Postcards from Trento (Trentino Alto Adige) June 2019 | Photo: ©OrsolaCirielloKogan

#ItalianFlavors :: A weekend in Trento traveling + cooking

Thanks to the Istituto di Tutela Grappa del Trentino (Institute for the protection of Grappa of Trentino), and AIFB (Italian Association of Food Bloggers, of which I am a member), I’m back from a wonderful trip to Trento where the Institute organized a Food Contest dedicated to cooking with local grappas: La Grappa del Trentino … Continue reading #ItalianFlavors :: A weekend in Trento traveling + cooking

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Food Styling :: Twirling Spaghetti @ Attico7

“There is absolutely no substitute for the best. Good food cannot be made of inferior ingredients masked with high flavor. It is true thrift to use the best ingredients available and to waste nothing.” ~James Beard Spaghetti with Lupin Beans Ragù #GlutenFree #VeganFriendly Recipe: Chef Simona Scarone Food Styling: Orsola Ciriello Kogan Photo ©RosangelaGiannoccaro

Food Photography & Styling Workshops

"Food Photography & Styling" Il workshop e' rivolto a chi desidera approfondire le tecniche di ripresa del food, sia per chi utilizza fotocamera, smartphone o tablet. Docenti: ~ Lucia Zeccara Photography ~ Orsola Ciriello Food Styling Durata: 4 ore Orario: Sabato mattina dalle 9:00 alle 13:00 Date 2017: Calendario Location: Sabatini Fotografia, Roma Consigliabile la … Continue reading Food Photography & Styling Workshops


Springtime :: Pasta, Fava Beans and Pecorino Romano

“It is spring again. The earth is like a child that knows poems by heart.” ~ Rainer Maria Rilke Recipes to try: ~ Pasta Recipes Pappardelle with Broad Beans & Pecorino via Jamie Oliver ~ This recipe is inspired by a dish from southern Italy made with fresh peas rather than fava beans... Spaghetti With … Continue reading Springtime :: Pasta, Fava Beans and Pecorino Romano


35mm :: Moscow Train Stations

“My heart is warm with the friends I make,/ And better friends I'll not be knowing,/ Yet there isn't a train I wouldn't take,/ No matter where it's going.” ~ Edna St. Vincent Millay MEDIA: 35mm Color Negative Film QUALITY: Contact Sheet LOCATION: Russia, Moscow Train Stations TIME: 1990s (1993?) NOTE: The importance of contact … Continue reading 35mm :: Moscow Train Stations


The Art of Prop Styling :: Russian Props

“It is quality rather than quantity that matters.” ~Seneca PROJECT: Russian Props PHOTOGRAPHER: Lucia Zeccara STYLING: Orsola Ciriello Kogan LOCATION: Moscow, Russia How to Become a prop stylist. So, how do you get into prop styling in the first place? Prop styling is more abstract that interior design, or set decorating... via What is … Continue reading The Art of Prop Styling :: Russian Props