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Earn CMP credits!
ALL education sessions at this year's conference are approved by The Events Industry Council to count toward your CMP certification. Keep your professional status up-to-date while enjoying and learning from this incredible lineup of speakers.
Lindsey Leichthammer (Owner, Lindsey Leichthammer Events)
Date: Tuesday, February 13
Time: 11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Pass Type: All Access, CS Conference Pass, CS Premium Pass, Combined CS/TSE Education Pass - Get your pass now!
Track: CS-Culinary Business & Operations, CS-Marketing
Vault Recording: TBD
Audience Level: All
People eat with their eyes first, we all know this. And in an increasingly visual-heavy, digital world where our prospective customers are finding us and researching us on platforms like Instagram, TikTok and the like, you need to be a visual competitor in your market; your food can't just speak for itself anymore. Learn tips and techniques for styling your food and beverages for photography - and no "fake" elements that look like food either. Lindsey will teach you how to style your own actual food and how to think about lighting, color contrast, texture and more. These tips and tricks are useful whether you're the amateur "smartphone photographer" or if you're working with a professional photographer on a shoot.