March 6, 2013
Blogger and photographer Nico Vera at the Peruvian cuisine and mixology blog Pisco Trail has come up with some very useful tips to improving your cocktail photography. "Photographing cocktails is particularly challenging because many times, the subject is a liquid, that may or may not have much color, which is held in a glass instead of a plate. How do you make it look like something interesting and enjoyable to drink? How do you convey a sense of the ingredients and flavors?" he says. Showing ingredients or selecting an appropriate contrasting background are a couple of ways to make your photographs stand out. Check out his 10 cocktail photography tips here.