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Are my photos good enough to sell?

Postby Bramsey89 » Sat Mar 03, 2012 1:22 am

http://brianramseyphotography.smugmug.c ... &k=Chr2jJm

Only got five up there now, but do you think they are good enough to sell? My friends tell me that I should but they might just be being nice to me.

Postby Trevor Harris » Sat Mar 03, 2012 2:30 am

I think they are, yeah. Have you had any offers yet?
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Postby Bramsey89 » Sat Mar 03, 2012 4:51 am

nah I'm still on my free trial. Thinking about signing up to sell it, but i'd have to make at least 20 bucks a month to offset the price of registering.

Postby MrKman » Sat Mar 03, 2012 1:31 pm

I like them. Only beef I have is with the first one. Seems to me that there is too much magenta/purple in the waterfall and rocks. Didn't know if you were intending this or not.

Good luck with soliciting them. I love the second one--such a STELLAR shot.
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Postby Bramsey89 » Sat Mar 03, 2012 5:01 pm

Yeah I'm not sure where all that purple came from. It was much worse before I edited it to tone it down a little.

Postby kimchi » Sat Mar 03, 2012 5:53 pm

There's only 1 way to find out.

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Postby Bramsey89 » Sat Mar 03, 2012 9:50 pm

Exactly! Alright I signed up. Fingers crossed!

Re: Are my photos good enough to sell?

Postby kevinclark » Sat Apr 14, 2012 6:25 am

If you are ready to sell them I am in the mood of buying few of them...Inform me if you are interested in selling..

Re: Are my photos good enough to sell?

Postby usernametaken » Sat Apr 14, 2012 6:49 am

Bramsey89 wrote:..... do you think they are good enough to sell?

Wrong question. It doesn't matter if the images are of a high enough quality that someone might buy them. The correct question is are you good enough to sell? - meaning, do you know how to promote yourself and generate traffic to your site. People are very unlikely to just turn up at a website of a photographer they never heard of to buy images. You need to put some effort into promotion if you want to generate any meaningful sales.
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Re: Are my photos good enough to sell?

Postby keystrokesuk » Mon Apr 16, 2012 11:04 am

My friends tell me that I should
How much have they offered to pay for them? As with most things if someone is willing to buy something then it is good enough to sell. Part of the trick is finding the buyer, someone looking for wildlife shots will never buy one of your images but a punter looking for landscapes may well be interested.
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Re: Are my photos good enough to sell?

Postby A-Team » Fri May 18, 2012 8:51 am

These images are fantastic. I think they are certainly good enough to sell.
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