In her latest despatch from the digital darkroom, our resident photo management expert Anna Togg runs through the digital workflow she’s developed over the years and explains why it works for her.
Many recent compact cameras have a built-in GPS feature, which will record the location of your shots and embed this information in the image metadata, but it’s still rare to find this facility on DSLRs and compact system cameras. It’s possible to add a GPS facility to some cameras, but you can also add location data [...]
In our snap-happy digital age photo libraries can get positively massive very quickly. It can be difficult to keep on top of your work and very easy to completely forget about shots you’ve taken as they can become buried. As for finding certain shots, if you haven’t managed your photo collection efficiently, it can be a real headache.
But some photographers seem to be much more successful online than others. What is it that they’re doing differently? SEO (or search engine optimisation) is a popular technique used on websites and blogs that helps increase traffic and page views by increasing your visibility in popular web searches. It’s possible to apply similar techniques [...]