It’s the job of a food stylist to make food look good in photographs. There are photos of food everywhere we look, in magazines, on posters, in shops and in restaurants.
But behind every photograph of yummy food, a food stylist has been at work. He or she has ‘made-up’ the food just as a make-up artist makes up a fashion model. Food stylists are the hair and make-up technicians of the food industry
Biddy Chan, a food stylist for almost fifteen years, tells us about the tricks of the trade.