Judy, the award-winning food photographer, professional chef, and founder of Expression Food, has decades of experience styling and photographing food to make your food photos extremely appetizing

As a chef, Judy's relationship to food is real, trained, educated, and professionally inspired.

Your food photos will tell your very best story in a cohesive, professional fashion with a great aesthetic that is totally delicious. And, you can keep every project on budget! 

Contact Judy

Judy's clients include Hilton Union Square SF, DoorDash corporate, GrubHub corporate, Red Boat Fish Sauce, Partner's Crackers, Eko Coffee, Rigatoni's, Tarla, Wildflour Bakery and Cafe, Pacific Kosher Grill, Pacific Resources International, Hey Red, University of Arizona, Down Etc., and many more!

Call 415-935-3591or click here to use the contact page.


  • Professional food and product photography 
  • Photos shot at your location (global) or in our studio in the San Francisco Bay area 
  • Use your photos for menus, websites, catalogs, social media, print marketing, television, video, apps, signs, billboards, books, editorial projects, Amazon, Costo, and more!
  • Recipe development and food styling 
  • Video, stills, animation
  • Food art prints for dining rooms, offices, rooms, and lobbies

Expression Food offers photography, food styling, production, and art direction. Will fly worldwide. Products can be shipped to the studio or we can pick them up locally.

Meet the award-winning chef & food photographer, Judy Doherty:



Judy Doherty is both an award-winning chef and an award-winning food photographer. 

Contact Judy now!


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University of California Berkeley Extension, San Francisco, CA, Visual Art Certificate

Culinary Institute of America, Hyde Park, NY, AOS and MPS

Johnson & Wales University, BS Culinary Art, Summa Cum Laude


Top 100 with American Photographic Artists in LA and San Francisco, ACF Gold Medal, exhibit awards Pacific Art League