2017 Japanese New Years Celebration

Marty CohenFood Photography, Japanese New Years Celebration 2017, Sushi14 Comments

This year’s Japanese Family New Years celebration in Los Angeles featured a new, and very artistic, approach to the sushi design and preparation. While we still prepared Maki Zushi and the many other wonderful Japanese dishes, our amazingly artistic family sushi chefs created square sushi and each piece was individually designed and prepared. The family loved it, they were beautiful … Read More

In The Kitchen – A Photo Project

Marty CohenFood Photography14 Comments

In The Kitchen – A Photo Project

I have been working on a photo project based on the food photographs I’ve taken over the past eight years at our family’s Japanese New Year’s celebrations in Los Angeles. Most food photography we see is posed, set up and styled and has great lighting, I was doing “on-the-spot”, “as-it-happend” candid photography with available lighting or bounce flash. What I … Read More