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I recently signed up for Fine Art America to see how it works and see if I can get some exposure for my work. So far I have a handful of photos but I am planning on putting up more. I will be uploading photos there that are not sold in my store so that possible buyers would have different options. My goal mainly is to upload my panoramas and other photos that I think would be good as design for cell phone cases and greeting cards.
They have a lot of cool features that help artists promote their work and one that I just discovered yesterday was where you can sponsor a page so your art work will show on the third row of a search. For my test I chose morning photos and it seemed to work. Two of my photos were featured on the third row. Today though, they changed the link to a different one, so I guess this is a daily thing you have to keep up with if you want your photos easily seen. I’m sure I’ll play with this some more when time permits.
This is one of the panorama photos I uploaded from our recent trip to Oswego, NY. As you can see, there’s a Fine Art America logo, I captured it from my page.
I am so new to this platform and don’t really know what to expect and how it all works. So if you see several posts from me from Fine Art America, I am not trying to spam you, I’m still trying to learn how this works.
To see my gallery in Fine Art America, click here or go to Fine Art America and look for artist Len Bishop. Do come back to see my new uploads, I am still in the process of adding more. Thanks and I hope you check out my work.
If you have any comments about Fine Art America or if you have used them before, do let me know.
Almost everyday, I take my dog for a walk around the loop where I live. A little ways outside of the loop there is a road that ends in a farm and wide open grassy area where cows, horses and donkeys are frequently seen. Everyday when Gypsy and I walk there, I always take a few photos from my phone of the same view where the sun sets. It is amazing how each day the scene varies because of the difference in the light and the cloud formation. After I take photos and select the one I like for that day, I do a quick post process using an app on my phone called Pixlr Express. I love this app. If you haven’t checked it out, please do, it’s so nice and easy to use.
Here are some of the shots that I have taken for the past month.
One day back in February I actually brought with me my DSLR and was able to capture this scene. The light was so amazing at that time. If I’m not mistaken, I probably saw this beautiful light from my front yard that’s why I brought my Nikon with me to shoot. I am so glad I did.
No matter how ordinary it may seem a certain spot is to you, if you have beautiful light, keep going back there and keep shooting it. You will end up with something amazing.
This week’s theme is Blessed. For this theme, I have picked a verse from the Bible from Jeremiah 17:7 which says “But blessed are those who trust in the Lord and have made the Lord their hope and confidence.”
Everyday, I look up in the sky and see the awesome work that the Lord has for us to see and experience. He’s just so amazing! I feel very blessed and it gives me hope each day knowing that the Lord is always there for me.
This photo was taken in Breckenridge, CO from Peak 7.