How to Assemble Your Pictures into a Photography Portfolio
As a photographer, images
are just the start. How do you decide which are your best photographs? How do
you selectively choose the best that represent your style, and then what’s the
best way to display those in a portfolio to someone who may not be familiar
with your work?
You have your photos selected, congratulations!
Now, it’s time to organise your photos by dividing them into related groups based on the
subject matter, types of projects, or skills you’re trying to demonstrate.
You need to choose what type, or types of portfolio
you’ll need, and adjust your photos accordingly. For example, you might want to
make different colour preparations for print, than for web viewing. Are you
confident enough to make something yourself, or do you prefer to use a
template? These are all things that this lesson will look at, as we help to
guide you through the creation of your portfolio.
If you found this video useful, then check out the
full course: The Photographer’s Portfolio.
You’ll find thirteen more video lessons just like this one, each detailing a
different aspect of portfolio creation. You’ll learn how to craft a vision for
your portfolio, how to assemble it and the best way to display it.
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