1. Improve your shooting: Quality over Quantity
Every time you choose a subject to shoot, you have to think that there are already lots of photos of the same subject who are in direct competition with yours. Try to make your photo as good as possible, in order to make it a great photo.
As in many other industries, in Microstock also the 80/20 Pareto rule applies. This means that 20% of the photos get 80% of the sales. In order for you to understand this better you can apply this rule to your portfolio and you will see that is correct.
There are some things you can do to improve your shooting:
- try to improve your technique by reading blogs, tutorials, books, etc.
- take a look at other photographers portfolio, to get inspired
- before uploading... [ Read more...