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How To Take The Best Braai Pictures

With Heritage Day around the corner, most South Africans will be celebrating in the way they know best – to braai. In fact, we love it so much, we’ve unofficially named Heritage Day, Braai Day.

Amongst the festivities of any braai, a few things are always bound to happy. Kids will run around, a drink or two will be spilled and if you have the tremendous honour of being the braai master, smoke will flood your eyes.

These are all moments that need to be captured – the moments that make us truly South African!

The question then becomes, how do I take the best Braai Day Shot


The Table Setting

Nothing quite says “Home” like a long shot of the feasting table. Make it better by taking a picture while dishing up 







The Overhead Braai Shot

Catch the magic of meat braaing on the coals

The Candid Shot

Candid shots are where memories are made

The Classic Group Photo

Would it really be a braai if there wasn’t a group photo?

The Instagram Foodie Shot

Wow your friends with a perfectly plated shot



With these shooting techniques, anybody can truly capture the essence and magic of Braai Day. 

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