Food and drink photographY
&
REcipe development
Basil & Bay

FOOD PHOTOGRAPHY, RECIPE DEVELOPMENT, AND COMMERCIAL STYLING FOR CULINARY BRANDS & THOSE PASSIONATE ABOUT GOOD FOOD

Food brings people together on many different levels.

It's nourishment of the soul and body; it's truly love.

Through food photography, styling, recipe development, and sponsored collaborations, I help conscious, community-focused brands like you develop delicious visuals for your audience.

KEEP THEM WANTING SECONDS!

– Giada De Laurentiis

Wafer cake lemon drops gingerbread muffin chocolate jelly beans. Liquorice powder tiramisu. Candy canes cotton candy jelly beans sweet jelly-o candy canes chocolate bar. Halvah marzipan dragée pastry muffin icing lollipop gingerbread.

Expertise

We believe

Services

Starting at £500

Food Photography

Food Photography

Starting at £500

Starting at £500

Food Photography

Cooking up consistent assets for your brand to use across all platforms.

1 cup creativity
3+ years professional photography experience
Dash of thoughtful styling
Sprinkle of natural light or artificial (whichever is your preference)
Pinch of passion

Ingredients

Method

• 30-minute strategy consultation.
• Outline objective or theme.
• Take photos with at least 3 different angle variants of each subject.
• Edit images and deliver.

Serves 10+ images of your brand’s product. Top with process shots if desired. (price for process shots can be provided separately)

Starting at £800

recipe development

Starting at £800

recipe development

Have your customers writing 5-star reviews while eating forkfuls of their new favourite ingredients. 

1 serving of styling direction
1 typed recipe
3 images of the completed recipe (both with and without the product in the shot)
Pinch of precision & passion

Ingredients

Method

• Outline a product or theme.
• Conduct research.
• Complete 2-3 rounds of development to ensure the recipe can be replicated.
• Take photos with at least 3 different variants.
• Edit images and deliver.

Serves 1 recipe development project. Pair with your brand’s values and a side of purpose.

Commercial Food Styling

Starting at £900

Commercial Food Styling

Starting at £900

So every product looks like it deserves a *chef’s kiss* 

5-10 hours of visual direction on set
Heavy pour of styling assistance

Ingredients

Method

• 30-minute strategy consultation.
• Assist with hands-on food styling and day-of filming.

Serves: 1 styled shoot styling products or food to look more appetising and appealing. Pair with half-day of prop and food sourcing for an additional £200.

restaurant sessions

Starting at £1000

restaurant sessions

Starting at £1000

It’s all about the atmosphere.

Up to 3 hours of shooting
1 kg of creative direction
10 dishes or drinks photographed
3 images of each dish

Ingredients

Method

• Arrive at the restaurant, ready for a shoot day and to work at your pace.
• Photograph the groove of how the restaurant or kitchen hustles + bustles.
• Take individual images of each item, then images of multiple items to give a dine-in feel.

Serves 1 restaurant photoshoot, taken at your location. 


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