Please let us know of any NZ food events and we will list them here.


October 2012

Food Photography & Styling Workshop with Treve & Allison

Hi Auckland bloggers, 

Do you want to learn how to create better images for your blog but can't find a photography course dedicated to food? Well the food blogger association together with Treve Dromgool from Whitecliffe College of Arts and Design  brings one to you!  

The workshop will be hands-on, starting with the basics, teaching you how to get the best from your DSLR camera on it's manual settings, adjusting the ISO to light available, optimising depth of field   and  shutter speed functions while maximising  their visual effect. Once you understand your camera we will put your knowledge into practice to style, compose and photograph some shots in a kitchen environment. 

The group will be limited to 10 people to ensure maximum learning and one-on-one attention. 

Schedule: 10am -12noon camera basics and visual examples. Lunch. 1pm -3pm composition, styling and lighting
Date: Sunday 28th October. 10am - 3pm, a light lunch will be included
Where: Gourmet Gannet Culinary School, Muriwai
Cost: $60 per person

What to bring: you will need to bring a DSLR camera & it's cables to download images to PC with you.

You can reserve your place by emailing

November 2012

Dianne Jacob - Why its a great time to be a Food Blogger

Date: Tuesday 6th November, 6.30pm  
Where: Didas, Victoria Park, Auckland

Want to know more about food blogging trends overseas and how these trends could influence your own blog activities? Perhaps you're a keen foodie and
have been thinking about starting a food blog. In which case, come and join fellow foodies and bloggers for a night of delicious food & wine and meet
Dianne Jacob of the famed 'Will Write For Food' blog and book. Dianne will be talking to us about why it's a great time to be a food blogger. *

Dianne Jacob is an award winning author, a freelance cookbook editor, a writing coach and a feature writer for several magazines. She is a judge
for the James Beard Foundation and for the International Association of Culinary Professionals annual cookbook awards. Dianne has both judged at
the Bert Greene Award for Food Journalism and been a finalist for a feature she wrote about food blogs.

Dianne is also the face behind the very popular 'Will Write For Food' blog and writer of the award winning book of the same name.

So come along and find out why now is a great time to be a food blogger and enjoy some fantastic food and fine wine whilst you're at it!

And just for a little bit more, you can choose to include in your ticket price a signed copy of Dianne's award winning Will Write for Food - The Complete Guide to Writing Cookbooks, Blogs, Reviews, Memoir, and More.

Tickets are limited so get in quick before they sell out! Click here:

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Pop Up Dining in Auckland 
For those interested in a unique and fun evening and are lucky enough to be in Auckland, check out the new pop up dining experience here.


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