When I started with food photography I didn’t have any backdrops. I photographed on a white surface and changed the background color in Photoshop. It’s fun to do because you can choose any color you can imagine, but it’s very labor-intensive and time-consuming. I don’t recommend it for beginners unless […]

I got so fed up with that annoying “How it started vs. How it’s going” meme on Instagram that I decided to make my own. There were some funny ones out there, but also plenty of pretentious displays of unrealistic success too. Like, last year I did this, and now I’m on the cover […]

Hi and welcome to the Raw Files! My name is Marta and I’m an amateur food photographer. I’ve been doing food photography in my small home studio for a couple of years now. Somehow I feel I still have lots to experience before I can call myself a true professional. Every time I learn something new […]