Engaging Media Interest

Taking pictures for the press


What do you need to get a picture published in the press? It's a question often asked by charities and small businesses with a news item they want to send out as a press release.

The simple answer is a cam­era, simple skills and good media contacts.  And you can increase your chances considerably by following a simple set of guidelines.

Shooting a quality photo

Knowing your publishers and what they want

And remember that determination, patience and a little luck may also be required.

© Owen Spencer-Thomas


22 September 2011

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