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!

puff pastry plated

Puff Pastry Plated

spicy sushi rolls

Spicy Sushi Rolls

a moody macaron pyramid

A Moody Macaron Pyramid

hot plate cooking

Hot Plate Cooking

ready to work in the kitchen

Ready To Work In The Kitchen

plate of pastel macarons with negative space

Plate Of Pastel Macarons With Negative Space

an abundance of food choices

An Abundance Of Food Choices

eggs up

Eggs Up

cracked egg resting in well of flour on black counter

Cracked Egg Resting In Well Of Flour On Black Counter

woman surrounded by cookies

Woman Surrounded By Cookies

plate of pastel macarons

Plate Of Pastel Macarons

sizzling and camping

Sizzling And Camping

little pastries

Little Pastries

pile of chocolate chips on white background

Pile Of Chocolate Chips On White Background

wooden mortar and pestle

Wooden Mortar And Pestle

cookies cooling

Cookies Cooling

woman peering through a giant cookie

Woman Peering Through A Giant Cookie

plates being prepared for service in a restaurant kitchen

Plates Being Prepared For Service In A Restaurant Kitchen

wooden wall-mounted shelves

Wooden Wall-Mounted Shelves

a stream of milk pours into triangle-shaped measuring glass

A Stream Of Milk Pours Into Triangle-shaped Measuring Glass

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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.