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Delectable Food
Photo Editor

Editing food photos is essential for several reasons, especially in the realm of food blogging, culinary businesses, and the food industry. Well-edited food photos make dishes look more appetizing.


Why Does Your Culinary Content Need Our Food Photo Editor?

Editing food photos is crucial for presenting dishes in the most appealing and enticing way possible, capturing the attention of the audience, and driving engagement, whether it's for culinary businesses, food blogs, or marketing purposes within the food industry. And with Luminar Neo you can achieve those perfect food photos effortlessly.


How to Elevate Your Culinary Creations: Mastering the Art of Food Photo Editing?

Editing allows you to emphasize the details and textures of food, making it more enticing. You can bring out the freshness of ingredients, showcase textures, and make the food look more tempting. You can easily achieve delicious photos of food using Luminar Neo.

Uncover the Secret Ingredient to Stunning Visuals

Well-edited food images reflect the quality and standards of a culinary establishment. They convey professionalism and attention to detail, influencing the perceived quality of the food being offered. If you add a stunning look to your photo, no one will be able to resist your food.

Crafting Gastronomic Masterpieces


Accent AI. Under the hood, Accent AI uses more than a dozen controls. This tool tends to yield naturally beautiful results with one simple slider. The AccentAI tool can substitute for many traditional controls, including shadows, highlights, contrast, tone, saturation, exposure, and details.


Crop AI. Automatically crop your photo based on an analysis of its contents.


Background Removal AI. Automatically removes the background behind one or multiple subjects in your photo. 


Presets. In order to save time when developing your image, you’ll find an extensive collection of Presets. Professional photographers and image retouchers help create these Presets to save you time and offer inspiration.

Luminar Neo offers plenty of tools to enhance food photos from basic editing (like cropping, adjusting brightness/contrast) to more advanced functions (such as color grading, retouching, and special effects). If you’re new to editing, start with these tools:

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Frequently Asked Questions

How to edit food photos with Luminar Neo?

Luminar Neo offers plenty of tools you can use to enhance your food photos. We recommend you to adjust colors and exposure, crop and straighten your photos, remove imperfections, enhance details and textures, adjust saturation and vibrance, do selective color adjustments, and apply a stylish Preset. After you’re happy with one photo, you can also sync your adjustments across the whole shoot in just a few clicks.

Is there a way to remove unwanted objects or backgrounds from my food images?

Of course! Use the Background Removal AI tool to remove the background completely, and add a new one in Layers. Or use GenErase to seamlessly erase any distracting elements.

Can I use the food photo editor to enhance the colors of my food pictures?

Sure! There are plenty of tools for adjusting light, color, and contrast in Luminar Neo.

Can I blur the background and make my food the focal point of the picture?

Yes. Use the Blur tool and masking to apply it only to the background. You can also remove the background completely with Background Removal AI.