Tag Archives: bay area restaurant photography

Dramatic Sunset / Ocean Wedding Portrait Photography in Monterey, California

2015 Year in Review

I have a really hard time picking my favorites from each shoot, but it’s a great exercise to review your workView full post »

Restaurant Lifestyle Photos @ Cafe Cruz in Soquel, California – by Bay Area photographer Chris Schmauch www.GoodEyePhotography.com

Cafe Cruz (Restaurant / Lifestyle Photography) @ Soquel, California

Cafe Cruz in Soquel wanted to show off their awesome romantic ambiance – different areas inside and out on the patioView 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 »

Fogo de Chao – Santana Row, San Jose – Architectural exterior photography – photos by Bay Area commercial photographer Chris Schmauch www.GoodEyePhotography.com

Fogo de Chao (Architecture Photography) @ Santana Row, San Jose, California

I was hired to shoot architectural interior and exterior photos of Fogo de Chao’s newest location at Santana RowView 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 »

Restaurant Interior Photos - Roy's Hawaiian Fusion - San Francisco - by Bay Area restaurant photographer Chris Schmauch www.GoodEyePhotography.com

Roy’s Hawaiian Fusion (Restaurant Interior Photography) @ San Francisco, California

Roy’s needed some new interiors highlighting the different layout options they have for (semi) private-diningView full post »

Pizza Dough Slingers - Kianti's Santa Cruz - Photos by Bay Area Restaurant Photographer Chris Schmauch www.GoodEyePhotography.com

“Dough” Slingers at Kianti’s (Restaurant Lifestyle Photography) @ Santa Cruz, California

OK, so it’s not “real” pizza dough, but it still takes some mad skills and coordination to workView full post »

customer candid photos at Kianti's Santa Cruz - by Bay Area restaurant photographer Chris Schmauch www.GoodEyePhotography.com

Customer Candids at Kianti’s (Restaurant Lifestyle Photography) @ Santa Cruz, California

Kianti’s knows how to treat and entertain their customers – especially the little ones! Harried parents areView full post »

Drink and Bartending Photos at Kianti's Santa Cruz - By Bay Area Photographer Chris Schmauch www.GoodEyePhotography.com

Bartenders & Drinks at Kianti’s (Restaurant Lifestyle Photography) @ Santa Cruz, California

A few action photos of the bartenders at Kianti’s restaurant in Santa Cruz doing their thing – making cocktails,View full post »

Tracy and Kelly - Kianti's Owners - Photos by Bay Area Portrait Photographer Chris Schmauch www.GoodEyePhotography.com

Kianti’s Owners Tracy and Kelly (Portrait Photography) @ Santa Cruz, California

Tracy and Kelly, owners of Kianti’s Pizza & Pasta Bar restaurant in Santa Cruz, needed some updated portraitsView full post »

Kianti's - Behind the Scenes in the kitchen – Restaurant Photography by Bay Area Photographer Chris Schmauch www.GoodEyePhotography.com

Behind the Scenes Kitchen Action at Kianti’s (Restaurant Lifestyle Photography) @ Santa Cruz, California

Photos of talented individuals doing the “real” pizza dough slinging and food prep at Kianti’s PizzaView full post »

Bay Area Food Photography - Le Papillon - French Restaurant - San Jose

Le Papillon – Spring 2014 Menu Additions (Food Photography) @ San Jose, California

I’ve been shooting at Le Papillon restaurant in San Jose for, gosh, many years. And while my skills haveView full post »

Food Prep Photos - Charlie Hong Kong - Bay Area Food Photography

Charlie Hong Kong – Food Preparation (Restaurant Photography) @ Santa Cruz

Charlie Hong Kong is a tiny little restaurant on the corner of Soquel and Seabright Avenues in Santa Cruz. The kitchenView full post »

Charlie Hong Kong - Food Photos - Bay Area Food Photography

Charlie Hong Kong (Food Photography) @ Santa Cruz

I paraphrase Charlie Hong Kong’s owner when she first told me about her restaurant: “This is fastView full post »

Charlie Hong Kong - Santa Cruz Restaurant Photos (Details)

Charlie Hong Kong – Location & Details (Restaurant Photography) @ Santa Cruz

I had an ambitious morning shoot with Charlie Hong Kong, shooting food, kitchen action, and the content of this post –View full post »

Santa Cruz Restaurant Photos

Johnny’s Harborside Restaurant (Portrait Photography) @ Santa Cruz

Tonight’s restaurant photography session at Johnny’s Harborside Restaurant in Santa Cruz had a few goals:View full post »

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New Dishes (Food Photography) by Executive Chef John Hart at Ducca Restaurant, Westin Hotel, San Francisco

The Westin Hotel in San Francisco is sporting an awesome new executive chef these days. His name is John Hart, andView full post »

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Executive Chef John Hart (Portrait Photography) @ The Westin, San Francisco

The Westin Hotel in San Francisco has a new Executive Chef in their restaurant, and he’s making some tastyView full post »

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Pasta Pomodoro: Remodel (Restaraunt Photography) in San Francisco

Pasta Pomodoro is under new ownership and is completely remodeling the look of their restaurants  – starting with theView full post »

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Lion and Compass (Interiors + Drinks + Food)

Lion and Compass is a really elegant restaurant in Sunnyvale, perfect for a Sunday brunch or any time you want toView full post »

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Tarragon (Interiors + Food)

Tarragon is an amazing restaurant owned and managed by Dottia Bilic (and hubby) located in downtown Sunnyvale –View full post »

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Tomatina (Interiors + Food)

Ah, Tomatina, how I love you even though you’re kind of a chain restaurant… but I won’t hold thatView full post »

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Faultline Brewery (Interiors + Food)

Faultline Brewery in Sunnyvale needed some new shots, so of course I was there to do what I do best – eatView full post »