I had the opportunity to photograph Lidia Bastianich at her restaurant Felidia in NYC last year, for a feature article in Long Island Pulse Magazine. For those unaware, Lidia is a well known chef, TV host, author and TV personality - and her latest opening is Eataly next to the Flatiron Building with her son and Mario Batali.
Lidia couldn't have been nicer or more gracious. She gave us plenty of time to do what we needed and all in all it was a fun shoot. Unfortunately only a few images could run, but here's some I wish could have seen the light: