San Diego Instagrammer Frances Teraoka Breaks Down Her 5 Foodie Tips—#3 Will Grow Your Network

Feed Your Feed With @foodwithfrances’ Instagram Tips and Tricks

Written By: Frances Teraoka
Photography Provided By: Arlene Ibarra and James Tran foodwithfrances

5 Tips on Becoming a Successful Foodie Instagrammer:

Tip 1 | Have a great camera and know how to use it.

Tip 2 | Show your love for food and try everything once.

Tip 3 | Get to know the chefs, bartenders and restaurant managers around town.

Tip 4 | Find a good background with some depth.

Tip 5 | Bring a pocket light [for] when it’s dark inside.

Frances’ ‘Gram: foodwithfrances

“My boyfriend, Chris, is my photographer. It’s great having him there because he makes me feel comfortable in front of the camera and captures all of my candid and funny foodie moments.”


10k – November 2017
15k – February 2018
20k – June 2018
25k – August 2018

Frances’ Favorite Instagram Accounts: foodwithfrances

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“My favorite accounts cover a bit everything. From travel and adventure to food and fitness. I like to mix it up and follow a variety of topics because it’s important to embrace variety!”

Fun Facts: foodwithfrances

“I was born in Tokyo and lived in five different countries. Tokyo, London, Hong Kong, Vancouver and now San Diego.”

2 14k Mountain Peaks Climbed
5 Workout Days a Week
72 Restaurants Visited This Year

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