If you are in a great location or find yourself on walkabout with little or no inspiration, make the most of your time by working through this checklist of micro stock shot setups. The take might yield some surprisingly lucrative and appealing images. Low cost legal images can have a sophisticated photography approach.
Get critiques and feedback online and get the skinny on what kind of photography “survey says” you are best at. Concentrate on those market and promotion sources for revenue. Bring on the marketing plan and schedule long and short term goals. A short term goal might be one style and beauty image sold, and a long term goals might be a monetary figure for overall sales total in cash.
Sometimes you close in on a shot and you thought there was something there, but the images just don’t read like a successful shot. With a little practice there are one or two tips to getting the best result when you have one location trip and and a few minutes with each payoff shot.
Sometimes as a photographer you are in the right place at the right time. You get a sense of history about a subject, something you know is news before you even snap the capture button. The quality of conveying a sense of history in a medium is its historicity, and many news and feature images have this quality.
I have actually been accused of being a better photographer than I am. The reason being is the feature on the camera that decides lens settings and ideal shot capture whenI press the button. I notcied something troubling when i repeatedly pressed the shutter switch and the jittering camera box action actually forced a blur result. This happened a few times before I realized this was a physical hardware issue.