Summer Flavors Created For Edible East Bay Magazine

Summer Flavors Created For Edible East Bay Magazine

It is a pleasure once again to collaborate with Cheryl Koehler for Edible East Bay Magazine. Cheryl is dedicated to the growth of the local food community in the East Bay in the San Francisco Bay Area. For my readers not familiar with the Bay Area, this geographical...

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GSI Imaging Production On Time and On Budget

GSI Imaging Production On Time and On Budget

When Sugar Foods, Inc. needed an image library that is GSI compatible, we stepped up to the plate. In this project, the idea was to run a large number of images through various photo stations to show actual packaging according to GSI rules. The images have to adhere...

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Mighty Spark Makes Sustainably Delicious Meals

Mighty Spark Makes Sustainably Delicious Meals

Here is a project created for Amparo Calderon, Marketing Director, Swander Pace Capital for their newly acquired brand, Mighty Spark. Mighty Spark is a natural protein with a give-back commitment for sustainability. For this project we wanted to show the culinary...

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Mommy Bliss Portfolio Images Make This Brand Shine

Mommy Bliss Portfolio Images Make This Brand Shine

Swander Pace Capital and Marketing Director Amparo Calderon needed a new portfolio page for their newly acquired brand, Mommy's Bliss. The brand is all about keeping tired moms healthy and happy by providing essential vitamins for moms, babies, and kids. Check out...

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In A Pickle

In A Pickle

Swander Pace Capital just acquired Patriot Pickle Company. They needed a new page about this acquisition and brand for their online portfolio. I worked with the Amparo Calderon, Marketing Director, to create a few branded stories that visualize a variety of artisan...

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Kusina Restaurant Chef Rocks Filipino Food Organically

Kusina Restaurant Chef Rocks Filipino Food Organically

Chef Tatum Hontiveros was in the house to create the images for her new menu for Kusina Restaurant. Tatum is in my master's degree program at the Culinary Institute of America. The focus of our program is branding and sustainability for food businesses. I love the...

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Branding Photo Library: Zebra Rice

Branding Photo Library: Zebra Rice

Hamson's, Inc., has been an importer of the delicious Zebra rice for over 20 years. If you have never had Zebra rice, you are truly missing out. The nutty aroma while it is cooking is out of this world. The long grains are gorgeous and turn any rice dish into a truly...

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Cinco De Mayo Fiesta Starts Now

Cinco De Mayo Fiesta Starts Now

While May 5th is the official Cinco de Mayo day celebration, why not celebrate all month long? It is easy! Just follow the Avocados from Mexico Instagram channel to see the 30+ guacamole creations we created for their channel. It was so fun to think of all the ways to...

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Donabe Image Is A Feast For the Eyes and Table

Donabe Image Is A Feast For the Eyes and Table

A donabe is a clay pot used in Japanese kitchens. Cooking in one is an experience. I first became aware of them after lunch at SingleThread, a 3 star Michelin restaurant in Healdsburg. I also read Naoko Takei Moore's cookbook, Donabe Cooking. This photo took over a...

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Plant-Based Burger Bursts From the Pan

Plant-Based Burger Bursts From the Pan

Here is new work from my studio. The idea was to add a flavor and ingredient explosion to a plant based burger. This work was accepted for a magazine cover within 5 minutes of sending it to the publisher and editor! Plant based burgers must be fried in a pan as...

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Star Toppings

Star Toppings

Here is a really fun shoot using all of the new toppings for the marketing team at Sugar Foods, Inc. All items were styled and photographed by my studio. We worked together with mood boards and a style that can show all of the details along with the uses of the items....

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Manuka Honey – A Sweet Shoot

Manuka Honey – A Sweet Shoot

Kate Seymour is the creative director for this shoot for Pacific Resources International, an importer of manuka honey and other gourmet food products from New Zealand. In our first round of photos, we created many great recipes and visual uses for the manuka honey. In...

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