We're all about growing your business

In today's business climate, you need difference makers on your team. At FoodPhotoStudio.com, we partner with our clients and dive deep into understanding your customer lifecycle to create breakthrough imagery that connects, disrupts, and engages. From packaging design and photography, to putting recipes "in motion", our team applies design thinking to your business to create winning imagery that sells.

Our onsite team consists of Curtis Newborn, Chief Creative Officer and photographer; Al MacDonald, photographer; and Renee Zomaya, Art Director, prop stylist and set designer; and Doug Benson, Sales & Marketing; plus, we have deep connections with a fantastic group of talented food & prop stylists, assistants and set builders in the Chicago area.

FoodPhotoStudio.com specializes in digital food photography and motion graphics/video. Our team exemplifies the best of innovative visual problem solving, and values strong relationships with top stylists and writers.

Our experience with diverse food + product clients gives us the ability to offer you full service capabilities, for both established businesses and new product concepts. We are your one-stop source for a broad range of custom visual communications.


Our full service photo studio is easily accessible to food vendors, restaurants and agencies throughout the Chicago area. We're located in Schaumburg, Illinois, adjacent to Woodfield Mall.

Our 5,400 square feet of total space includes a client lounge, conference area, prop room, multiple shooting bays plus a full kitchen and a set wall storage area. We have an overhead drive-in door at the rear of the studio for large deliveries.

Meet The Team

The combined talent and expertise of our in-house team will simply blow you away. In addition to these standouts, we also have a vetted and certified network of stylists, designers, prop and construction people, along with partners that can help you market your products and positively impact your bottom line.


Curtis Newborn


Al MacDonald


Renee Zomaya


Doug Benson