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You are absolutely right!

Most, if not all, Virtual Agencies on Photoshelter fail. So why I am introducing also a Virtual Agency? Let me explain what my plan is. First what is the mistake all other VA does. They think and pretend to be an agency and want to compete, give an alternative to the usual agencies like Getty, […]

My Goodness

I am impressed!  I checked my analytics and saw the following On 27-3-2012 15:40, Trudie D. Bell Wrote: “I have had a website through Photoshelter for several years. I took the time to figure out how to do all the things that Photoshelter recommended to increase web visibility, including signing up for Google Analytics. I […]

Introducing Photographers’Selection Virtual Agency

Dear member, The website Photographers’ Selection.org was launched on September 15 2011 from scratch with no visitors at all and with only a few members. It was started as an idea to promote a selected group of professionals on a blog oriented website on which they can all submit their profiles and articles about their […]


Updating website

Dear visitor, member I am upgrading the website  to a higher security and performance level. Please have some patient.   Jan girl metal prints for sale

Cookie Universe

I’ve always enjoyed shooting food in the studio and was excited when Moo Ventures hired me to shoot an image to promote their line of cookies. The art director gave me one sentence and told me to run with. “best cookies in the universe. So, after selecting an image my tax dollars paid for of […]

F8 and Be There

The story behind the photo. Years ago, as a brand new photojournalist who had graduated from the University of Texas, I was lucky and blessed to land a job at the Dallas Times Herald. At the time, DTH was considered one of the top major newspapers in the nation. DTH was in the midst of […]


Canon CPN-news about SEO

Canon CPN-news From an article I just read on Canons “CPN – news”and tought it might be of interest The link below will send you to the full article and not to my website but here a excerpt: “The first thing I did was build up my website and made sure it had a very […]

Photoshoppers, photographers, philosophy & psychology

Photoshoppers, photographers, philosophy & psychology On the 11th of February 2012 “The daily Petapixel” quoted from an article by Ben Long on CreativePro where he states that “all photos are manipulated” (see complete petapixel article below). “Photography author Ben Long has a thought-provoking article over at CreativePro in which he argues that “all photos are […]

WILDFLOWER EYEGASMS

Shooting Wildflowers Soon wildflower season will be here and thanks to the wet fall the wildflowers in Central Texas are expected to really really nice! I’m looking forward to getting out and trying some new techniques that have been rolling around in my noodle. The one thing about wildflowers is everybody loves to shoot them…the […]


The tale of the “Africa virus” …

It is almost like a secret code, understood only by people who have been on this magical continent with its incredible nature and strong energy. The continent is called Africa and the secret thing they are talking about is called the “Africa virus”. When people came home from their trip they noticed that they felt […]

WHAT DEFINES A “PRO” PHOTOGRAPHER?

Real Pro Shooters For years and in college I was taught the definition of a “pro photographer” was when one starts to get paid for shooting photos. Perhaps in some ways this could be considered true. However, when a photographer claims to be a “Pro”, that photographer is communicating that he can be trusted to […]

Photographer on assignment Chris Christidis

Portraiture Chris Christidis is a professional photographer since 1996 originally from Athens, Greece. He has worked with performers, designers, architects, heavy industry, contractors, importers and print media. After closing down his own studio in Athens for a new leap in working environment, his passion for portraits leads him in the field of casting portraiture and […]


Marc Pauzé, Storyteller of humanity

Suitcases full of stories Finding herself pregnant at 17 after many rapes from a man in her community, Rosalyn Mathias, an Algonquin from Long Point First Nation, Canada, was so afraid of talking to her parents. A few weeks later, she moved away from the family camp, got a miscarriage, alone in the forest… Wiping […]

Automate your Social Media Marketing Efforts

So you’ve got all of your social media networking accounts set up, now what? Once the social media account creation tasks are complete, the next stage involves growth, building and interaction. To give you some assistance in determining what tools and strategies you could be implementing to build your customer base, your social media growth […]

From 18 to 2000 unique visitors per week?

Here’s proof that it can be done. If every visitor who found your website through a search engine like Google bought a picture, then you would not need a lot of visitors. Unfortunately, this is not often reality. You need many visitors who then also make multiple visits. But how many? This is a difficult […]


Agency?

When you work with an agency. Agencies like Getty’s, Corbis, Shutterstock, Dreamstime and so on represent thousands of artists. It is possible that you might also be represented by them. They have big budgets to market, and they pay that with a commission on your photography ranging from 20 to 80 percent. They count on […]

Good morning

Good morning, welcome and please have a look. “When you need some advice, I’m here to help.” This is a standard greeting of a helpful shop owner who might sell anything from laundry machines to carpets. Are you following this simple step? If not, is it because you are an artist and your pictures speak […]

Wallace Weeks Photography

A Travel Photographer The objective of the images that Wallace Weeks creates is to ignite emotions. Creating images that spark a sense of serenity, curiosity, marvel or desire are special to Wallace because he feels it first. Wallace says “If that was not enough, experiencing different cultures of the world while creating my images makes […]


Fashion photographer Per Zennstrom

Change is good ! Per Zennström is a international, contemporary fashion photographer, blogger, on-line publisher and teacher, public speaker passionate about photography, fashion, pop-culture, new media and the space where all these things come together, mix, match and mate with business… So it reads in the header on my pop-cultural blog 10horses and while I […]

Your recent projects

Your photo projects should be seen! You have a new project. You have put a vast amount of work into it, and you are proud. Show it to the world. From this day forward, you can submit an article with pictures to this website, and it will be distributed to a lot, and I mean […]

New Marketing

SEO makes your website your billboard. Whenever you enter a query in a search engine and hit ‘enter’ you get a list of web results that contain that query term. Users normally tend to visit websites that are at the top of this list as they perceive those to be more relevant to the query. […]


Submit your ideas

Together we can lead. I believe passionately in the power of ideas to change old attitudes, marketing techniques and ultimately, your business. So here I build a clearinghouse which offers free knowledge and inspiration from a selection of the best photographers, and also a community of curious souls to throw around ideas with. This site […]

To clarify what I intend to do.

I have received inquiries about my plan What the benefit will be for you and for me. There are questions about the free work I offer and the value of a link from this website to yours. In addition, questions arise about the benefit of forming a group with other competing photographers. I fully understand […]

More about the idea.

The force of the individual. Since 1984 I have been a commercial photographer and for years, my art and social photography have been represented by art galleries and is part of several museum collections in Europe. The fact that I am now successful resides in a number of factors. Everyone knows that the photography industry […]