about darren

I'm a food photographer with 18 years culinary experience I trained as a chef in Scotland and worked in various levels of restaurants and hotels,I took my interest in photography into this new roll of food photography 5 years ago and have been expanding my skills every since, I know my way about a kitchen still and if you are looking for images for your business please get in touch to discuss, I shoot a lot of stock images which can be found at the websites below and also do custom online work for brands looking for fresh modern and innovative images to represent the products they sell,recipe development is also available and can be included in a full package shoot. Price list on request.


4 years training at culinary school and 18 years on job experience from 5 star hotels and rosette restaurants to smaller bistro and gastro style eateries, all the time maintaining a keen interest in photography,my food photography history spans back 5 years shooting for stock and clients creating food stories for web and publication.

Awards & Nominations:

Pink lady food photographer of the year shortlist 2016 (Marks & Spencer Food Portraiture) category.

Stocksy United food photographer of the year 2014.

Stock photography available to licence via the following sites. Link to my portfolios. 



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All images copyright Darren Muir 2017