And here comes the weekend and so it is Food time! Last Sunday I was busy in making of fresh Orecchiette, a typical pasta from Puglia region in the south of Italy. It was a fun photo shooting, also thanks to the support and participation of my wonderful wife. Saturday is my Food Photography day! Today I show you a selection of the 10 final pictures from this photo shooting, with just a bit of post editing with Adobe Lightroom, as […]
Here’s a good news for those who follow me and shares my same passion for food: I’ve decided to start a new Instagram profile, just and completely dedicated to my culinary theme photography. For those who did not know it, Food is one of my favourite subjects, after street photography and people, and in this new feed you will find all my photos made during my studio sessions, so still life, but also videos and photos made during my travels, especially in local […]
This time, the subject of my photo shooting is an extraordinary seafood, the symbol of my land, and delight to the palate: the sea urchin. Prickly but elegant coffer of the finest flavours and scents of the sea, this marine invertebrate is very photogenic thanks to its special and unique armour of thorns and to the elegant symmetry of the pulp inside, often vibrant and inviting. A dive into my past, when “andavamo a fare i ricci” When I was […]
The subject of this new photo shooting is a dessert that takes me back in time to my childhood, when the days leading up to Father’s Day, the house was filled with a sweet scent of hot beignets and custard. I’m talking of “Zeppole di San Giuseppe”, delicious baked buns (also fried), filled with custard and decorated with icing sugar and cherry. A pastry for daddy According to tradition, these creamy donuts, are served on St. Joseph’s day, when Italy […]
Today we are Madrid, enjoying a fun day out, walking between “las callas” of the city. At the end of the day, at sundown, we’ve started to feel that’s relentless desire to eat tapas, those delightful snacks or finger food, typical of Spain, excellent for an aperitif but often abundant even for a dinner, accompanied perhaps with a good “vino tinto”. But, how to choose from the vast jungle of bars and restaurants and avoid the most tourist and low quality […]
When i’m not taking pictures…i cook 😜😜😜 This is my anti-stress remedy. So, back home, i started preparing and then baking some mini nutella croissant. I love cooking, i love food!
Italy is the heaven for genuine food and whenever I travel to visit my family in my hometown Mola di Bari, Puglia, I’m always tempted to organize a Food photography shooting taking the chance of having fresh fruits and vegetables from my parent’s farm and amazing prepared food from the best chef in the world: my mom! :-p But I always change my mind as I’m annoyed to carry over big and heavy equipment as for instance, the Canon 5D […]