In the Press

Ever wondered what other people think about Danella Chalmers Photography? Here are just a few of the recent write ups in the press:

pancake stack food photographyThe proof is in the pudding – Omid Daghighi and Danella Chalmers.

Profile featured in Australian Photography Magazine August 2021. What does it mean to capture the essence of what we eat? Australian Photography Magazine meets two leading food photographers to discover how they create images that capture our attention and our tastebuds.

The 7 Best Food Photographers in Sydney – Wonderful Machine 2023

Known for its beaches and striking architecture, Sydney is Australia’s largest city and a melting pot of the country’s many culinary pastimes. With so many possibilities, a food photographer in Sydney can simultaneously be a citizen of Australia and the world in the dishes they focus their craft on. At Wonderful Machine, we define food photography as imagery of food as a product or an experience, including showing its growth, preparation, and how it is plated and consumed. As undeniable as the cuisine they capture, each of these following professionals is a lock as a top Sydney food photographer.

vegan dining food photographyTop 10 Food Photographers in Sydney 2021

This list covers the cream of the crop when it comes to food photography in Sydney, so its a pleasure to be included in the mix. “Here is our list of the editor’s choice top 10 food photographers in Sydney. These photographers come highly recommended with years of experience.”


20 Phenomenal Sydney food photographers 2022

With the growing number of restaurants, F&B businesses, and food blogging in Sydney, the demand for Sydney food photographers is on a hike. These professionals click appealing pictures of food and drinks that induce viewers to place an order, like your post, or visit your restaurant. I have been lucky enough to be featured as one of Shutterturf’s top food photographers in Sydney.



50 of the best food Instagram accounts and what makes them so deliciously good

This blog post includes some heavy hitters in the food blogging world, so it was pretty exciting to make the cut. You will find me listed number 19 just before Rene Redzepi from Noma! “Based in Sydney, Australia, Danella’s imagery is bright, crisp and clean, often featuring shots of Sydney venues and local restaurant offerings. One of the photographers on the list without a content-heavy food blog of her own, Danella has made a solid living from photographing cookbooks and client work which is always a nod to talent that speaks to everyone.