Food Photography: Backlighting is one of those beautiful lighting techniques that is so easy to achieve, you’ll wonder why you didn’t try it before. All you really need are some good windows with some nice light.
Posing tip. Sit tall, elbows back. Chin forward and down. "To avoid slimming in postproduction pull the elbows back when posing. Sitting nice and tall, elbows back, long neck, lifting up and chin pushing forward and down.