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Useful brief tips for working with the model.

Plan a photosession in advance.Note several locations beforehand in case some of them are unavailable or not suitable.Choose the best time that suits you if it is outside.Maybe it's a sunny day, maybe an golden hour or a full moon at night. You can try any useful program, for example Exsate Golgen Hour orTHE PHOTOGRAPHER’S EPHEMERIS orSun surveyor. Dark Sky Finder is to find the darkest places on the sky.Ask the model or parents of the model if it's a child,... continue reading

Brief history of stock photography

Someone recently asked me on Quora how much can they earn from microstock photography. Since this is a common question and the answer is kind of "it's complicated", I'm posting here the complete article about my view on the current state of the industry.Stock photography was born as a method to generate passive income from work-for-hire photography that didn’t make it through the client’s editing team. These shots were previously destroyed or archived (100% film... continue reading

Brief Moment With A Legend

Apologies for the long quiet time,it's been quite crazy these past few months.Anyways....Above everthing else, what I'm really thankful about my profession is that I am able to meet a lot of interesting people.And every now and then, you get the unique opportunity to shoot a legend.You don't say no to an assignment like that!Lucky for me I had time and managed to include the rare opportunity to shoot boxing legend, Gerry Penalosa, that day.Though this shoot/interview sked granted... continue reading

Monthly Report - April 2010

April was a quite good month for me with 145 uploads and reaching 125 sales at total.As a part of my plan, I reached 462 images in a short time and will keep my hard work in coming months too.My acceptance ratio increased to 52.8%which enables me uploading of 10 images daily.Uploaded files:462Total sales:125Portfolio exposure:1.81%Database exposure:0.01%Downloads per image:0.27Message boards:214Monthly uploads:77.00 averageUploads this month:... continue reading

CHINESE PAPER-CUT-A BRIEF INTRODUCTION

Chinese Paper cutting is a picture cut out on a paper with scissors. The picture patterns are often pasted on the linteis, windows, or lanterns to express the feelings of joy and the perceptions in life. Hence the scissors-cut is also known as “scissors-picture” or ”paper-cut for window decoration”.The patterns are often designed fron events in the jubilant festivals, bumper harvest of the cereals, stories of the folk opera, childrenoranimals, and others. They are very beautiful,... continue reading

A brief introduction

Just a brief introduction before I begin writing on a regular basis- I wanted to introduce myself and tell you a bit about who I am and what I do on a daily basis.I'm not a professional photographer, but worked for a daily newspaper as a photo editor for several years, and now work full time as an entomologist (yes... bug, insects, and spiders). I spend most of my time outside, and take photos wherever I am.I mainly shoot with a Sony A100 DSLR which I love, but there are days it really is... continue reading

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