What is Editorial Food Photography?

Could the photos of BentoBoxRecipes be considered Editorial Food Photography? I don’t feel it is, but then what is Editorial Food Photography? Editorial Food Photography is about either a single or multiple images that tell a story. Simple eh. For some great examples of Editorial Food Photography, please look at Andrew Scrivani work. You can… Continue reading What is Editorial Food Photography?

Scallops Penne with Chardonnay Cream Cheese Sauce

Here we have Mother and Son’s bento, side by side on a sunny Wednesday morning. They are almost identical except for the pasta in mom’s bento. I was in a good mood yesterday so made Hotate (帆立貝,Scallops) Penne with Chardonnay Cream Cheese Sauce. Chardonnay was changed to water with sake added. I did this for… Continue reading Scallops Penne with Chardonnay Cream Cheese Sauce

Keiro no Hi, Hurricanes and a couple of good Books, oh the joys of Long Weekends

Sorry for no bento photo yesterday as it was 敬老の日 (Keiro no Hi, Respect for the Aged Day, Grandparent’s day) in Japan. The plan was for the wife’s mother and grandmother as well as her brother family to come over and enjoy the holiday. So instead of enjoying the day with the family we had… Continue reading Keiro no Hi, Hurricanes and a couple of good Books, oh the joys of Long Weekends

Friday the 13th

It’s interesting on how one perspective changes as they get older and where they live. 25 years ago I would consider Friday the 13th an unlucky day when everything could go wrong. Being on the other side of the pond it’s just another day at the office. The wife is still trying to feed our… Continue reading Friday the 13th