Category Archives: Food

Palo Alto food photography @ Stanford University

Commercial Food Photography at the Stanford Campus in Palo Alto

This was an EPIC all-day photo shoot shooting over 60 staged dishes created by 14 chefs and many other people. By theView full post »

Hamburgers / Fries - Food Photography at The Counter in Cupertino

Counter Burger (Food Photography) in Cupertino

The Counter is a well known custom burger restaurant that is quickly expanding and growing in popularity in the BayView full post »

Tapas Sampler Plate - Mountain View Food Photography at Cascal Restaurant

Tapas Photos at Cascal Restaurant in Mountain View

Usually a sampler plate of food is not much to be impressed by, but at Cascal in Mountain View, it’s truly a siteView full post »

Zeppoles - Dessert Food Photography at East Coast Alice Restaurant in Saratoga, California

Zeppoles – Dessert Photos at East Coast Alice in Saratoga

Zeppoles are basically fried donut holes, and these particular doughy balls of deliciousness are served with a side ofView full post »

Grand Marnier Souffle dessert photography at Le Papillon in San Jose

Grand Marnier Soufflé at Le Papillon in San Jose

I met up with the talented Executive Chef Scott Cooper at Le Papillon in San Jose to photograph one of their finestView full post »

Orchard Valley Kitchen Food Photography in Campbell, California

Food Photos at Orchard Valley Kitchen in Campbell

Here’s a few dishes I photographed at the hottest new restaurant in Campbell – Orchard Valley Kitchen. The decorView full post »

Homemade Cookie Photos - Los Gatos Commercial Food Photography - by Chris Schmauch

Cookies! (Food Photography) @ Los Gatos

Oh, you know – just some cookie photos I took during a commercial food shoot in Los Gatos. The chef behind these photosView full post »

Curry Root Indian Food Ingredients - Bay Area Food Photography - by Bay Area commercial photographer Chris Schmauch www.bayareacommercialphotographers.com

Curry Root Indian Food – Ingredients (Food Photography) @ Alameda, California

This is a follow-up to my previous Indian Bowls post; here we are (mostly) showing the ingredients going intoView full post »

Indian Food Photography - Curry Root - by Bay Area commercial food photographer Chris Schmauch www.bayareacommercialphotographers.com

Curry Root Indian Food Bowls (Food Photography) @ Alameda, California

These are photos of Indian food bowls for Curry Root, a new restaurant opening in San Jose. The photos below areView full post »

Food Photos @ Cafe Cruz, Soquel, California – by Bay Area food photographer Chris Schmauch www.GoodEyePhotography.com

Cafe Cruz (Food Photography) @ Soquel, California

Here are a few of Cafe Cruz’s latest dishes. If you love a restaurant with great ambience and delicious AmericanView full post »

Soquel Food & Portrait Photography by Bay Area commercial photographer Chris Schmauch www.bayareacommercialphotographers.com

Food and Portrait Photography at Cafe Cruz in Soquel

This was a dual restaurant shoot – with the goals to shoot some of Cafe Cruz’s more popular dishes as well as getView full post »

Palo Alto Restaurant Food and Portrait Photography at MacArthur Park

Restaurant Food and Portrait Photography at MacArthur Park in Palo Alto

These are some of the best photos from a multi-day photo shoot at the fine restaurant MacArthur Park in Palo Alto. WeView full post »

The Westin San Francisco – MASO food photos – hotel and restaurant photography by Bay Area commercial photographer Chris Schmauch www.GoodEyePhotography.com

The Westin / MASO Restaurant (Food Photography) @ San Francisco, California

The Westin San Francisco is a regular commercial photography client of mine. For this shoot, they needed to show offView full post »

Sundance the Steakhouse – food, portrait and architecture photography – by Bay Area commercial photographer Chris Schmauch www.GoodEyePhotography.com

Sundance the Steakhouse (Commercial Photography – food & drink, architecture, portraits) @ Palo Alto, California

The photos below are from a multi-day shoot with Sundance the Steakhouse – the goal being to create a revamped websiteView full post »

Santa Cruz food and portrait photography – Gabriella Cafe – by Bay Area restaurant photographer Chris Schmauch www.GoodEyePhotography.com

Gabriella Cafe (Food and Portrait Photography) @ Santa Cruz, California

Gabriella Cafe is a romantic little cafe off the main thoroughfare of downtown Santa Cruz, perfect for intimate dinnersView full post »

Bon Vivant food and drink photos – Palo Alto – by Bay Area restaurant photographer Chris Schmauch www.GoodEyePhotography.com

Bon Vivant (Food and Drink Photography) @ Palo Alto, California

Looking for an elegant restaurant specializing in fine French cuisine and the wine and cocktails to pair with it? EnterView full post »

Food Photos at La Posta Restaurant – Santa Cruz – by Bay Area food photographer Chris Schmauch www.GoodEyePhotography.com

La Posta (Food and Portrait Photography) @ Santa Cruz, California

La Posta has been creating some delicious Italian food in the Seabright neighborhood of Santa Cruz for a few years now.View full post »

Lillian's Italian Kitchen, Santa Cruz – food photos – by Bay Area food photographer Chris Schmauch www.GoodEyePhotography.com

Lillian’s Italian Kitchen (Food Photography) @ Santa Cruz, California

Lillian’s Italian Kitchen is one of those rare gems of a restaurant – family-owned, immensely popular, andView full post »

Ristorante Avanti food photos – Santa Cruz – by Bay Area food photographer Chris Schmauch www.GoodEyePhotography.com

Ristorante Avanti (Food Photography) @ Santa Cruz, California

A few photos of tasty dishes at Ristorante Avanti in Santa Cruz… Looking for an on-location food photographerView full post »

Bantam restaurant food photos – Santa Cruz – by Bay Area restaurant photographer Chris Schmauch www.GoodEyePhotography.com

Bantam (Food Photography) @ Santa Cruz, California

Bantam is a relatively new restaurant on Fair Ave. on the West side of Santa Cruz off Mission. It’s got aView full post »

Sofia food photos – Santa Cruz – photos by Bay Area restaurant photographer Chris Schmauch www.GoodEyePhotography.com

Soif (Food / Portrait Photography) @ Santa Cruz, California

Chef Mark at Soif cooked up some amazing-looking dishes for me this afternoon – the colors pop, the presentation isView full post »

Assembly – food and portrait photography – by Bay Area photographer Chris Schmauch www.GoodEyePhotography.com

Assembly (Food / Portrait Photography) @ Santa Cruz, California

Assembly is Kendra and Zachary’s latest restaurant opening, located in downtown Santa Cruz, right next toView full post »

Food Photography - The Picnic Basket - Santa Cruz - Photos by Bay Area food photographer Chris Schmauch www.GoodEyePhotography.com

The Picnic Basket (Food Photography) @ Santa Cruz, California

I took a few food photos at The Picnic Basket in Santa Cruz near the Boardwalk – it’s owned by the same peopleView full post »

O'mei fod photos - Santa Cruz - by Bay Area food photographer Chris Schmauch www.GoodEyePhotography.com

O’mei Restaurant (Food Photography) @ Santa Cruz, California

O’mei is an authentic Sichuan Chinese restaurant in Santa Cruz. It’s a long-time favorite, started by RogerView full post »