Building Your Business with Cake Photography


3day Professional Cake Photography Workshop.

Want to see and know how to take pictures like these yourself? Yes! you too can learn how to take stunning and professional pictures of your work using a Digital camera. It’s time to think like a pro photographer as we dive into the basics of your camera and get comfortable with terms like ISO, aperture, and shutter speed.

Say goodbye to mediocre images and hello to mouthwatering dessert & Cakes with visuals that will be Pinterest worthy and leave everyone drooling, get a clean portfolio, attract the right customers that are ready to pay your worth. Sounds great right?

Now, take your favourite cake photos from basic to extraordinary with powerful editing techniques for Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop and other programs. Enhance colors, refine details, and create a polished finish that will make your images truly exceptional. Get ready to mesmerise your audience with flawless cake photography.

Get the freedom you need now. Learn how to capture the true essence of your hard work. If I could learn it, so can you.

For this Course, you will require a Digital camera complete with lense, a speed light and an editing software like Lightroom or Photoshop. This is a “No-nonsense” Class and strictly for Cake makers who want to completely change the game on their Cake business presentation and Company branding.

Class dates: 21st, 22nd & 23rd May 2024 {Tuesday-Thursday}

Time: 10.00am – 3.30pm daily.

Venue: Dainty Affairs Bakery Creative Studio, Omole Phase 2

Read Course outline below


Course Outline

  1. Introduction to Cake Photography
    • Importance of high-quality cake photography for your business
    • How stunning visuals can attract customers and boost sales
    • Understanding the impact of professional cake photography on brand reputation
  2. Essential Equipment for Cake Photography
    • Overview of camera gear and accessories needed for cake photography
    • Choosing the right DSLR camera, lenses, tripods, and lighting equipment
    • Budget-friendly options and recommendations for beginners
    • Learn the best way to set up your Photography area on your bakery {I will show you the best}
  3. Mastering Lighting Techniques
    • Exploring different lighting setups for capturing cakes
    • Utilizing natural light, artificial light, and diffusers to enhance cake presentation
    • Understanding lighting angles, shadows, and highlights for optimal results
  4. Styling and Composition for Cake Photography
    • Principles of composition and visual storytelling in cake photography
    • Selecting suitable backgrounds, props, and surfaces to complement the cake
    • Balancing elements and creating visually appealing compositions
  5. Props and Decorations
    • Selecting appropriate props and decorations to enhance the cake’s aesthetics
    • Using props creatively to add depth and visual interest to your cake photography
    • Exploring different styles and themes to match your brand and target audience
  6. Food Styling Techniques for Cakes
    • Techniques for frosting, icing, and garnishing cakes to make them visually enticing
    • Creating appealing cake slices and plated presentations for photography
    • Working with textures, glazes, and drizzles to add a touch of elegance
  7. Editing and Post-Processing
    • Introduction to image editing software (e.g., Adobe Lightroom, Photoshop)
    • Enhancing colors, adjusting exposure, and optimizing cake images
    • Retouching and removing imperfections while maintaining the cake’s natural look
  8. Building Your Cake Photography Portfolio
    • Designing a captivating online portfolio to showcase your cake photography
    • Optimizing your website or social media platforms for maximum exposure
    • Utilizing branding and marketing strategies to attract clients and collaborations.