How to organize portfolio?

posted on 6th of may, 2010

Hello everyone.
i am relatively new here so I would like some insight about organizing photos. I see you can create collections with your own and images of other contributors. But is there any way you can organize your own portfolio so you can keep track about your own photos? can you create some sort of categories? my portfolio is really small but what when you have hundreds and thousands of images. how do you organize so you don't get lost?
i would appreciate any help.

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Posted by Joezachs on May 12, 2010
The lightbox is the right place.
Posted by Mani33 on May 08, 2010
Patl I don't know if you meant how to make collections show on your profile?! You have to have at least more four photographer's images in your collection to show up as a managed collection! Hope this helped!
Posted by Patl on May 07, 2010
How do you link collection from "my profile?
Posted by Mythja on May 07, 2010
i started with collections but then saw that many people use lightboxes so i got confused.
Posted by Mani33 on May 06, 2010
Yep collections! That's how I organize my small port!
Posted by Adeliepenguin on May 06, 2010
I also have a relatively small portfolio, but decided to start collections early on, to stay organized. I link them from my profile. I wanted to make it easier for buyers to find certain types of images, if they were in my portfolio.
Posted by Py2000 on May 06, 2010
I mainly use collections and link them from my profile.
Posted by Bradcalkins on May 06, 2010
Lightboxes are nice because they report on the total earnings of that batch of images.
Posted by Mythja on May 06, 2010
thanks a lot. i will do that. :))
Posted by Goldution on May 06, 2010
Hi ) Go to your management area, and then look for buyers area. Although you are not a buyer - you may want to use LIGHTBOXES feature for organizing your own images - and create as many lightboxes as you wish :) Hope that was useful. Greetings! Dmitry

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