Taking Stock: Make money in microstock creating photos that sell [1ed.]0321713079, 9780321713070

Author : Rob Sylvan
Description: The ultimate insider guide to creating stock shots that sell from a veteran iStockphoto inspector An iStockphoto inspector since 2002, author Rob Sylvan has spent nearly a decade as part of the team that decides which photos get sold on one of the largest, most popular microstock sites in existence. Hes also made tens of thousands of dollars off of his own microstock photography. As a result, no one knows better than he does what it takes to get your photos accepted to stock sitesand what to do to make those photos sell. In Taking Stock, Rob shares his hard-earned insider knowledge on how to shoot, edit, and tag photos so you can earn while you learn, regardless of which microstock agency youre using. In this book, youll learn how to look at the world through the eyes of designers, photo editors, and stock photographers. Youll also learn the importance of focusing your energy on creating stock content that resonates with your passion for photography. But we all know time is money, which is why Rob explains how to set up an effective digital workflowthe real key to making money in the high-volume, low-cost microstock market. By the end of this book, youll look at your work with new eyes, enabling you to make more money doing exactly what you love: shooting photos that sell. You will learn: How to license photos as stockWhat photos are in demandThe components of a successful digital workflowHow to use titles, descriptions, and keywords to give yourself an edgeSpecific tips for shooting food, people, places, nature, objects, animals, and moreEditing techniques that will make your shots sell
Categories: Art Photo
Year :2010
Publisher :
Language : English
N° Of Pages : 240[242]
File Info : pdf 22 Mb