Files Included For You To Work With
  • Interactive iBook and PDF Included

Preview Our Trailers

3 Ways To Light A Sprout
Blood And Sand Part 2
Delicious Natural Light
The Food Teaser BTS

We're passionate about the process of learning and the tools available to consume photography content. Each of our Pro Tutorials is methodically organized by content in a manner that is conducive to learning and easy reference. You will rarely find a video longer than 20 minutes in our tutorials. Our tutorials are organized by specific topics, structured to make the content more approachable and the technical topics easy to reference at a later date. There is no hunting around for topics or processes. In addition, we utilize the interactive features of iBooks to present technical content, photography concepts, and Photoshop tools in a way that's easy to understand and fun to learn. Lastly, we include a discussion in the form of an audio podcast that focuses on business practices, pricing, and marketing. With all three platforms included, learning photography and Photoshop has never been easier or more enjoyable.

Included with Purchase

Photo Shoot Videos

34 Chapters Total

Retouching Videos

(In 2.5k Resolution) 17 Chapters Total

Interactive Guide for iBooks

97 Pages

Audio Podcast

60 Minutes

Free Video: 3 Ways To Light A Sprout Part 4

Welcome

Part 1

Video Chapter List

In-Studio Shoots

Part 2

Video Chapter List

On-Location Shoots

Part 3

Video Chapter List

Industry Interviews

Part 4

Video Chapter List

Studio Essentials

Part 5

Video Chapter List

  • 01 - Meet Rob Grimm
  • 02 - Intro To The Tutorial
  • 03 - Gear, Tools, and Essentials
  • 04 - Playing With Your Food
  • 01 - Delicious Natural Light Pt. 1
  • 02 - Delicious Natural Light Pt. 2
  • 03 - Delicious Natural Light Pt. 3
  • 04 - Getting Figgy With It Pt. 1
  • 05 - Getting Figgy With It Pt. 2
  • 06 - Getting Figgy With It Pt. 3
  • 06 - Getting Figgy With It Pt. 4
  • 08 - 3 Ways TO Light A Sprout Pt. 1
  • 09 - 3 Ways TO Light A Sprout Pt. 2
  • 10 - 3 Ways TO Light A Sprout Pt. 3
  • 11-3 Ways TO Light A Sprout Pt. 4
  • 01 - Death In The Afternoon Pt.1
  • 02 - Death In The Afternoon Pt.2
  • 03 - Death In The Afternoon Pt.3
  • 04 - Blood And Sand Pt.1
  • 05 - Blood And Sand Pt.2
  • 06 - Blood And Sand Pt.3
  • 07 - Small Batch Pt.1
  • 08 - Small Batch Pt.2
  • 09 - Small Batch Pt.3
  • 01 - Interview With Greg Rannells
  • 02 - Interview With Jennifer Silverberg
  • 03 - Building Your On-Location Kit

Free Video: Retouching Sprouts

Retouching Videos

In 2.5K Resolution

Video Chapter List

  • 01 - Milk & Cookies Retouch
  • 02 - Cinnamon Twists Retouch
  • 02 - Fig & Goat Cheese Retouch
  • 04 - Brussel Sprouts Retouch
  • 05 - Retouching Spicy Beef Salad
  • 06 - Turnup Ramen Retouch
  • 07 - Sticky Buns Retouch
  • 08 - Blood Orange Pasta Retouch
  • 09 - Rissotto Retouch
  • 10 - Overhead Couch Retouch
  • 11 - Tuna Bowl Retouch
  • 12 - Salmon Plate Retouch
  • 13 - Asparagus Salad
  • 14 - Caprese
  • 15 - Leafy Greens Retouch
  • 16 - Leafy Greens Retouch II
  • 17 - Gorgonzola Cheese Challenge

Free Video:Free iBooks Preview

Introduction

Chapter # 1

Video Chapter List

Shape and Form

Chapter #2

Video Chapter List

Place and Time

Chapter #3

Video Chapter List

In The Studio

Chapter #4

Video Chapter List

On-Location

Chapter #5

Video Chapter List

Retouching

Chapter #6

Video Chapter List

Gear Guide

Chapter #7

Video Chapter List

  • 01 - Foreward
  • 02 - About Rob Grimm
  • 03 - How To Use This iBook
  • 01 - Objects to Identify
  • 02 - Shape Of The Scene
  • 03 - Accent Forms
  • 01 - Evoking Emotion
  • 02 - Using Props
  • 03 - Leave Them Guessing
  • 01 - Top 10 Gear
  • 02 -Total Gear Overview
  • 03 - Set Documentation
  • 01 - 8 Tips For A On-Location Success
  • 02 - Food Styling Kit
  • 04 - The Essentials
  • 01 - Vision
  • 02 - Color
  • 03 - Exposure
  • 04 - Maintain
  • 05 - Deliver
  • 01 - Resolution Rentals
  • 02 - Tether Tools
  • 03 - Chimera Lighting

Free Video: Pricing & Marketing Preview

Pricing & Marketing

Audio Podcast

Video Chapter List

  • 01 - 60 Minutes of Marketing & Pricing
  • 01 - Coming Soon
  • 02 - Coming Soon
  • 03 - Coming Soon
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Before and After

Below are a few before and after images created throughout the filming of this tutorial. Move the sliders back and forth to preview images straight out of the camera and after retouching and color grading. After viewing this tutorial, students will have the ability to independently achieve the same results using the concepts covering light compositing, color grading, camera raw processing, and common retouching workflow.

About the Instructor

Rob Grimm
Commercial Food & Beverage Photographer

Rob has been working as a commercial photographer for over two decades in the advertising industry. His focus and true passion are in food and beverage photography with an emphasis and specialty in liquids. Rob operates two full- service studios in both, Chicago and St. Louis and spends a lot of time traveling back and forth between each studio. He has extensive experience working on-set with creative directors to help them bring their vision to life. Rob is a true creative problem solver with an ability to rig up just about anything. Rob is represented by Zahara Reps and has a client list that includes AB+InBev, Bacardi, Kraft, Grey Goose, Jack Daniels, and Wild Turkey, just to name a few.

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