Food Photography

September 27, 2016

Modernist Bread preorders begin today!

Last spring we revealed news about the scope and size of our upcoming book, Modernist Bread: The Art and Science. With five full volumes and a kitchen manual, this enormous tome will be almost the exact size (and weight) of Modernist Cuisine: The Art and Science of Cooking. We were thrilled by the tremendous response […]

April 4, 2016

Good Things are on the Rise for Modernist Bread

A title, publication date, plus more. Discover what we’ve been up to over the last year. Over four years ago, the Modernist Cuisine team began to sleep, eat, and breathe bread—with an emphasis on the eating part. Of course we love all food, but one could say that we’ve become enthusiastic carbivores. We still have […]

September 23, 2015

Our prints are back. And better than ever.

You asked for more prints and we listened. We’ve partnered with Artspace.com, the leading digital marketplace for fine contemporary art, to curate a new series of photography prints that features some of our most captivating images from our books and The Photography of Modernist Cuisine: The Exhibition. Together, we’ve produced our most stunning works yet— […]

October 22, 2013

The Photography of Modernist Cuisine

When we wrote Modernist Cuisine, we wanted to capture our readers’ attention and engage their curiosity, exposing them to scientific principles and modern culinary techniques. We knew a text‑heavy book might be intimidating, so we added a second goal: make the book beautiful by filling it with stunning photography. After wrapping up the production of Modernist […]

June 7, 2012

Vote for MCAH Prints!

We’ve taken the photos, tested the recipes, written the text, and shipped our files off to the printer. But there’s one element of Modernist Cuisine at Home we can’t do without you: we need your help selecting images for the four 8 x 10 prints we will be including with MCAH! To vote, post one […]

December 13, 2011

Prints for Sale!

Two different sets of stunning photos from Modernist Cuisine are now available for purchase as high-quality prints.

November 3, 2011

The Photography of Modernist Cuisine, Part 4

In this last of Ryan Matthew Smith's four-part series on shooting the images for the book, he presents a slide show of some of his favorites.

August 26, 2011

Ryan Matthew Smith to Teach at SAM

In a one-day workshop at Seattle Art Museum, Ryan will explain the special techniques he used to making the outstanding photos in MC. Click for tickets

August 5, 2011

Nathan on the Photography of Modernist Cuisine

Check out our new video on the photography of MC

July 29, 2011

An Exhibit of Photography from Modernist Cuisine

The 16 prints, on display in Hong Kong through Aug. 14, are also the inspiration for a recipe competition

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