This is an example of a really beautifully designed kitchen. Stephen Shoup of Building Lab did a wonderful job of creating a modern, functional space while staying aesthetically true to the Mid-Century Modern bones of the house.
We photographed this kitchen in early October, and I was immediately struck by the cantilevered island and red cabinetry, as well as the enormous openings leading outside to the large deck.
With the multi-paneled sliding doors fully open, along with the very large window, the deck joins the kitchen and adjacent family room in an open floor plan. It’s incredibly inviting and must be an absolute joy to live in.
We identified shots that would show off the features of the kitchen but which would also emphasize that indoor-outdoor aspect as much as possible.
And, just to make sure everyone understood that the rear backsplash was actually translucent glass, we shot the reverse angle: