We are hungry

raisin-1 cacahuettes-1 Piment-rouge-2 Mont-Ventoux-2 lolita2 Bento-2 Avocat-1 Avocat-2 Photographers Pierre Javelle and Akiko Ida have created a series of humorous dioramas that depict miniature people going about their daily lives in an edible world. Titled MINIMIAM, a play on words that marries miniature and “yummy” (miam in French), the project has been ongoing since 2002 and was inspired by the married couple’s profession as commercial food photographers. “We’re both food photographer in our daily work, and we’re both quite crazy about cooking, eating and everything about food,” says Ida. “So when we started this small people series, naturally we created the stories related to the food.” (found on thisiscolossal) Photographers Pierre Javelle and Akiko Ida have created a series of humorous dioramas that depict miniature people going about their daily lives in an edible world. Titled MINIMIAM, a play on words that marries miniature and “yummy” (miam in French), the project has been ongoing since 2002 and was inspired by the married couple’s profession as commercial food photographers. “We’re both food photographer in our daily work, and we’re both quite crazy about cooking, eating and everything about food,” says Ida. “So when we started this small people series, naturally we created the stories related to the food.” (found on thisiscolossal)

Photographers Pierre Javelle and Akiko Ida have created a series of humorous dioramas that depict miniature people going about their daily lives in an edible world. Titled MINIMIAM, a play on words that marries miniature and “yummy” (miam in French), the project has been ongoing since 2002 and was inspired by the married couple’s profession as commercial food photographers. “We’re both food photographer in our daily work, and we’re both quite crazy about cooking, eating and everything about food,” says Ida. “So when we started this small people series, naturally we created the stories related to the food.” (found on & text by thisiscolossal)

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72 thoughts on “We are hungry

  1. What a fun post and great photography – very inspiring!
    All the best for 2014
    et riktig godt nytt år til deg og dine!
    Greetings from the North
    The Fabulous Four,
    Dina

  2. Thanks for liking my post. I love these images. I hope this isn’t received as an insult, as it’s meant very much as a compliment, but they remind of my daughter’s I Spy images.

  3. Thank you for you liking a post and these pictures are really cool. They are tiny and add to food as in real life what a neat idea:)

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