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Ever Tried To Market A Photo?

Sun Jun 24, 2001 11:13 pm

Just curious has anyone actually tried to market one of their images to companies/airlines/books rather than they come to you ?

Martin
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RE: Ever Tried To Market A Photo?

Mon Jun 25, 2001 12:03 am

Yup,

Only once, and only to magazines. The pictures involved were the first of the BMI A330 taken in the UK. Basically, I scanned the images and e-mailed small versions of them to a number of magazines, and put a link in the e-mail to larger versions that I had uploaded to my own webspace (they weren't on airliners at the time). The pics were available for the mags to preview within 24 hours of them being taken. Included was:


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It worked too - Aircraft Illustrated bought!

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