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  • Keywords

    by Patrick57 | 6th of June, 2017

    I recently used keywords for the first time and it was enlightening for the novice I am and needless to say I have several images that could have been categorized better in the past!! I would recommend anyone like myself to give it a go just to see the difference. I have... More
  • Categories & Keywords: Sometimes It's Best to Think Inside the Box P2

    by Smokinggun7 | 25th of March, 2017

    PART 2: THE SOLUTION FOR DOING SEO FOR IMAGES   “I’m going to give you less than 30 seconds to draw a picture of a tree. Go.” Running a sketch meetup group, I prompted a café full of extremely creative artists with this, and do you know what happened? I... More
  • Categories & Keywords: Sometimes It's Best to Think Inside the Box

    by Smokinggun7 | 25th of March, 2017

    PART 1: THE PROBLEM WITH SEO FOR IMAGES    “What’s in the box?” This question is asked by Brad Pitt’s character, Detective David Mills, in the 1995 neo-noir crime thriller movie, Se7en. As viewers, we never get to see the answer, what was actually in the... More
  • Success stories in your favorite categories

    by Schoolbookpk | 10th of July, 2016

    Hello everyone! I am a new member on DT. I intended to start a discussion - from your experience, I would like to invite you to share tips for taking pictures in your favorite categories. I look forward to see your ideas, sample work, tips for new photographers in your... More
  • Editorial category photo shoot fun

    by Jianbinglee | 31st of May, 2011

    In DT there are many very professional COMMERCIAL image photographers, their works great. But I can not do, first I do not have professional equipment and the environment, as well as professional models. Second, I am more interested in the film EDITORIAL class, and more feeling.... More
  • Keywording - becoming a buyer

    by Nectar3d | 23rd of August, 2010

    Despite knowing there are plenty of articles already published on this topic, in DT, I just couldn't stop myself from sharing a few points. In my last blog article I wrote this: "If your keywords are not relevant enough your wonderful portfolio is not going to work up to... More
  • The significance of the Illustration categories

    by Demonike | 29th of July, 2008

    As a daily reviewer I have come across, and recently even more so, tons of illustrations with misplaced or even unassigned Illustration categories. I'd like to share a few words about the significance of those categories and why it is necessary to assign them correctly.... More
  • Abstract photo

    by Cool79 | 15th of March, 2008

    Is it possible to do abstract photo when we know that we are photographing some subject with some form? Those establishments are not matching the meaning of abstract art, but when artist take some shot and he do not explain to customer what was it, he could create some... More
  • Stock-work with maximum creativity

    by Artaniss8 | 23rd of August, 2007

    If you get the feeling that you photographed everything, or lack imagination when stock-working just do the following: - make a list of your favourite 10 categories - pick one of the categories randomly and draw/photograph something on that subject - next day you pick... More

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