I have pointed out what I consider to be problems with descriptions and keywords. I would like to highlight what I consider to be the perfect description (for me).The photographer is Travelling-light and he makes my job so much easier. The soup description is: "Traditional Scotch Broth, an old fashioned thrifty soup made from meat on the bone, root vegetables and pearl barley, often eateh as a main course. This one contains lamb shank, carrot, potato, parsnip, dried peas and pearl barley."... continue reading
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Hello everyone,Today I sold my 21st picture and it was a subscription sale. That made me wonder if you guys ''attract'' as many subscription sales as I do. Indeed, 71% of all my sales are subscription ones. What about you all? And don't get me wrong, I'm happy to see that my pictures are selling, even at these low prices, but I just made this observation and I wanted to share and ask about it.Thanks for your feedback and have a good day!Here are some of my latest subscription sales: continue reading
I was looking up random images trying to figure out and list a number of potential subjects in demand. Right now I have no proper gear and not enough time for much. Next month, I think I will have both. Plenty of it. Hence the casual research in free time.And see what it turns up.I searched "revenge" (I didn't know what else to search for)...and quite some images turned up in the search results. "Quite some" means a thousand or more images. I hit the "most downloaded" category because the most... continue reading
hello everyone, and especially DT staff.Can anyone tell me what is going on with the new subscription rate fees for photos? this is a great deal for buyers but almost a slap in the face for photographers.someone can download an image for a set price no matter the size? and they can do whatever they like with this image? I dont know if I am understanding this right.What I do know.. is out of almost 300 accepted images I have had 22 sales and over half of these sales have netted me a fine sum... continue reading
Key wording can be very intimidating...you sit, you think and wonder what to type and when you have typed all the words you can possible think about you still have only scratched the surface of what the image is all about.You try and think what a possible buyer might type when looking for an image...but then...you don't know what they are looking for so how could you know what to use as a title or description.When I keyword I tend to use a few simple questions.Where...where... continue reading
For 2 months I have been having almost exclusively subsription sales:( It is so frustrating, really....Does it mean that it is not worth to pay more for my photos? What do you think about it?these are the last ones (only subscriptions) continue reading
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