Since starting with DT earlier this year, my sales and uploads accepted have been on a slow but steady increase.Each month with one exception, has been better than the last in terms of sales.This month was going to be a tie with last month until a buyer game in on the last day and put this month into the BME category, that is the picture included in this post.Thank you to DT and all my customers. continue reading
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I bet you all have those amazing sky images that will never got accepted in the stock agencies because of the very well covered subject in their database. Well, here’s how to use them and make your other images more attractive for the buyers just in 4 steps.1.Open both the original image and the image of the wanted sky.2.Copy and paste the sky image over the original one.3.If the sky is too dark or light for the image, use a tool like the Curves tool to lighten it so it blends in better... continue reading
As it's the pleasure of every photographer to find his image used online. And as many of you would like to share us this finding here on DT & the social networks like facebook, I came up with an idea that could gather all these images in one place, to be a reference for everyone (Buyers & photographers).ABOUTWhereAboutPhotos.com is my early stage project that I was able to finish today...It contains two sections:1- Buyer section: Where buyers can find tips & useful... continue reading
Well I like them today anyway. I currently have 141 images online. Can you imagine my surprise in getting 8 sales in one day? All of them subscription sales and all of them images of Bali. I can assume it's the same buyer, but you never know. That puts me on 14 sales for the month and we're only half way through it.Anyway here are the 8 sales. Fine choice, even though I say so myself hehe. continue reading
Through this short post I want to thank the buyer who beleived in me in these months. Although I know i have sold only 33 images, it's beautiful know that someone likes my pictures and I understand that thanks to downloads that I have received in recent months.This is a reason to keep creating new images!Thanks again, G.E. continue reading
A few days ago, someone asked about where to get inspiration. To me, there are a lot of places. I've been a DT buyer for 4 years...I haven't bought a lot -- about 120 images, mostly of which are used in a medical-type newsletter. I've used these 2 recently:Now that I'm trying to sell some of my stuff, I still need to think like a buyer. When I'm looking for images, I'm reading my articles and thinking: how can I best illustrate (blank). When you shoot, you need to think that way too: If I... continue reading
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