Ellen Boughn

Consultant, www.ellenboughn.com

Ellen has over 30 years of experience in the photography business gained at such organizations as Dreamstime, UpperCut Images, Workbookstock, Corbis, Getty (Stone), The Image Bank (Artville) and the creative agency After-Image, which she started in Los Angeles at the beginning of her career. She has been directly involved in the creation of four major stock photography collections, and has directed the production of more than 200 stock shoots from concepting to directing on-set. Ellen has a deep understanding of all stock photo markets including rights-managed and microstock. She is a frequent speaker at industry events and is a member of the Advisory Board of the Northwest College of Art as well as ASMP, ASPP and PACA. She recently participated in portfolio reviews at the Palm Springs Photography Festival, PhotoLucida and Critical Mass. She is qualified as an expert witness and appraiser as to the licensing value of photo collections. Ellen writes for the ASMP blog “Strictly Business” and is the author of Microstock Money Shots—Turning Downloads into Dollars, published by Amphoto Books.

Website: www.ellenboughn.com
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Ellen's Posts

Nov 2010 Stop Making These Portfolio Mistakes Article