Legal and Image Requirements

In order to submit my work into iStock it needs to hold in several different requirements: Image Format and Size: All of my images are in RGB JPG files, they are also all larger than 1600 x 1200 pixels (5184 x 3456), which fits the criteria set by iStock. When taking the images I’ve made sure to…

Final Images

After deciding to focus on the bath images I needed a theme to run through them. I have chosen to have 3 themes within those photos, these themes are meant to work as 3 different collections: A winter collection. A spring-summer collection A autumn collection Winter: For the winter collection I decided to use a couple…

Perfume Adverts and Surreality

Perfume adverts tend to work with a surreality quite often. Many adverts focus on how the perfume would make you feel as opposed to what the product actually is. I would assume that the reason they chose this path is because scent is very difficult to describe, as opposed to clothes and make up that…

Flowers-First ideas and test shoots

My theme for this project is flowers. I’ve decided to go with this theme after looking at Alma Haser’s work. I was inspired by her use of flowers in her photography to create something of my own. After a group member for a collaborative project I am a part of sent me a photo of a…

Applying to become a Getty and iStock contributor

I’ve started my application to Getty and iStock quite early on, however the process takes a bit longer than I originally thought. 7/10/16: The first pit stop in my journey to becoming a contributor started with registering my interest to become a Getty and iStock on their Work With Us platform. I had to submit 3…

Surreality on Getty Images

After looking into the Getty Images Visual Trend Forecast and researching Kenzo, I started my research by simply typing Surreality onto Getty images. I looked at the work already available on the website and what is expected from the photographs uploaded to the site. I noticed that photographers tend to stick to one theme when…

Kenzo

Kenzo is a clothing brand founded in 1970. This brand’s clothes are known to be playful and different, by experimenting with different colours, shapes, and patterns. Their campaigns tend to match the joyfulness of the product itself. Back in 2013 they presented a very out of the box campaign for their autumn-winter collection with the…