Pasta Testing

Last Saturday was another productive day of testing. This time i worked with food stylist and expert pasta cook Rosie Mackean. Together we developed a brief for shooting a range of delicious pasta dishes. After establishing our vision we presented our brief to Prop Stylist Faye Wears, who then used her visual brilliance to pick out some beautiful props…

Paleo Brownies

These Paleo Brownies are dairy free, gluten free and refined sugar free. They’re delicious, super nutrient dense and simple to make. As with most paleo recipes, to receive maximum nutritional impact there are a couple of things to take in to account. Cocoa Powder  Avoid using dutch processed cocoa powder. This is the dark coloured cocoa powder…

Spiced Golden Milk

Turmeric (The healing spice) is a nutritional powerhouse. Unlike many other supposed ‘superfoods’, Turmeric has been around for thousands of years and it is here to stay. My most favourite way to consume turmeric is in the form  of ‘Golden Milk’, a potent anti-inflammatory hot drink with absolutely insane health benefits. These health benefits include: Fights…

Cinemagraph Test

In the last couple of years, cinemagraph’s have taken the world of advertising by storm. For those who don’t know what cinemagragh’s are – they are a static photograph which contain an element of movement (usually a looped video element). They are perfect for use on social media, websites and blogs. Cinemagraph’s are often thought provoking and work…

Testing With Becci Woods

I had a really fun and productive day of testing in the studio with Recipe writer and food stylist Becci Woods. After weeks of planning we finally met for a coffee and a wander round the prop house in search of props for our upcoming shoot. I say we met for a coffee, what i mean…

Sids Spicy Kale Chips

Since converting to a Paleo lifestyle over 2 years ago, Kale Chips have been my absolute number one go to snack . They taste great and have the added bonus of being extremely nutrient dense. They are a great source of vitamin K, vitamin C, manganese, calcium and copper. However for maximum nutritional benefit, there a couple of things to…

Testing With Imogen Rose

Really lovely to work with food stylist Imogen Rose on this series of images. We met on instagram and decided to collaborate together and here is the final result.