Stock Photos Manipulators Really UseAs a photo manipulator, it is extremely frustrating to find a piece of stock that is perfect for your current project, but almost useless because of the extra time and work required to get the image clean enough for proper use. Here are some tips that show what I look for, when hunting for a photo.Stock Photos Manipulators Really Use by ~Dr-Murdock-Kawfi
Perhaps the most important thing of all. I want a back ground that is clean and uncomplicated, preferably a solid color. I suggest an off color, something that isn't in your costume or any other part of the photo. (Like a green screen in a movie) Hanging up a sheet is and excellent thing, especially one that is fresh with minimal wrinkles. A wall is great too, but it often helps to put down a sheet on the floor so you have a solid color as a background.
For outdoor stock, Backgrounds that are simple are best. Try to avoid lots of trees, or a busy street, or anything complicated, unless it is specifically part of your stock. When shooting outside, make sure you