Quite often the beauty found in fresh produce is transformed through the process of cooking. Besides creating appetite appeal, a visual interesting transformation occurs. The food stylist Mariana Velazquez and I were captivated by this process of change as well as what patterns and designs were left on the paper once the cooked food was removed. We decided to explore the act of roasting produce and the subtle patterns left from the cooking process. These before and after images showcase the remarkable transformations creating unique textures and patterns.