Food Stylists and Photographers Share Tips for Taking the Perfect Photo

Liz Grossman

“Nothing is worse than having a beautiful, gorgeous something that tastes really good but looks terrible in a photo. It’s like that deliciousness doesn’t translate,” says Hetal Vasavada, San Francisco-based baker, owner of online bakery Milk & Cardamom Sweets, founder of the food/drink blog Milk & Cardamom, and former MasterChef contestant. The transferring of food and drink deliciousness to a photo is tricky—but necessary—business these days,...