Food Presentation Secrets: Styling Techniques of Professionals. “Food Styling” along with “Food Photography” gives homemade recipes a professional look. However, you can not judge a book by its cover. The Hobday and Denbury book of styling techniques, is to not look homemade. I love “country cooking” (Southern or Soul Food). Country food styling is missing usually, and can be added with these techniques. An alternative book title I recommend is at the hyperlink.