The majority of the food photos that appear in City Paper and in our various Meal Ticket-branded print issues and glossy publications are taken by Neal Santos, CP staff photographer, urban farmer and all-around lovely fellow. Neal was kind enough to hand-pick some of his favorite food shots of 2011 (including many unpublished outtakes), which we've compiled for you above. Peep the captions for links and info and check out more of Neal's work at