Managing image assets has become a necessary task for photographers, and is even a more daunting task for illustrators and designers. Here I'll talk about some things on the photo end of things, in particular my ruthless photo selection and editing.For my photo work, things for me are relatively simple. I keep a master file bin with raw camera files separated into folders with date of shoot and subject. The files are renamed and given a unique ID. Part of what streamlines my photo work is that... continue reading
Search results for "sorting"
Last week I started posting here at Dreamstime.I had less than 20 photos up at the time, and I began sorting through some of my old photos from my travel over the year.Happily, this morning several more shots were approved.The photos were all "old" ones that I shot prior to ever thinking about trying a stock photography site.My uploads focused on my time in Colorado.And no, not everything I submitted made it, there were a fair amount of "duds".Not complaining.Some shots I enjoy aren'... continue reading
I think many of us go back through our "archives" from time to time, even if we're not really doing so just to look for those dusty gems.I like to go back through old photographs now and then, just to reminisce. I was going through a box of photos from about 5 years ago, when I stumbled across a simple photo of a toddler walking up a hiking trail. The little girl is the niece of a guy I once dated (which is why this photo was hidden in a box). I always thought the photo was adorable.I felt... continue reading
Yesterday I posted for the first time on my blog here at Dreamstime.Nothing like having another blog (I have several blogs already).No complaints!I think writing up my experience as a new poster here at Dreamstime might be of help to other new members as well.Since May of 2006 I've traveled the entire US with an Airstream Trailer.Coast to coast twice!That's a lot of miles.And more importantly that's a lot of photos.Since I've decided to seriously give Dreamstime a "whirl" I decided... continue reading
Interact, make friends, share tips and techniques, have fun. Dreamstime wants your ideas and thoughts whether you are a photographer, designer or regular user. Create a blog to tell your story, promote favorite images and photographers, post tutorials or simply exchange opinions with your with fellow dreamstimers.
Don't forget words and pictures go great together so make sure you choose some Dreamstime favorite pics to brighten your article. For inspiration, check out the hottest or the most useful blogs on the left.
Create a blog to tell your story, promote favorite stock images and photographers
Join the discussion in the Dreamstime photography forum. Learn from, and share with, hundreds of professional stock photographers just like you!Photography Forums