Instagram for Food Businesses

28th, 29th & 30th April
10am to 12.15pm each day
Business Training

Do you want to learn how to use Instagram for your food business? This course will focus on food photography and Instagram.

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Insta for Food

Developed in conjunction with our partners; Created in Cavan, Ballybay Food Hub and Local Enterprise Office Monaghan, this course will focus on food photography and Instagram.

This interactive course designed specifically for Cavan Monaghan Food businesses will give an Instagram 101 as well as a module focused on food photography.

This 3 day workshop will not just cover Instagram 101 but will also feature a session on food photography. It has been designed specifically for food businesses in Cavan and Monaghan to help them showcase their produce on the platform. The 3 workshops will be broken down as follows:

Module 1 - 10am to 12.15pm, Wednesday 28th April

  • Setting Up Your Account
  •  How to Post
  •  Navigating Instagram
  •  Some Case Studies
  • How to Create Stories

Module 2 – 10am to 12.15pm Thursday 29th April

  • The basics of photography
  • Understanding the manual mode & camera functions
  • Light and composition
  • Background and location
  • How to present the food and prop styling
  • Choice of colours and creating the mood
  • Basic image editing and post production
  • Creating images for Instagram

Module 3 – 10am to 12.15pm Friday 30th April

  • Consolidating Day One
  • Case Studies
  • Building Your Brand
  • Content Strategy

We ask that all attendees familiarize themselves with using Zoom. Here is a link to a quick video tutorial Here is the link:

Online training is quite intense so the Zoom course will be broken into three modules delivered in two-hour sessions over three consecutive days.

Please note that places on this course are reserved for Cavan and Monaghan based businesses.