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The Dirty Tricks of Food Photographers →

Haje Jan Kamps:

Food is among the more difficult of subjects for photographers. The laws of nature guarantee it: Hot foods cool, moist foods dry out, frozen foods melt especially fast under hot lights, vegetables wilt, and fruit turns brown. But determined food photographers rise to these challenges with their extraordinarily inventive bag of tricks.

And yes, that includes motor oil, spray deodorant and and brown shoe polish…

In addition to the burger photography video from McDonalds (via Christoph Boecken).