Sweet Victory

Our holiday prep continues with this story from photographer Evi Abeler! Evi photographed several spreads in Culture’s Best of Cheese issue, including this lovely dessert feature. Culture provides us with some sweet recipes, all of them perfect for our Thanksgiving table. Take a look below! Food styling by Albane Sharrard

Bubbe & Me

Evi Abeler had the pleasure to photograph Miri Rotkovitz’ new book Bubbe and Me in the Kitchen for Sonoma Press last spring. It’s a treasure trove of recipes and beautifully styled images by Laurie Knoop and Kristin Stangl. Miri celebrates the food and stories her grandmothers shared with her and also added her own twists to the recipes. On set we had a […]

Instagram Tips by Evi Abeler

We’re always looking for new techniques to enhance our Instagram photos (and let’s face it, get more likes). Which brings us to this recent article from Instyle Magazine titled, Food Stylist Photography Tips for Instagram. Instyle caught up with Big Leo photographer Evi Abeler and asked her for some special tips for photographing beautiful food images via that little device called […]

Great Dane

Well, your Thursday just got a little cheesier, with the help of this story from Culture Magazine and Big Leo photographer Evi Abeler. In this latest fall story, Evi photographed several seasonal recipes, each incorporating Havarti cheese. Take a look below and start planning your next dinner party! Styling by Laura Knoop.    

Pastry Cream

Photographer Evi Abeler and art director & prop stylist Barb Schmidt recently teamed up to work on this new story for Twin Cities Spaces Magazine. Evi beautifully captures the light across her hand painted backgrounds. Her lighting is both soft and tonally rich, creating a special textural effect you can almost touch. Barb collected props both in Minneapolis and locally […]

Sheraton

Starwood’s Global team took a fresh look at their signature dishes and commissioned Evi Abeler to photograph a campaign for their new initiative Paired: Inspired Ingredients, Expertly Matched Inspired by global cuisine, worldwide tradition and local culture, Paired couples distinctive flavors to create unexpected taste sensations. Small Plates that pair perfectly with handpicked craft beers […]