I have exciting news to share with you so I am going to get straight to the point: next week I am going to teach an Instagram and Smartphone Photography Masterclass at Rossopomodoro in Chelsea. It will be my first public masterclass, which makes me feel equally excited and scared. I am looking forward to share tips on how to take better pictures for Instagram, reveal my favourite photo editing apps, talk about light and composition as well as have a hands-on session on how to style a food shoot.
Instagram has become a big part of my life and my job, so today I am going to share my thoughts about this amazing app and also recommend you 8 Instagrammers to follow if you are interested in food photography and styling.
In just two days I will be in Berlin to attend The Hive Conference, “a gathering of digital storytellers, tastemakers & bloggers” where I will get to meet many European bloggers and learn about their experiences with food, travel, lifestyle, crafts and fashion. The Hive co-founder Yvonne suggested that we share 40 facts about us (#40Facts4TheHive), as a way of presenting ourselves to the other conference attendees. I hope that sharing personal facts about myself will make it easier to interact with people I’ve never met before, as well as satisfy the curiosity of all my readers!
1. I was… Continue reading
One thing you probably don’t know about me is that I am a moaner. As much as I try to keep a cheerful and optimistic attitude in life (I know I’m a very lucky girl!), I also love complaining about things from time to time. Maybe this comes from being such a perfectionist in everything I do, but always notice when something is “not perfect” or at least is not “how I would like it”.
Naturally it was never going to be easy for me to find the perfect home to buy in London. To find a nice two-bedroom property… Continue reading