Understanding Color in Food Photography
Colors are important in food photos, we want aesthetically pleasing photos that people want to eat!
Use guidance from a color wheel to find out what colors will go best with your shot
Our subject is red/orange. The compliment of these colors are blue/green so lets add a blue towel!
We could alternatively add some green to our shot. Like these red berries with green leaves!
Try using all three colors that form a triangle on the wheel to make your main subject really pop!
Rearrange and play with your scene! You may discover it looks better with certain color combinations
Time to shoot!
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