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taking a photo of food with a cell phone
“I take tons of photos on my phone,” professional photographer Lynn Lane says. (File photo) AFP
Marene Drexel House April 2015 lox on a bagel with cream cheese
Photo apps you can download can help make pics look better, like my shot at Drexel House lox on a bagel with cream cheese. Photo by Marene Gustin
Marene El Real Tex-Mex Cafe chips queso quesadillas nachos
Shoot tacos or Mexican food at an angle to show volume. My example: This combo plate from El Real Tex Mex Cafe. Photo by Marene Gustin