Selling photos of boats

Larry Colen lrc at red4est.com
Sat Oct 24 22:35:41 EDT 2009


On Sat, Oct 24, 2009 at 10:32:00PM -0400, paul stenquist wrote:
> Odd. Perhaps she's giving them away or selling them for peanuts.

Actually Ed and Lorna are a couple not a "she".

They've got some pretty nice shots:
http://www.chauvaudphoto.com/galleries

I've not talked to them yet, so I don't know how it's really working.

> Paul
> On Oct 24, 2009, at 9:46 PM, Larry Colen wrote:
> 
> >Mom's friend seems to specialize in fishing and coast guard boats.
> >
> >
> >On Sun, Oct 25, 2009 at 10:34:30AM +0900, David Savage wrote:
> >>2009/10/25 Cotty <cottycam at mac.com>:
> >>>On 24/10/09, Larry Colen, discombobulated, unleashed:
> >>>
> >>>>It shouldn't be too hard figuring out how to get the shots of the
> >>>>boats, and with a bit of practice, a tripod and my bigma, I  
> >>>>should be
> >>>>able to work out the technical issues, but I'm not sure how to work
> >>>>out the business end. How to connect with the customers to give  
> >>>>them
> >>>>the opportunity to buy my photos.
> >>>>
> >>>>Any suggestions?
> >>>
> >>>Avoid the small rustbuckets - go for the glamourous end - the  
> >>>bigger the
> >>>better - they have money.
> >>
> >>They are also notoriously tight with their money. When we used to  
> >>deal
> >>with those kinds of boats/boat owners at work, they were always  
> >>trying
> >>to screw us down on price.
> >>
> >>DS
> >>
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