Shooting food is fun. Like doing a puzzle. A puzzle that falls apart after five or ten minutes.
lighting: Elinchrom Monolight with small beauty dish through two 4x4 foot Chimera diffusion (one stop) panels (side by side) on the left side. Elinchrom Monolight in a 2 by 3 foot softbox from the back of the set. Westcott FastFlags reflector panel as a passive fill to the right of the set.
camera: Sony a77 with 85mm f2.8 DT lens.
Calamari: Devoured by photographer, assistant and art director after shooting.
See a collection of my food shots here: http://www.kirktuck.com/site/Food.html#grid