Amazng new photographer here :)

  1. Cagsil profile image81
    Cagsilposted 7 years ago

    Welcome to Hubpages! smile

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  2. rebekahELLE profile image86
    rebekahELLEposted 7 years ago

    You might be interested in a contest beginning in November, HubPages Patron of the Arts. It includes prose, poetry and photography hubs as entries.
    http://hubpages.com/static/hubpatron_of_the_arts.php

    The best way to learn about the site is to take some time to look around and become familiar with the Learning Center. enjoy.  Welcome. smile

  3. SiddSingh profile image60
    SiddSinghposted 7 years ago

    Hi Joe,

    You have got some good photographs, both here and on your website.

    A few suggestions -

    >> You would like to tag your images properly - that will make them easier to find  through image search.

    >> Rather than loading dozens of pics in a single hub, use only a few - and centered around a theme. For example, a hub on "Buffalo Herds in Yellowstone", with selected pics.

    >> Use low resolution images and watermark them - though HubPages has a policy of not allowing watermarked images - I am not sure whether self owned image are exempted. You can mail them and ask for a clarification.

    >> You can also add a few tips - for example, that image of the waterfall - you can write about what time of the day it was, the ambient light conditions, what camera settings you used - shutter speed etc.

    >> Don't put so many links to your website in a single hub, just one or two. And don't do it on every hub.

    >> On your website, just above the Adsense block - please remove the heading "Check out this offer" - it will jeopardize your Adsense account.

 
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