Xavier D. Buendia
Hello, I'm Xavier, a food photographer based in Brighton, UK. I'm a beautiful mix of Spanish and Catalan and I spent most of my life living between those two countries. Food has been a huge part of my life while photography has been my passion from an early age. This is my personal blog where I post life experiences, thoughts and ideas.
If you’re a freelancer starting out and/or you’re thirsty to know how to make it work, this post is for you. Against (or in addition to) my previous post about being zero competitive, I’ve had a few conversations with friends about that post and they all think I’m just too nice and too modest so this […]More
I’m going to start this post by confessing that I’m one of the most non-competitive persons you’ll ever meet. I’m one of those guys who prefers everyone to do well instead of going through hell to win. If it’s up to luck, then that’s fine but I find it pretty embarrassing to be the center of […]More
I was chatting to Chris from The Phoblographer the other day about the direction my blog should take. He gave me great advice on what to do about it so part of the changes and improvements you’ve seen in my blog are thanks to his advice. Halfway through the conversation, he asked: “who are your 3 […]More
I'm shooting a cookbook!
Yes, I'm bragging about it
How many people would you impress if the world was blind?
Here's something to think about this week.
From a quote by Boonaa Mohammed
The world can be a beautiful place with better design.
Today's quote by Henning Schmitz - Designer and Friend
Here’s an interesting experience I want to share with you. A couple of weeks ago, I got an inquiry from… Kay, let’s call him Kay for the purpose of this post. So, Kay inquired about a 1 to1 food photography session to which I replied yes, it could be possible but first I needed to […]More