We amateurs struggle to find time to work on stock, especially when you can upload only a small number of images every month. Every rejection hurts. Trying to grow the portfolio a handful of images at a time is a daunting task for making any real progress.
I am the proud owner of the new Nikon D800, a 36 megapixel behemoth, so of course, I have been out shooting with the camera. It's a huge leap having used a D100 for the past nine years.
In working with these large files, I have discovered two tricks that might be of benefit to others. The best part is, you don't need 36 megapixels either, these tips will work with virtually any newer model digital camera.
Trick Number One: The two pictures here of a knee scrape are really the same picture. (The Reviewer... [ Read more...