King prawn on savoury rice presented in a palm box.

Technical Details

Camera: Nikon D3
Lens: Nikkor 85mm f/2.8 PC Nikkor
ISO: 200
Exposure: 1/250 sec at f/21
Flash: Bowens White Umbrella
Post Processing: Straight from camera for a change!

© 2009 John Hooton Photography


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  • sami al-haj
    sami al-hajover 5 years ago

    nicely shot John.

  • Thanks Sami!

    – John Hooton

  • Maximus
    Maximusover 5 years ago

    yum……. :)

  • Great for dieters – a bit minimalist! :-))

    – John Hooton

  • LjMaxx
    LjMaxxover 5 years ago

    Lighting on all the surfces really pop out to me.. like on the rims of the pans.

  • Thanks LJ, I was quite pleased with the lighting on this too. :-))

    – John Hooton

  • Fran E.
    Fran E.over 5 years ago

    Ohhh that looks so delicious!!!
    Love the presentation too!!

  • It should get one ready for the next course! Thanks for commenting. :-))

    – John Hooton

  • Natalie Broome
    Natalie Broomeover 5 years ago

    Great capture, and looks very tasty!

  • Thanks Natalie, it begs the question “Where’s the rest of it?” Three guesses.

    – John Hooton

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