Minh Tang (曾德明）is an experience photographer in the F&B industry, he has more than 10 years of photography experience with a degree in design/photography with Prof. Volkhard Hofer at the University of Hildesheim in Germany. The photographer currently reside in Shanghai China. I will walk you through the wonders of food photography and how it’s literally designed. I had the privilege to work on many beautiful and artistic food projects that I want to share with you and showcase from […]
The client Vigor & Sage approached us to shoot pet food and our instant association was a picture of a cat or dog in a natural environment. After talking to the client and discussing about the idea to create visually impactful images to claim the most elegant and fancy pet food in the market. The client came up with the idea to use actual ingredients and raw material to represent freshness as to conventional pet care packaging displaying the respective […]
Fatcow Burger is a delicatessen restaurant for gourmet burger and steak and offers a large choice of unique salads for starters. I was assigned to take photos for online and print marketing endeavors. I had also the privilege to work with one of the prominent chef Justin Birmingham from the UK. The salads were the stars of the photo shoot with its vibrant and creative visual appearance that turns into a sumptuous delicatessen meal.
I shot another food set with M1NT with another talented chef from Austria, Lukas Ziesel. He created some really creative dishes for the shoot that is rich in color and very uniquely designed for the eye. The dishes are visually very enticing and mouth watering I could barely concentrate on my work. We managed to get some great shots with the help of the chef making it so easy for us to shoot.
We are very excited to shoot another set of food series for M1NT. Previously we shot a series of food dishes with a plain white table cloth achieving a clean cut result. This time the client is asking us to bring a moodier atmosphere into the picture. We changed the location that blocked most of the natural light. We needed a lot of more texture in the background thus the client provided us stone plate that had an amazing texture. […]