8 Food Photography Accounts to Feed Your Feed
23 May 2020
Good lighting, colourful plates and making the whole table wait because ‘the phone eats first’. Our smartphones are equipped with a thousand editing tools, so those of us who like to eat also fancy ourselves, casual photographers. A grainy, dim-lighted photo just won’t cut it against an endless feed of stunning visuals so here are ten food photography accounts that go the extra mile to get that shot.
Blogging about her food adventures in Hong Kong, you can’t miss Jen’s posts of traditional dim sum brunches, soul-satisfying pasta and burgers all paired with the occasional breath-taking view of the Hong Kong skyline. Let her feed fill you with ideas of where to eat next because you definitely will want to check these places out for yourself!
The muted beige tones on this foodie’s feed will have you instantly transported to a Parisian cafe or London coffee shop. Follow J’s virtual tour of the cutest cafes in Hong Kong to swing by for a cup of coffee or simply to admire the pretty storefronts we’re blessed with in the city.
With photos that look out of a magazine, HK Food Blog’s darkly lit photos capture much more than just the food. From coffee to dessert and fine-dining, give her Instagram a follow for your daily fix.
A foodie with a side job in banking. Or is it the opposite? Andrew takes his followers around the most exquisite spots of Hong Kong to dine at from 5-star hotels to exclusive restaurants. His reviews are also one to look forward to, especially if you want to make the most of every dining experience.
Sydney food photographer and dietitian Cynthia is giving us some serious FOMO with her gorgeous food spreads and brunch shots. Seriously, we’d be on the next plane to Australia if we could but in the meantime, we’ll just have to settle with ogling over photos of alluring panna cotta, ice cream and much more.
Eunice Lim is an Asia-based photographer shuffling between Singapore, Hong Kong and Macau snapping Instagram-worthy pictures for commercial and editorial work. Her work has been featured in publications like CNN, Sunday Times and Elle and it’s not hard to see why – playfully yet skilfully shot, Eunice’s photos definitely have glamour to them!
Based in Chicago, Nick is a food photographer who also cooks his own dishes! You’ll be seriously taken aback by how stylish he makes scrambled eggs on toast and worry not, his e-book teaches you how to make them just like him.
Another account that will leave you with some serious travel FOMO, Fo Visuals captures cafes all over Asia, from coffee hotspots in Korea to less-known cafes in Thailand. Coffee shops and travel make up the bulk of FO Visual’s feed, so if you’re looking for some inspiration to plan future vacations here it is!
Let Londoner Silvia B share her best food styling hacks and cooking tips with you. Silvia’s tarts, pies and cakes are deliciously shot and we can’t help but wonder how good they’ll taste! The photographer also hosts workshops for anyone interested in taking up food photography.