Pancake Inventor’s Notebook, Mascarpone White Chocolate Pancakes p17: Macro close-up is a fresh strawberry in bubbles—good morning!
Pancake Inventor’s Notebook, Mascarpone White Chocolate Pancakes p16: Skewer idea was excellent, first take was awful. Second take is back-lit on an antique glass washboard, as a serving dish, camera angled for best colour, one strobe to light the strawberry skewer, another snooted tight on the dark green calyx, 45 mm tilt/shift lens to skew […]
Pancake Inventor’s Notebook, p15: Twelve dry hills, a mountain of cheese, I was thinking of the foothills and Rocky Mountains west of Longview, Jeep outside our tent, morning golden-hour light, Tornado Mountain (that’s another story). Play a game: identify all 13 dry ingredients in the photo.
Pancake Inventor’s Notebook: John Barleycorn’s Double Malted Scotch Cakes p12. Red plate, red barn door, red berries, water melon red—mono-chromatic. The sheaf worked for alignment, but extra light was required on the darker walnuts. Malt (liquid & powdered), and Barley (flour & flakes) define the flavour profile.
Pancake Inventors Notebook, page 11 Ingredients “shot” has a traditional, farmhouse, rustic, antique barn door staging, and fun styling with the chickens. The dark hollow in the sifter was tricky lighting, requiring a very tight snoot (spot-light). Several of the kitchen artifacts were found in a Canora, Saskatchewan antique store, including a depression glass pancake […]