BBQ Photographers

BBQ Photographers: Ken Goodman

Every month we’ll bring you a profile of a photographer who has captured the people, the food and the spaces that make up the world of barbecue. Ken Goodman – New York City, New York My name is Ken and I’m a freelance photographer based in New York City specializing in food, chefs, rock concerts and celebrity events. My images have appeared in publications such as Rolling Stone Magazine, The Wall Street Journal, Edible Manhattan, Gotham…

BBQ Photographers: O. Rufus Lovett

Every month we bring you a profile of a photographer who has captured the people, the food and the spaces that make up the world of barbecue. O. Rufus Lovett – Longview, Texas My first barbecue photograph involvement came a few years ago when food writer Robb Walsh and I were on assignment for Gourmet magazine experiencing Mama Sugar’s Barbecue Juneteenth Celebration.  Not long after the two of us were together again working on a…

BBQ Photographers: Denny Culbert

Every month we bring you a profile of a photographer who has captured the people, the food and the spaces that make up the world of barbecue. Denny Culbert – Lafayette, Louisiana Denny Culbert is a freelance food, portrait, and documentary photographer living in Lafayette, Louisiana. Armed with a degree in photojournalism from Ohio University and no prior knowledge of the deep south, he moved to Baton Rouge in 2008 for a job at The Advocate….

BBQ Photographers: Doug Klembara

Every month we bring you a profile of a photographer who has captured the people, the food and the spaces that make up the world of barbecue. Doug Klembara – Dallas, Texas Doug Klembara is a Native Texan whose passion for photography has led him around the world. Recently he has photographed in Europe, Africa, and the Middle East. As a result, he has had the opportunity to try signature dishes from those cultures. Yet…

BBQ Photographs by Wyatt McSpadden

This weekend Wyatt McSpadden will have his first photo exhibit. Entitled Two Meat Plate, it features many of the terrific images he shot for the recent Texas Monthly BBQ issue (including the cover), along with a number of his classic barbecue photographs.   This weekend, you can drop by before or after the Texas Monthly Barbecue Festival to to see the photos at AgavePrint in Austin at 1312 E. Cesar Chavez. They’ll be on display Saturday…

BBQ Photographers: Nicholas McWhirter

Every month we’ll bring you a profile of a photographer who has captured the people, the food and the spaces that make up the world of barbecue. Nicholas McWhirter – Dallas, Texas Nicholas McWhirter is a fifth-generation Texan that has always sort-of-liked barbecue. “Like” blossomed into “true love” after 183 Texas BBQ joints and 10,343 miles riding shotgun with Daniel Vaughn. Their book “The Prophets of Smoked Meat” (words by Vaughn, photographs by McWhirter) came out…