Keywording your photos is a crucial final step in the stock photography process that provides a link for buyers to find your image amidst a myriad of other images. Though each stock website is a little different, there are universal techniques to increase the likelihood a buyer can find your image when they need it. […]
Danny Warren is a part-time professional stock photographer and part-time environmental scientist. Danny grew up tromping through the forest and scrambling over mountains in the Pacific Northwest, and it didn’t take him long to start bringing a camera to document his adventures. He specializes in outdoor recreation and travel photography, and will show you how you too can combine your hobbies and passions with photography and transform them into a fun and lucrative career or side career.
To date, Danny’s images have been used in Outside Magazine, msnbc.com, nationalgeographic.com, Footprint and Fodor’s guidebooks, national advertising campaigns, book covers, and many other publications.
It was staring at us right there on the wall—a blank spot on our family event calendar. Birthday parties, dinner groups, board meetings, old friends coming through town were all around, yet right there was a whole weekend with no commitments scribbled in. Better yet, there was a perfect weather forecast. I mentally flipped through […]
Being a parent of two small kids with a full-time job and more hobbies than I have time for, life feels like a constant blur. I always have a backlog of projects and goals I strive to work towards, but honestly my list seems to grow faster than I can check things off. On a […]
When you live in the Pacific Northwest, any November day without rain in the forecast means you need to be outside. It was one of these rare dry and calm days when I was lucky enough to be at the Oregon coast with my wife and her parents. Hiking is a passion of both my […]
Photographer Danny Warren shares a ten second fix for crooked horizons in stock photos.
There is no need to travel somewhere far to make it big! Professional stock photographer Danny Warren shares a few tips on how you can get started shooting locally.
Last year, my wife had the opportunity to join me at a stock photo workshop in Phoenix, Arizona. The workshop was a blast, but after four days in the city we were both eager to witness the beautiful natural scenery in the region. Our busy schedules left only two days for exploration and we made […]
Read another trick by professional photographer Danny Warren: how to gauge the quality of your images against your competition.
Read another trick by professional photographer Danny Warren: how to find stock photo subjects that don’t have much competition.
When it comes to making money from stock photography, professional photographer Danny Warren is a great believer of quality over quantity. Read Danny’s strategy to help you change your thinking when you shoot.