cupcake ideas and how to photograph them

The coloful cream on top these cupcakes make it perfect to use a white background. There's also enough light used from both sides to avoid any shadow.

Strawberry colored cream with a cherry on top and the tiny colorful sprinkles on the tray is a perfect setup to shoot cupcakes.

Red Velvet with red cake, white cream, red sprinkles. All of it placed on wood.

A chocolate cake filled with nuts is a great idea. So shoot these with nuts spread around the cupcake and enough as toppings too.

Some shots may use more than one cupcake. But, focus on the best one and let the others be there for decoration in background.

Just line them up and take a horizontally long shot for the effect. Focus on the center one.

Go for the many cupcakes idea, focus on the best once again. Notice the broken walffles used for decor and the white flower vase in the background.

Get closer to the cupcake to get those textured details. These make the subject look even yummier.

Angled top view with cupcakes placed on a napkin which and worn out wood at the bottom. This is a great idea to highlight the browns in the food.

If you have colorful cream on top of the cupcakes then bring them all close together to form a bouquet. Just like this.

Go for the top view with many cupcakes in the picture.

Hold the cupcake in your hand and shoot it.

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