Taking Full Advantage of Your Snap Happy Photos
In a digital world where everything can easily be documented through smartphones and digital cameras, being a snap happy individual usually means having hundreds or even thousands of photos stored in your device. Being snap happy is actually a unique thing because you’re in a way spending a lot of your time snapping photos that others will simply ignore or pass up.
While most of the time, photos in your storage device remain there for eternity and you literally just forget about them, you can actually do something in order to make them a little bit more valuable. So in this article, let’s try to talk about how you can take full advantage of you being a snap happy guy/gal.
1 – Make lasting memories you can give to your friends.
You can’t deny it – majority of the photos you have consist of you and your friends in your finest moments together. So instead of having to hide and store them forever, why not print them out and make a collage? Though you can have an easier time by sending them a digital copy instead, printed photos put in a collage or picture frame is just irreplaceable. Certainly anyone who receives this kind of memorabilia will appreciate and value it.
2 – Make a contribution through stock photos.
Well, there are some people who aren’t fond of having their photos printed, but still, you can have another way to give them value. You probably don’t know it yet, but you actually can sell your photos to a stock photo website online. The moment these companies get ownership of the photos, they will sell it to other people who need it for stuff like online newspapers, business websites, personal blogs, and even magazines. For your part, it’s actually a compliment to see others appreciating your work.
3 – Perhaps printed art could fancy you.
We talked about earlier on how you might be one of those who aren’t willing to have your photos printed. But what if we tell you that you might actually be talented enough in photography that some of your photos can pass as legitimate art? There have been quite a few instances in which snap happy people realized that many of their photos could be very interesting for collectors and art aficionados that they will never hesitate to buy them. This really is nothing new since many people managed to make a lot of money by selecting the best photos they snapped, printing and framing them, and finally selling them as genuine artwork.
So those are just some of the ways you can take advantage of your photos, and no matter how random you think they are, there really is no telling how much value they have to other people.