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AP Studios / New Props: Indian Summer Fabric

AP Studios / New Props: Indian Summer Fabric

Look what just arrived from India!  Beautiful, vibrant colors and textures – perfect for our upcoming summer shoot. About the photographer: EJ Armstrong is the chief art and cookie addict at the Black Building. She has thirty years of experience in the visual world, making her the lead nagger, design […]

 
AP Studios / New Props: A Love Story

AP Studios / New Props: A Love Story

It’s not out of the realm of possibility for me to come across the odd, orphaned piece of lawn furniture or worn down table and think it a necessity for the studio.  In fact that’s exactly what happened on my way home from work.  This table was left on the […]

 
AP Studios / New Props: Desert Sands

AP Studios / New Props: Desert Sands

One of the great things about being photographers, food hounds and all-around hoarders is that we get to collect stuff.  Lots of stuff. This Desert Sands china is a collectable from much earlier in the century.  Originating in the mid-west, these pieces were picked up from the factory in Barstow, […]

 
AP Studios / Behind the Scenes: New Studio Props

AP Studios / Behind the Scenes: New Studio Props

A big part of staying current in the photo industry is constantly revising and adding new studio props to the mix. It’s also about keeping your eyes open and not overlooking something that could be useful later (a great piece of advice I use to justify my shopping addiction). I often […]

 
Food: Hearty Portions

Food: Hearty Portions

Winter is all about food, in this case not fancy but delicious and fresh! Hearty portions are the norm, as none of us will see a bathing suit for months to come… Check out our website for fresh new photos of delicious foods!

 
AP Studios / We Are Hoarders.

AP Studios / We Are Hoarders.

We are hoarders. It’s gotten so bad that we had to dedicate a zillion square feet to house our extensive collection of plates, platters, serving utensils, wine glasses, drinking glasses, goblets, urns, napkins, fabrics, tables, chairs, weathered surfaces, polished surfaces, and unidentified objects lurking deep in the recesses of our […]

 
AP Studios / 7 Food Photography Tips from EJ Armstrong

AP Studios / 7 Food Photography Tips from EJ Armstrong

AP Studios’ own EJ Armstrong featured on PicMonkey! Check out her food photography tips and journey creating the book Bacon 24/7.  For the full article visit PicMonkey.com. This year we published our book Bacon 24/7, a collection of unique recipes for morning, noon and night, using everyone’s favorite savory ingredient. Bacon […]

 
AP Studios / Jane’s Pick: Framed

AP Studios / Jane’s Pick: Framed

Geek-chic or not, I think I may have too many glasses… About the photographer: EJ Armstrong is the chief art and cookie addict at the Black Building. She has thirty years of experience in the visual world, making her the lead nagger, design junky and advice columnist. You can find […]

 
AP Studios / Jane’s Pick: Happy Cows On The Palouse

AP Studios / Jane’s Pick: Happy Cows On The Palouse

Not only are we celebrating the release of our latest FRESH Magazine for Darigold, FRESH Volume 6, but we’re also getting ready for the launch of our latest cookbook The Crimson Spoon: Plating Regional Cuisine on the Palouse, with Chef Jamie Callison and Linda Burner Augustine.  I caught this happy cow grazing […]

 
AP Studios / Well, Somebody’s Hungry

AP Studios / Well, Somebody’s Hungry

Cameras caught Christophe chowin’ down behind the scenes.  You can see more of him here as The Benevolent Butcher for Epicure Films, which received Official Selection at the 2012 New York and Chicago Food Film Festival, was awarded by this year’s PDN Photo Annual 2013, and featured in The New York […]

 
AP Studios / Beautiful Butter

AP Studios / Beautiful Butter

Beautiful butter in a Desert Sands bowl for today’s Darigold shoot. If you haven’t had a chance to check out FRESH magazine visit Darigold FRESH or email us to make sure you’re on the list for Volume 6! About the photographer: EJ Armstrong is the chief art and cookie addict at the Black Building. She has thirty years […]

 
AP Studios / Brioche & Butter

AP Studios / Brioche & Butter

A little brioche and butter – here we are eating our Darigold props again… Have you signed up to get FRESH yet?  Volume 6 comes out this Fall, get on our mailing list or order a copy from Darigold FRESH. About the photographer: EJ Armstrong is the chief art and cookie addict at the Black Building. She […]