Cake Photography 101: Learn how take & edit better photos of your sweets

Cake Photography 101: Learn how take & edit better photos of your sweets

Brand: Sweet Fest

Bad lighting and distracting background items are a great way to make a beautiful cake look unappetizing or unprofessional. The great news a few simple tweaks can take your pictures up a notch. Join this online training that discusses steps, techniques and tools to immediately improve the quality of your pictures!

  • $10.00


About This Training

There's nothing worse than working hard on a project that looks gorgeous in person, but crappy online! Bad lighting and distracting items in the background are a great way to make a beautiful cake or sweet treat look unappetizing (or even worse) unprofessional.

Since most customers will come into contact with your business online through social media or via your website, it is safe to say that great cake & sweets photography is more important than ever. The great news is that most sweet pics just require a few simple tweaks to go from "Nice job." to "That looks great! How can I place an order!?!

Join this 3 hour training that discusses steps to take before and after your picture taking sessions to help improve the look of sweet images shot with a phone or camera. In this class, you will learn from freelance, published Cake Photographer Cyd Mitchell tips on lighting, selecting backdrops, using editing apps, photo styling, and other techniques to improve the quality of your pictures immediately following class.

This class is hosted in a Private Facebook Group. You will receive an email with a  link to the private group shortly after enrolling in class. You must use the link to manually submit a request to join the group and gain access to the class content. Please allow up to 12 hours for for the Sweet Fest team to verify your purchase and manually accept your group request. If you have any questions or issues accessing the class content, please email directly. See you in class! 



  • Discussion on lighting
  • Best Backdrops, Backgrounds and Props
  • Editing techniques & apps
  • In class photo review/feedback session
  • Common Mistakes

Instructor: Cydni N. Mitchell, Sweet Business Coach
Fee: $10
Duration:  3 hours
Location: Private Facebook Group. You will receive an email with a private link to the group shortly after enrolling. Please direct any questions to Cyd at

About the Instructor

Image of Sweet Business Coach Cydni N. Mitchell, founder of Sweet Fest.Cydni N. Mitchell (aka Cyd) is the founder of, a marketing company created to support the business needs of the Sweet Community. By trade, Cyd is an accountant & financial analyst with a Masters from the Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She has worked closely with many of the Sweet Makers on her site to help them develop and successfully implement their own social media marketing strategies, re-branding initiatives, business plan remodeling, and more. She has worked for Fortune 100 Companies Comcast and Apple, she was an Expense Analyst at Lincoln Financial Group a Fortune 500 Company, and she is an alumni of PricewaterhouseCoopers one of the world's leading Public Accounting firms.
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If you are unable to attend this webinar live, it is your responsibility to watch the class recording prior to its removal which will be approximately 30 days from the class date. Failure to watch the recording within a timely manner is not appropriate grounds for a refund or reimbursement. There is a no refund policy in place for online classes, trainings, or any digital products.
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