The Art of Capturing Food
Food is the means for living, it is also the end for a whole lot of people. Whether a person may be a foodie or otherwise, there never existed a human being that could survive without food for a lifetime. Since food is such an essential part of life and adds so much beauty to life as we know it, a whole lot of people agree to the fact that it should be captured and portrayed as an art form. This belief that food is a form of art and holds the essence of craftsmanship, has given birth to another stream of art which is the Indian food photography. The flavours, spices and textures of the food delicacies are captured tastefully and portrayed in a way that is unimaginable to the common mind. This is one of the most growing forms of art and people who love their food and their photography have been combining the two to make the most of both joys.
While it may seem like a simple thing to carry out food photography Mumbai, it is actually an intensive form of art. When compared with photography of other form such as nature, fashion etc., and food is one of the most extensively complex subject. In the process of the photography one must be careful about not just the lights and shadow but also make sure that the surrounding and the colours are taken care of. The accessories used in the process of enhancing the scene, should be chosen in such a way that they complement the food item and yet let the food item be the show stopper of the scene. Food photographers in Mumbai, find the task of food photography to be the most challenging one as they need to create the setting around the food dish. This sort of a challenge is something that does not need to be worried about in the case of nature photography or any other such form of photography.
Art is something that is brought to life by the artist, when food photography is used as an art form, it makes the artist go to extreme lengths to make the food tug at the taste buds just by way of a simple photograph.