Licensing Your Photos For Social Media: PhotoShelter Releases New Educational Guide in Partnership with Pursuit of Portraits

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Guide offers in-depth interviews with leading image buyers and photographers to demystify licensing photos for social media use

Get interviews with leading image buyers and photographers who help demystify licensing photos for social media use. Download it here.

Licensing Your Photos for Social Media

The goal is to pull back the curtain to ensure that photographers are getting fair compensation for their photos used across social platforms.

PhotoShelter (http://www.photoshelter.com), the leading platform providing professional photographers an easy way to store images, create beautiful websites, deliver work, and sell or license photos, today released a new educational guide, Licensing Your Photos For Social Media. The guide, in partnership with the portrait photography community, Pursuit of Portraits, can be downloaded directly here: http://bit.ly/2ysZG3A

The guide offers a first-hand look at the ever-evolving landscape of social media’s business side — all through the eyes of influential photographers, photographer representatives, design agencies and brands. The goal is to pull back the curtain to ensure that photographers are getting fair compensation for their photos used across social platforms.

Inside, photographers will learn:

  • How creative influencers are leveraging large followings to make money
  • Tips from a photographer representative on negotiating contracts
  • Social media-specific licensing language to consider in their contracts
  • What design agencies and brands look for when hiring photographers for social media content

“Photos are the cornerstone of social media success and photographers must be nimble, understand the opportunity each platform provides, and know how to push for the fees they deserve,” says PhotoShelter CEO Andrew Fingerman. “This guide is meant to get photographers thinking about just that.”

Licensing Your Photos For Social Media is the latest in PhotoShelter’s ongoing series of free business guides for photographers and marketing professionals. PhotoShelter’s e-book library includes 60+ educational guides including topics like photo contests, email marketing, and mapping out a photo business plan. All can be downloaded here: http://bit.ly/2x3rdHu.

About PhotoShelter
PhotoShelter (http://www.photoshelter.com) supports the people and organizations who create and share visual stories — the people who inspire us to see the world a little differently every day. Our platform offers simple and smart ways to show, sell, deliver and organize your highlight quality visual content. We handle the biggest files and solve some of the toughest challenges that come with storing and distributing your images. All with the professional quality and service you deserve. So you don’t have to worry. Ever.

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