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!

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fresh tomatoes with drops of water

Fresh Tomatoes With Drops Of Water

kosher salt with thyme

Kosher Salt With Thyme

vegan pasta with veggie ground round and fresh veg

Vegan Pasta With Veggie Ground Round And Fresh Veg

puff pastry plated

Puff Pastry Plated

stack of pink macarons on pink

Stack Of Pink Macarons On Pink

a dark and moody macaron pyramid

A Dark And Moody Macaron Pyramid

a moody macaron pyramid

A Moody Macaron Pyramid

a row of colored macarons in shadows

A Row Of Colored Macarons In Shadows

macaron heart black background

Macaron Heart Black Background

close up of left side of macaron pyramid

Close Up Of Left Side Of Macaron Pyramid

macaron pyramid on the side of photo

Macaron Pyramid On The Side Of Photo

moody macaron pyramid

Moody Macaron Pyramid

pastel macaron pyramid on pink portrait

Pastel Macaron Pyramid On Pink Portrait

pink on pink macaron tower

Pink On Pink Macaron Tower

pink on pink macarons

Pink On Pink Macarons

plate of pastel macarons portrait

Plate Of Pastel Macarons Portrait

plate of pastel macarons with negative space

Plate Of Pastel Macarons With Negative Space

plate of pastel macarons

Plate Of Pastel Macarons

row of macarons with reflection

Row Of Macarons With Reflection

stack of pink macarons on pink right side

Stack Of Pink Macarons On Pink Right Side

three pastel macarons

Three Pastel Macarons

yellow purple and cream macarons

Yellow Purple And Cream Macarons

yellow purple pink and cream macarons

Yellow Purple Pink And Cream Macarons

flax seeds in wooden spoon

Flax Seeds In Wooden Spoon

pasta cooking kitchen prep

Pasta Cooking Kitchen Prep

baking powder in kitchen

Baking Powder In Kitchen

fried chick snack bites

Fried Chick Snack Bites

plated and sliced apple pie

Plated And Sliced Apple Pie

fresh and crisp biscotti

Fresh And Crisp Biscotti

flax seeds ready for baking

Flax Seeds Ready For Baking

mini pumpkin pies thanksgiving

Mini Pumpkin Pies Thanksgiving

ginger ground and raw root

Ginger Ground And Raw Root

pepper and chilli flakes

Pepper And Chilli Flakes

assorted cooking spices in spoons

Assorted Cooking Spices In Spoons

salt and pepper in teaspoons

Salt And Pepper In Teaspoons

spoons full of spices

Spoons Full Of Spices

teaspoons full of spices

Teaspoons Full Of Spices

coffee cake plated with flowers

Coffee Cake Plated With Flowers

dark chocolate with sea salt

Dark Chocolate With Sea Salt

ground beef burger patties raw

Ground Beef Burger Patties Raw

fresh salad ingredients in kitchen

Fresh Salad Ingredients In Kitchen

pasta ingredients kitchen prep

Pasta Ingredients Kitchen Prep

bright pink donuts with sprinkles

Bright Pink Donuts With Sprinkles

gourmet donuts sweet treats

Gourmet Donuts Sweet Treats

toasted marshmallow on gourmet donuts

Toasted Marshmallow On Gourmet Donuts

freshly baked lemon cake with powdered sugar

Freshly Baked Lemon Cake With Powdered Sugar

fresh eggs being separated into white bowl with whisk

Fresh Eggs Being Separated Into White Bowl With Whisk

bunch of colorful silicone kitchen tools

Bunch Of Colorful Silicone Kitchen Tools

cooked shrimp dressed with lemon juice in china bowls

Cooked Shrimp Dressed With Lemon Juice In China Bowls

fresh unwrapped butter in a sunny kitchen

Fresh Unwrapped Butter In A Sunny Kitchen

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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.