31.08.24 A Visual Degustation Workshop at Embla with Robin Lowe.

August 31, 2024
8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Sale price$850.00

Embark on a captivating journey into the world of food and lifestyle photography with the renowned Australian photographer and Leica Australia Ambassador Robin Lowe in the heart of Melbourne's culinary scene at the hatted, award-winning restaurant, Embla.

The full-day session will start at the Leica store where Robin will guide participants through the intricacies of lighting, composition, and storytelling in food photography. then the group will head to the nearby Embla restaurant for the practical component of the workshop. Alongside instructor Robin Lowe will be head chef and owner Dave Verhaul who will discuss his approach and method. Participants will gain valuable insights into the art of composing visually stunning images that showcase the beauty of food, its preparation, and the accompanying lifestyle.

Included as part of the workshop, participants will enjoy the full dining experience with lunch at Embla, offering guests an unforgettable day of rare behind-the-scenes access as well as a special dining opportunity.

The afternoon will be spent working closely with Robin Lowe at the Leica Store & Gallery Melbourne editing and reviewing images from the shoot.

In addition to the technical aspects of food photography, the course will delve into the lifestyle component, emphasising the importance of context and ambiance in creating a consistent visual narrative. Participants will have the opportunity to interact with Embla's culinary experts and gain exclusive insights into the world of gastronomy, enhancing their ability to tell a more comprehensive story through their photos while embracing the unique challenges posed by shooting in a real restaurant setting.