The topic I would like to discuss is creating some images in a collage format where your buyers have different options to choose from in the photo for the same price, it's easy to sit there and think why should I do such a thing for the same price? The answer is because it makes you stand out more and gives your odds of the selling the picture higher because your offering more and in this competitive world of stock photographer its a must.Next I would like to explain offering pictures in different... continue reading
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Hi all,Now, as part of improving my photoshop skills I tried something new. Icollected more than 10 photos I took on the same night and merged them into one as a collage. I took these photos in New York (actually New Jersey as I was on the other side of the Hudson :)) during 4th of July. I could have upload the skyline photo as solo and maybe one or two fireworks images. Eventually I decided to make this collage.It took me some time as you have to be super precise and calculate the needed... continue reading
One of my greatest pleasures during my childhood was scissors, glue and old magazines ready to be cut. So, I found good solutions: Need a lion for playing? Cut it from a magazine? need some cash? also cut it! That fondness for collages still been along with me since then.As times are changing, now I have replaced those tools for the copy, paste, crop and retouch using the computer. And my hobby became my current job: Graphic Designer.These old fashioned scenes had been made up as collages,... continue reading
People are always builders. We like to create, invent, make things better, more beautiful and more comfortable. We like to build things up, to tear them down, and build them up again. No wonder images about builders and construction sites and tools are often searched buy designers and advertising agencies. They are pretty strong conceptual images as well. Good to depict the advancement in business, education, life...Here is a collection of 12 most downloaded construction collages.Royalty-free... continue reading
Digital picturing allows you to experiment things old analogic cameras wouldn't.Panorama shooting camera was my dream when I started my photo activity....and now, I can try to create the same effect thanks to our new friend: Mr Postprocessing.Using a simple Photoshop plug in it's easy to stick many pics together for a useful collage and high resolution large files.Some attention must be paid to the wideangle distortion, and the use of a tripod is recommended.So...... continue reading
I thought that collages are also very good way to promote your work.Popular subject of photos like business men and women are selling very well even if they are not collages but single image, but such subjects as backgrounds, textures, grunge and other with more abstract meaning images are selling less.Collages might be a way to show some particular images in one, it could be a good advertisement because it simple better gets to potential costumer why? They are different, colorful and have many... continue reading
I use to travel a lot, so I have a lot of image collections from various cities, many of them already online at Dreamstime.I was wandering if someone has some experience with collages. Is it worth it to take several photos, let's say 4 images of Washington landmarks or something like that and make a collage of them? Do someone has any reference how well are collages selling? I would be greatful if you can share your experience with collages.I tried to make a collage of Paris landmarks, but... continue reading
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