Author: Lauren Zietsman

Lauren Zietsman

Lauren Zietsman is a physical therapist living on Long Island and blogging over at A Full Measure of Happiness ( about food, her very bad cat, and learning to love herself through healthy living. A self-taught photographer, she loves to document the little things in life and strives to make the ugliest food look beautiful--while still tasting good.


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Food Photography

Bright Ideas for your Food Photography


Food blogging can be really frustrating—especially if you work a full-time job.  Why?  You come home from work, hungry, and make a quick dinner.  You pray it’s delicious (if not, you definitely aren’t posting it), and even though you are starving, you’ve gotta snap a few pictures.  If it’s not mid-summer, you are left with…

food photography

Food for Thought… or Pictures


Hi! I’m a food blogger over at A Full Measure of Happiness (, and I wanted to share a little bit of my experience with food photography.  Just a disclaimer—I’m not a professional photographer.  Or a professional chef.  Really, the only profession I can lay claim to is physical therapy, which has pretty much nothing…

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