Food Photography Classes

Key steps to achieve stunning food photography
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Food Photography

What you'll learn

Learn food photography secrets from professional food photographer Anna Pustynnikova and expert lighting techniques from professional product photographer Karl Taylor in a step by step guide designed to help you achieve stunning results in your home or studio.

Photograph food in your own home

Master shooting with natural light

Understand how to control light

Easy to follow & simple techniques

Affordable accessories

Simple to advanced studio lighting

Learn at your own pace on mobile or desktop

Some of the best education on food photography I have ever seen. I love that you went through every little detail to showcase exactly what happens.
David, KTE Member
I really enjoyed watching this course. Very inspired by styling and lighting, which I will try in my food photography. Thank you!
Oksana, KTE Member

Get started at any level

Whether you’re new to food photography or already working for a multitude of clients, use only natural light or love studio lighting, we have just the class for you.

Natural Light

Natural light food photography classes

Our natural light classes are ideal for beginner photographers and show just how creative you can be with minimal equipment. These achievable examples demonstrate the planning and styling and show how you can control and make the most of available light using affordable accessories.

One Light Studio Setup

One light food photography class

If you’re looking for simple studio setups for food, our one light classes are just the thing. You’ll learn how to create a variety of creative food images using just one light. You’ll also see how to make the most of your light by using basic modifiers and affordable accessories such as mirrors, flags and reflectors.

Advanced Studio Lighting

Advanced studio lighting classes

Aimed at photographers already familiar with studio lighting, these classes demonstrate more advanced lighting techniques for food photography. Karl shows you how to use professional modifiers and how, with a little creativity, you can even use DIY modifiers to achieve truly creative results.

Food Photography Classes Include...

Simple food photography setup: Croissant

Simple food photography setup: Croissant

Learn how to photograph food at home using studio lights.
Food photography with natural light: Charcuterie Board

Food photography with natural light: Charcuterie Board

See how to photograph food from your own home using only natural light.
Feta Cheese

Feta Cheese

Watch how to style, light and photograph a jar of marinated feta cheese.
Ginger & lime tea shoot

Ginger & lime tea shoot

Learn how to light & style a pot of tea using studio lights & simple accessories.
Rustic Beef

Rustic Beef

Simulate late afternoon sunlight using studio lights and homemade modifiers.
Photographing candy using color theory

Photographing candy using color theory

Photograph a colourful arrangement of sweets using a simple three light setup.

Our Pricing Plans

With all our plans you get access to over $9423 worth of classes & live shows, PLUS more are added to all plans every month!

Monthly Plan


$19
Per Month

Cancel online at anytime

Unlimited Access To All Courses

All Live Shows & Replays

New Courses Every Month

Live Shows Every Month

Training Support

Competitions with Amazing Prizes

Discounts Off Top Brands


Annual Plan


$168
Per Year (Save $60)

Cancel online at anytime

Unlimited Access To All Courses

All Live Shows & Replays

New Courses Every Month

Live Shows Every Month

Training Support

Competitions with Amazing Prizes

Discounts Off Top Brands

Plus 3 x Lens Pouches

Camera Lense Pouches

Plus 1 x Comfort Camera Strap

Comfort Camera Strap

Lifetime Platinum Plan


$990
Lifetime Access & Certification

Lifetime access

Unlimited Access To All Courses

All Live Shows & Replays

New Courses Every Month

Live Shows Every Month

Training Support

Competitions with Amazing Prizes

Discounts Off Top Brands

Plus 3 x Lens Pouches

Camera Lense Pouches

Plus 1 x Comfort Camera Strap

Comfort Camera Strap

Plus 1 x X-Rite Color Check Passport

X-Rite Color Check Passport

Mentorship Includes

Certification and accreditation from Karl Taylor based on your contributed portfolio

Certificate

Meet Your Tutors

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Anna Pustynnikova

Karl Taylor

Karl Taylor is a professional photographer with over 20 years experience and is known for his precise attention to detail and exquisite control of light. Working closely with Anna, he shows you a variety of different ways to light food — from using only natural light to one light studio setups and even how to use DIY lighting modifiers. Guided by his expertise and inspired by his passion, you’ll find no better tutor. Learn more about Karl here.

Visit Karl's website at
karltaylor.com 

Anna Pustynnikova

Anna Pustynnikova

Anna is a professional food photographer based in Moscow, Russia. Anna fell in love with food photography after working as a marketing manager for a restaurant company and has since gone on to have her work featured by numerous magazines, cook books and commercial clients. Multi-skilled, Anna does all the cooking, food styling, photography and retouching for her images. Read our exclusive interview with Anna.

Visit Anna's website at
annapustynnikova.com 

Excellent series of tutorials – Your unsurpassed virtuosity with the lighting and Anna's excellent food preparation and styling skills together with her obvious understanding of the photographic process made an excellent combination. A really enjoyable and educational series.
David, KTE Member

Everything your membership includes

Online Support

Our goal is to provide a superior learning experience, which is why we’re always on hand to answer questions and offer support.

Photo Critiques

Picture critiques allow members to submit images on a particular topic and receive professional feedback.

All Genres Of Photography

Our courses cater to all levels of photographers, covering everything from fashion to food or portrait to product photography.

Grow Your Photography Business

Learn how to run a successful photography business, including how much to charge, how to market your yourself and grow your business.

Live Photography Workshops

Watch step-by-step photography demonstrations that cover everything from product shoots to portrait lighting techniques.

Live Talk Shows With Top Photographers

Learn from leading professionals as they join Karl in the studio to share their photographic knowledge.

Competitions

Exclusive photography competitions for our members, with prizes from cameras to studio lighting.

Exclusive Member Discounts

Karl Taylor Education members can enjoy special discounts on a variety of  partner brands.

Watch on your computer, tablet or phone.

Learn in your own time, at your own pace.

Cancel at anytime

You can easily cancel your subscription at any time.

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Start your food photography journey today

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