In the era of Instagram pictures of food have become to feel familiar and unsophisticated. In fact, this genre of photography is not only an interesting story, but also a huge Arsenal of artistic features.
For a long time it was thought that pictures of food do not require from the author a special artistic skill. On many early photographs of the products are way they could lie on the ordinary kitchen or dining room table. The situation has changed 55 years ago. January 31, 1964 LIFE magazine began issuing the now-famous among foodies series "Great dinners," which completely changed the idea of pictures of food.