How to pick the right photos for your video or your business web site.
by Master Hughes productions.
How to use photos for advertising and get the wow factor.
Tips how to pick the right photos for your website. The right image for your video or for your business website presentation for that matter—can help motivate people to read the thousand words you’re about to lay on them.
It can be one of the most important parts of the site and convince people to do business with you. People respond to visuals, even when they’re in search of words of wisdom. Adding photos can help bring your words to life, and avoid the deadly “nothing but text” screen
When you search, start with the most obvious keywords and keep brain storming new ones, each term a little more out there than the next. Try new keyword combinations until you see the photo that makes you shout, “That’s the one!”
Your picture should directly relate to your video or your product and support your content.
The main concept in the image should clearly relate to the videos or business main topic and title.
Your photo should send your company message or the videos topic. It got to convey the message directly and quickly. That first image is so important.
Photos stir emotions, so make sure you’re stirring the right ones.
Can you make out the details at the size you will use the image?
Don't use royalty free photos, Your own photos keep you out of legal hassles. They often display your company image much better.
The legal stuff on royalty free photos creates too many problems. You can uses some royalty free unless it used on a profit making site . Youve got to watch the small print. The licensing may or may not allow you to modify the image, crop the picture to zoom in on the essential detail you’re after It almost takes a lawyer to understand it thus your company risk management thinking should say avoid it. .
When you take you Photos remember the rule of thirds often
carry more compositional and emotional clout pretty much stick
with the rules.
Get the basics right. Make sure that objects are in focus are, that the scene has enough light and contrast, and doesnt show noise.
ITs not that hard to get decent photos these days the cameras are so good , With a little practice you can do great photos.
Add the videos to your facebook site.
Add the videos to your youtube video site.