5 Tips for Using Mobile Phones Effectively for Food Photography During Your Tours

Traveling has always been and will ever remain a very interesting and educational experience. You get to meet new people, learn new things, try new recipes, and so on.

Most tourists who shared their opinions on Collected.Reviews have stated their complaints about bad network coverage in travel destinations so you should find the most reliable telecom networks to get good cell service during your tours.

One thing you will need good cell coverage for is to show your friends and families or fans (if you are a celebrity) what you do from time to time.

You need more than a good camera to take great pictures. Here are 5 tips for using mobile phones effectively for food photography.

1.     Make Use of Natural Light:

 Natural light can magically transform any food and make it look great in a picture.  Sunlight is not natural light. Natural light is the brightness of the atmosphere reflecting in different places like through a window or under a tree and so on. When you want to use your phone for food photography, place the food under natural light to make it shine bright.Sunlight is not a good source of lighting for photography because it over saturates the colours, and causes shadow so if the sun is shining directly on the food, it’s best to drop the camera and eat.

2.     Employ the Rule of Third:

The rule of third helps you to put the right things in the right place, it helps you position the food properly. The rule of third does not only apply to food photography alone, it can be utilized in other kinds of photography. The rule of third divides the camera into nine equal squares, places the major item in the major part of the picture and arranges other items around it.

3.     Find the Best Angle:

The wide angle lens of phones makes it hard to find a perfect angle for your picture. Most times, the best angle to take a food picture from is the top. The top of the food let’s you capture all there is to see in the food. Taking pictures from the side can be hard sometimes but if you can get it, it will go out beautifully. If your phone has a portrait mode, you can do it to make the food clear and the area around it blur but the top view still remains the best view for food photography with mobile phones.

4.     Use a Good Background:

 Take the note of the background of the good before taking a picture. If the background will distract attention from the food or the background is bad, then, you should take the food to another background. Learn to be cognisant of what is around the food before you take a picture. You can also arrange the background to make it beautiful, if you have the luxury, you can set up lights and other properties to make the picture beautiful. … Read More..