Ellen Silverman

Ellen Silverman is a freelance photographer who lives and works in New York City.  Her primary focus is food photography. She has photographed over 25 cookbooks including Gwyneth Paltrow’s “My Father’s Daughter”Sally Swift and Lynne Rossetto Kasper’s “The Splendid Table Cookbook”Kurt Guttenbruner’s “Neue Cuisine”, and Mindy Fox’s just released, “Salads: Beyond the Bowl” to name a few.

This summer, she will be photographing Daphne Oz’s upcoming book.  Her clients also include Chobani YogurtUnion Square Hospitality Group RestaurantsBertucci’s Restaurant GroupBird’s EyeCampbell’s SoupKraft Cheese. She also shoots for many editorial clients such as La Cucina ItaliaCountry Living and Sweet Paul, just to name a few.

In edition to her commercial work, she has been working on a personal project entitled “Spare Beauty – The Cuban Kitchen.  This work is the result of several trips to Cuba over the past year and a half and was shown in New York this past March at the Umbrella Arts Gallery.  Ellen and a Cuban food writer Ana Peleaz  are currently at work on a cookbook proposal for a book on Cuban food. Her work can be viewed at: http://www.ellensilverman.com/

Ellen will be holding a four hour food photography and styling workshop at FBC12 teaching hands-on elements of food photography, lighting, camera angles, food and prop styling, paginating and editing images. Bring your cameras with you so you can practice, receive guidance and learn all about capturing your subject. (Limited to 20 spaces)


7 Responses to Ellen Silverman

  1. (@bloggerconnect) (@bloggerconnect) June 6, 2012 at 6:18 pm #

    The v. accomplished Ellen Silverman will be leading Foto wrkshop #FBC12 http://t.co/Rtz857vF Ellen recently shot @GwynethPaltrow’s cookbook

  2. (@bloggerconnect) (@bloggerconnect) July 2, 2012 at 4:43 pm #

    Ellen Silverman is the photographer behind @GwynethPaltrow’s cookbook, join her at #FBC12’s food photography workshop http://t.co/4PVAA8an

  3. (@Kehdy) (@Kehdy) July 2, 2012 at 5:00 pm #

    RT @bloggerconnect: Ellen Silverman is the photographer behind @GwynethPaltrow’s cookbook, join her at #FBC12’s food photography workshop http://t.co/4PVAA8an


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