It’s not too uncommon to witness a person being stopped from taking the first bite of his or her dish at a restaurant by their counterpart so that he or she could take a photograph of the meal first. The art of food photography has become commonplace thanks to social media like Instagram and the countless food blogs that have popped up in the last couple of years. A snap or two and food leaves behind culinary fascination with every photograph. Because food pictures are incredible to look at and essential to take while traveling, here are food bloggers’ 5 tips for taking better food photos. Check it out before you travel to your favorite foodie destination or just down the street to the best restaurant in town.