June 3, 2010

About Rosh

Rosh Sillars Food Photography

Detroit Michigan Food Photographer

Rosh Sillars specializes in food photography for media, restaurants, advertising agencies, corporations and specialty food companies.

Rosh works on location and at his studio Octane Photographic in Ferndale Michigan (One mile north of Detroit). The studio kitchen is complete with a gas stove, refrigerator and freezer.  Rosh uses trusted  stylists when required. He does style images in collaboration with professionals such as creative directors, restaurant staff and corporate chefs.

Rosh has experience photographing seafood, desserts, grand dinners, catalog food images, specialty drinks, Mexican food, package items, sandwiches, appetizers, soups and salads.

Request a quote via email: april@rosh.media

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More about Rosh

Rosh Sillars is a well established photographer. He has regularly contributed as a staff and free-lance photographer for agencies and media. He was a staff photographer for the Journal Register Company Michigan daily papers. He was the photographic editor for the Metro Detroit-based Town Magazine and Toledo-based Ourtown Magazine.

He is owner of the creative representation firm, The Rosh Group, Inc. The firm represents commercial photographers and creative talent to the corporate and advertising communities. He shares photography, new media and creative business ideas at roshsillars.com. Rosh also serves as a creative consultant and collaborator on numerous corporate, communications, and marketing projects. Sillars home photography studio is octane photographic in Ferndale Mi

Rosh served 15 years as the photojournalism instructor for Wayne State University, Detroit Michigan and the digital photography instructor at University of Detroit Mercy for eight years. He wrote a photography column for the publication 24/7, published by Journal Register Company (Daily Tribune). He is the author of four books on photography and digital marketing. Rosh also serves on the board and is a past president of the American Society of Media Photographers – Michigan Chapter.

Although Rosh is known for his food photography work, he has photographed presidents, pro and amateur athletes, pop stars and local heroes through his 30 year professional career. He has earned numerous awards and accolades for his photography. Sillars was named Michigan Meetings and Events Magazine “best of” event photographer.

You will find his work featured many publications including The Walll Street Journal, Oakland Press, Macomb Daily, Daily Tribune, Fine Homes Magazine (found in the Detroit News and Free Press), Strut Magazine, Victorian Homes, American Style Magazine, Home Spotlight Magazine, Observer and Eccentric newspapers, Metro Parent, African American Family, Pink Magazine, Town Magazine (Detroit), Our Town magazine (Toledo), Best of Times Magazine, The Grosse Pointe News, The Connection Newspaper (St. Clair Shores MI), Story Pole (MIM trade magazine). Home and Design magazine (Detroit Newspapers), Vital Magazine, Sierra magazine, Signature Magaizines Birmingham/ Bloomfield, Rochester and Grosse Pointe MI. TV: Fox Sports Net, “Best Damn Sports Show Period” Booker vs. Tony (Large image used for set), UA Journal (National) and Corp magazine!.

He is a 1993 graduate of the Center for Creative Studies in Detroit MI and a 1987 High school graduate of Grosse Pointe South High School, Grosse Pointe MI.
He lives in Berkley MI with his family.

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