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Chapter 9. Output Options > Quality images for online auctions

Quality images for online auctions

Looking to sell an item in an online auction? If you're serious about selling, you'll need a quality image to accompany your text description on the auction site. An image is a crucial selling tool—not only will it attract buyers, but it will also let them know exactly what they're bidding on. Digital cameras are perfect for shooting online auction items, and getting a great shot is a matter of some simple photographic techniques.

The importance of good photography

A good photo is key when using an online auction service. Since your goal is to drive the price up as high as possible, you want to make your item look as appealing as you can and differentiate it from similar items that are competing for the buyer's attention. Since all you have to work with is your written description and your images, think of your images as your product display and your description as your salesperson.


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