Instagram for Food Businesses

Online: Login details will be forwarded
28th, 29th & 30th April
10am to 12.15am Each Day

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.