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Fruits, Veggies and Food Photography Competition results July 2020

Hi Everyone, thank you for submitting your images to our Fruits, Veggies and Food Photography Competition

To help us choose the winning image I’ve asked my colleague Ania Elias.

Ania specialises in food, product and lifestyle photography. Please visit her website https://aniaelias.com and Instagram @ania_elias  to see some of her most “delicious” pictures!

The winning shot was awarded to Jane Atkins – CONGRATS!!!

Jane Atkins

I took the photo in my living room, by the patio doors. I had a vase of white roses already and I added some lemons as the sunlight coming through the window was so beautiful and the colours all seemed to work together.

Jane Atkins photography

A few words from Ania: “The image that caught my attention was ‘Jane-Atkins-1.jpg’, and the beautiful use of light and shadow. I like the strong light going across the bowl, revealing what’s inside it. It takes practise to get it right and the author of the image managed to do it well! The colour palette is also so elegant.

When I got into food photography, using direct sunlight was a no-no, but I’m so glad we’ve stopped listening to rule setters. If not this image would most probably never have happened. It’s why I’d always encourage anyone to try and break rules, push out of the boat and try new things.

I also liked one more image of a girl eating strawberries (Gina Holt _DSC2181.jpg) and this is my runner up. I chose it because of the natural feel of this image and I love the expression on the girl’s face. It evoked emotion and that summer feeling of a relaxed day outdoors.”

Roland – One of my favourites was an image from Ivan Dzhongov – I really like the strong contrast and the colours, that Ivan tried to style his shot, the choice of background. Nice! Thanks and Congrats!

Jane will receive a £50 voucher, Gina Holt and Ivan Dzhongov will receive £25 gift vouchers.

I am sorry we couldn’t publish all the images we’ve received – it was a lot! Congrats Everyone!

Selected pictures from all submitted:

One more picture form Jane

Gina Holt
Gina Holt photography

Ivan Dzhongov
Ivan Dzhongov

Amanda Bickley
Amanda Bickley

Claire Scullin
Claire Scullin

Marzia Lapadula
Marzia Lapadula

Howard London
Howard London

Rosemary Nicols
Rosemary Nicols

Hafsa Karama
Hafsa Karama

John Benn
John Benn

Pam Smith
Pam Smith

Giles Lury
Giles Lury

Daniela Hladka
Daniela Hladka

Congratulations to all who submitted their entries!

It is really important to practice. Our photography courses can give you all the technical knowledge but by far the best way to improve – is to practice!

 

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Ania specialises in food, product and lifestyle photography. Please visit her website https://aniaelias.com and Instagram @ania_elias  to see some of her most “delicious” pictures!

Ania Elias food product lifestyle photography