"We eat food every day, but it's also something special," Yasmin says. "When people see my pictures on social media I want to send them a feeling – to make them hungry and to make them happy."
The key kit that the pros use to take their photographs
Designed to perform in every situation, the EOS 5D Mark IV is beautifully engineered and a thoroughly accomplished all-rounder. "I bought this camera with prize money from a competition," says Yasmin. "It had been my dream to own one for many years."
The successor to the EOS 600D that Yasmin first started shooting with is a sophisticated DSLR that's easy to use. "The EOS 600D was a great first camera – so easy to use – and my clients were always happy with the results. I learnt a lot with it," she says.
This versatile lens gives great results in portrait work and handheld movie-making, thanks to its ability to achieve a shallow depth of field with beautiful bokeh. "This is my favourite lens ever because it is great for details in food photography," says Yasmin.
A wide aperture lens for high-quality portraits and low-light photos. Yasmin says: "I use it when I want a wider shot showing the table set out for dinner or lunch."
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Take a deep dive and discover the key features that make this DSLR a great choice for modern photography and filmmaking alike.
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