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Digital Food Photography Workshop by Lou Manna: “Creating Mouth Watering Images”

Creating images of food that “look good enough to eat” is Lou Manna’s forte. In this workshop, Lou will guide you through the art of food photography, including lighting, styling, composing, propping, and everything that will make your work distinctive.

Are you hungry for a new set of photographic skills?

– You will learn various lighting set-ups for shooting food on location vs. the studio and the importance of modifying your style depending on your client.

– You will be shown a variety of lights, reflectors and mirrors to create your delectable photographs.

– During the workshop the images will be viewed on a huge screen for instant feedback and instruction.

– This is a great opportunity to learn from one of the best in the business, as he shares his approaches, techniques, and special tricks for photographing different types of foods.

– Please bring your camera (either a point and shoot or a DSLR) and your instruction manual.

– An Olympus Stylus TOUGH Series camera will be raffled off to one lucky winner who is present and one who is logged on the web.

Date: Saturday, February 6th, 2010

Time: 10am to 5pm

Place: Merrick Auditorium at the Biltmore Hotel, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables, FL

Cost: Seminar: $149 with lunch included  and  Webcast: $79

To register please go to www.DigitalFoodPhotograhy.com

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Thinking about a Career in Photography?


A photography career offers you the opportunity to create unique work in a rewarding profession. As a photographer, you will require an artistic sense as well as technical expertise.  As a successful photographer you need to possess many qualities: creativity, good communication skills, and an ability to translate original ideas into fantastic images that really have an impact.  Photography as a career offers a variety of opportunities in different fields: Professional Photographers, Photographers and Graphic Artists, Photographic Specialists, Photographic Process Workers, Photographic processors, Photographic Restorers, Photographic Technicians, Photographic Stylists, Photojournalists.

Becoming a successful photographer takes hard work, determination, perseverance and talent. Learning the craft of photography has proven to be a continual practice due to technology development and changes. In the competitive and aggressive photography job market, every bit of hard-won knowledge and technique can help you.

Lou Manna, exceptional photographer and professor and author of Digital Food Photography can take you that very important step ahead. After working for The New York Times as a photographer for fifteen years, he established his own  Fifth Avenue Studio and currently teaches Photography to local and international students giving Photo Tips Via Skype and workshops. His work has appeared in ad campaigns, major magazines, and more than forty cookbooks.

For more information please visit www.loumanna.com and www.DigitalFoodPhotography.com

Photograph credits: Lou Manna

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