Food Photography Workshop



Have you ever looked at a menu in a restaurant and didn’t know what to order, but chose a dish based on a photo in the menu.  Or have you looked at the cover of a food magazine and instantly had a craving for the food?  This workshop will help you achieve that emotion with your images.

The workshop will start with a presentation explaining some technical aspects of food photography.  Composition, equipment, lighting and basic styling will be discussed.

It is aimed at the enthusiast who would like to take the next step towards Food Photography in the commercial world.

A variety of dishes from starters through to deserts from their menu will be provided to photograph. A set of stations will be set up allowing each participant to photograph the various dishes. With guidance from the instructor, you will be able to experiment with the techniques discussed on getting the best shot for the food provided.

To complete the workshop you will be shown some basic editing techniques to improve the image even further.


The ability to shoot in Manual Mode comfortably. It is a requirement to have completed the Fundamentals of Photography course before enrolling for this workshop.

It will also be of benefit to have completed the Mastering Flash Photography as well as our Studio Photography courses, but this is not a pre-requisite.

Due to the nature of the workshop, numbers will be limited. Due to the special preparation of the workshop, a minimum number of bookings are required for this workshop to take place.

For further information please contact 086 11 74686 (PHOTO) or

Lesson Schedules

Morning Lessons
Lesson Date Time
Sun, 15 March 2020
Lesson 1 Sun, 03 May 2020 10:00 - 13:00

Venue Details

91, Oxford, Road, Saxonwold, 2196, Johannesburg, South, Africa