Upload & Sell: Off
Mark Metternich wrote:
I'm not sure why (people don't share as much as you are describing here)? Some have blatantly told me I might be "creating my own competition." I don't see it that way. "Give and you will receive" is how I see it. I have been at landscape petal to the metal for exactly 9 years now (first SLR in AUG of 03 - and shot up to the Canadian Rockies the next day!) with the aim of selling higher end fine art gallery prints increasingly. It is such a difficult road to climb, most never will (and I...Show more →
For the record, a number of us are happy to be completely forthcoming about the techniques we use in our photography, particularly as they apply to post processing. I often write about these things at my blog and post tips and techniques here when appropriate.
I adopted a philosophy some time ago holding that if I'm unwilling to reveal a technique I probably should not use it. And technique itself is simply technique - it is what you do with it that really matters in the end. In other words, ones vision and how to create work based on that vision is far more important than any specific technique to the success of the work. (Which is not to say, at all, that technical knowledge and skill is unimportant.)