Food porn

As they say: Eat it – don’t tweet it!

Lately the trend is to photograph your plate of food before eating it. I usually try to do it but only remember when I have eaten half of it and destroyed the composition.  Mainly because I am always hungry and my need to tweet or blog or facebook my food is usually not as important as satisfying my salivating taste buds.

Now a few French chefs want to ban patrons taking photo’s of their food.

I see taking photo’s of the food as a compliment.

When I spoke to the owner of one of the new restaurants in Cape Town he said that they were full every evening and they hadn’t done any marketing.   It was all thanks to social media.  I bet you that included a few photo’s of plates of food…

Food porn - Camps Bay Apartments