BBQ Photographers

BBQ Photographers: Daniel Krieger

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. Daniel Krieger – New York City I first met Daniel Krieger by literally bumping into him at Black’s BBQ in Lockhart. He was trying to get just the right angle to photograph Edgar Black and family. I had noticed him taking shots at my previous stop that day,…

BBQ Photographers: Matthew Shelley

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. Matthew Shelley – Dallas, Texas I started shooting weddings back in 2004. Weddings are heartbreaking, uplifting, exhausting, and always exciting. I love the pressure and the evolving creativity necessary to give each couple something unique to themselves. Well, after seven years of hammering out weddings every weekend, I…

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…