2005-02-15: Another day, another 20 cents.I learned that I just made another 20 cents off of photography. Someone went and downloaded my picture of a rusty tractor from Shutterstock. This means that, of all the photos I've taken with my 828, so far I've averaged 1/144th of a cent for each time I've pressed the shutter button. This is significantly up from last time, when I had made 1/217th of a cent for each time I've clicked the shutter.
So what I'm learning here, is that photographs of rusty farm equipment sell. Pictures of seagulls, however, do not. And I know from reading the forums, that bikini shots get downloaded a lot. So therefore, I know that if I were to photograph rusty farm equipment in bikinis, I would probably corner the market in sales. Now to find some swimwear that'll fit a tractor...