A workshop for creativity in food styling and photography.
Join photographer and stylist Lori Rice near Visalia, California for a half-day workshop designed to spark skill and creativity in styling food photos for your small business, blog, and social media accounts.
This hands-on workshop will explore ideas for identifying your style, using natural light to your advantage, and tips and tricks for transforming fresh foods into a feast for the eyes. Affordable tools for success as well as resources for prop sourcing will be discussed.
Thursday, May 9, 2019. 8:00 am to 12:00 pm.
About the instructor:
Lori Rice is a freelance photographer and stylist specializing in food and beverage, farms, and travel. She is the founder of Fake Food Free Productions, a creative content company offering words, photos, and videos to help brands and businesses grow. Her clients include the California Fig Advisory Board, the Mushroom Council, Rocky and Rosie Chicken, California Olive Ranch, and Wonderful Citrus. Her photography work can be found in The Coastal Table and Hobby Farms Magazine. Lori wrote and photographed the book, Food on Tap: Cooking with Craft Beer (The Countryman Press) which published in 2017. Her next book, Beer Bread, is set to publish early 2020.
Who should attend this workshop?
Small businesses and restaurants who desire to market their food related products (prepared foods, fresh produce, pottery, linens) with attractive images.
Hobbyists who want to improve food photography and styling for websites and social media accounts.
Anyone who desires to learn creative natural light styling and photo skills to incorporate into still-life and product photography.
What should I bring?
A camera that you know how to use. Any camera - iPhone, point and shoot, mirrorless or DSLR. (Please note: This is not a workshop about how to use a camera. Technical photography skills or settings will not be discussed.)
An openness to exploring your creative side and learning new ideas that result in images that reflect you and your brand.
What can I expect?
An early morning start at 8:00 am with a lesson that includes practical tips for finding your style, scouting the best spot for a shot, setting up a shot, choosing props, and simple food styling tips.
Two hours of hands-on time styling your own images with one-on-one access to Lori for questions and tips.
Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019
Time: 8:00 am to 12:00 pm
Location: Historic Seven Sycamores Ranch
Cost: $150 + Eventbrite fees
Details: All sales are final. No refunds can be issued for cancellations. Each registrant will be sent a waiver for participation that must be signed and submitted within one week to hold your spot.
Questions? Please email Lori at firstname.lastname@example.org.