Best camera for food photography in 2024

Best camera for food photography - shooting mincepies on table
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The best camera for food photography is essential for appetizing food photos, whether you’re taking snaps of your dinner for Instagram or you’re taking it a bit more seriously, you’ll want to make your food look as delicious as it deserves.

Getting your food to look fantastic can be quite a challenge. Some food may be a tasty treat, but getting that across in a picture isn’t always easy. Bad lighting, dodgy angles, and the wrong kind of gear can leave you disappointed with the results. 

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Amy Davies

Amy Davies has been writing about photography since 2009, and used to be a colleague on Digital Camera magazine and She now works as a freelance journalist writing for nclude Amateur Photographer, Stuff, Wired, T3, Digital Photographer, Digital Camera World, TechRadar, Trusted Reviews, ePhotozine and Photography Blog. She has an undergraduate degree in journalism and a postgraduate diploma in magazine journalism, both from Cardiff Journalism School.