Cooking photos

Browse our gallery of cooking and baking images. From chefs preparing ingredients in the kitchen to bakers sifting flour - all our images are free to download and use on your next commercial project!

kitchen ready for cooking

Kitchen Ready For Cooking

half of an avocado

Half Of An Avocado

pizza dough ready to roll

Pizza Dough Ready To Roll

hamburger and fries

Hamburger And Fries

pepperoni pizza on wood board

Pepperoni Pizza On Wood Board

perfect pizza makers mess

Perfect Pizza Makers Mess

kitchen counter & cooking supplies

Kitchen Counter & Cooking Supplies

splashy hand cleaning

Splashy Hand Cleaning

fruit and veggie with greens

Fruit And Veggie With Greens

first slice of fresh margarita pizza

First Slice Of Fresh Margarita Pizza

plated smoked salmon

Plated Smoked Salmon

woman tearing mint leaves

Woman Tearing Mint Leaves

kid helping in kitchen

Kid Helping In Kitchen

peppers and vegetables angle view

Peppers And Vegetables Angle View

two avocado slices

Two Avocado Slices

red green pepper pile

Red Green Pepper Pile

cheese and artichoke pizza with slicer

Cheese And Artichoke Pizza With Slicer

veggies corner flatlay

Veggies Corner Flatlay

red orange yellow green vegetables

Red Orange Yellow Green Vegetables

avocado toast

Avocado Toast

holiday cookie cutters

Holiday Cookie Cutters

pancake supplies

Pancake Supplies

recipes in box

Recipes in box

asparagus on white

Asparagus On White

hand washing in the kitchen

Hand Washing In The Kitchen

fresh market vegetables

Fresh Market Vegetables

mom making pie

Mom Making Pie

fruit and veggie flatlay

Fruit And Veggie Flatlay

lime cut in half on green surface

Lime Cut In Half On Green Surface

making homemade soup

Making Homemade Soup

hand peeling carrots

Hand Peeling Carrots

fresh asparagus

Fresh Asparagus

teaspoons full of spices

Teaspoons Full Of Spices

scooping soup on stove

Scooping Soup On Stove

turkey going in oven

Turkey Going In Oven

broccoli pieces on green surface

Broccoli Pieces On Green Surface

kitchen whisk tool in hand

Kitchen Whisk Tool In Hand

tomatoes & garlic on cutting board

Tomatoes & Garlic On Cutting Board

making pancakes

Making Pancakes

green veggies on cutting board

Green Veggies On Cutting Board

slicing tomato

Slicing Tomato

pad thai

Pad Thai

spinache quiche

Spinache Quiche

walnuts on white

Walnuts On White

serving soup

Serving Soup

assorted cooking spices in spoons

Assorted Cooking Spices In Spoons

flatlay with knife and vegetables

Flatlay With Knife And Vegetables

wonton appetizer

Wonton Appetizer

artisanal market cheese

Artisanal Market Cheese

fresh asparagus with water drops

Fresh Asparagus With Water Drops

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Cooking photography to whet your appetite

Hungry for appetizing cooking photos? Think of this as your very own, all-you-can-download cooking images buffet. Our HD collection include images of ingredients from your favorite meals alongside pictures of creative dishes and delicious sides.

You’ll find pictures of chefs using all their senses; touch, smell, taste, sight, and sound, in order to prepare masterpieces in the kitchen. You’ll also find pictures of bakers losing themselves in focus as they attentively cook up a tantalizing meal.

For some, the flow of cooking is a meditative experience. Cooking helps them relax and unwind. For others, cooking is an art form and they treat the meals they prepare as a canvas. Every chop, stir and taste representing a stroke of a paintbrush. Some people love to nurture their friends and family through cooking, as a way of showing them their love and care.

In this age of fast food and technology, we can all appreciate when time and care go into the food we eat. Our gallery captures the most telling, passionate and inspiring cooking moments. So, whether you’re a loving mother with a blog, or an international chain of restaurants looking to add high-quality imagery to your sales and marketing assets, our expertly captured images are perfect.

Free for commercial and personal use, you can modify, print and publish our images without worrying about attribution. Just be sure to keep checking back for more culinary photography — because we’re always expanding our collection.