Our ShutterTalk Live streaming workshop, “The 5 Most Common Photo Rejection Reasons – And How to Avoid Them,” took place on Thursday, July 23, 2015 at 11am EST. The entire presentation is now available to view in the player below.

This episode, led by James Gash, Content Review Manager, addresses the five most common rejection reasons for images submitted to Shutterstock. He talks about why these rejections are so common and provide tips on how to avoid them in future submissions.

ShutterTalk Live is a free series that offers tips on how to maximize your results as a Shutterstock contributor.

For more information, check out these helpful links:

19 Common ‘Newbie’ Submission Mistakes You Can Easily Avoid

Angles and Lines: How to Avoid a ‘Composition’ Rejection

The Silent Treatment: How to Avoid a Visual ‘Noise’ Rejection

Light Advice: Avoid Rejection for ‘Poor Lighting’ or ‘Lighting Problems’

How to Achieve Accurate Focus in Every Photograph

Understanding Trademarks

Top image: Close up of the part of old camera by nofilm2011