How to keep your photographs safe online: 5 essential tips

How to keep your photographs safe online
(Image credit: Future)

Almost every photographer on the planet will, at some point, upload their images to the web. The internet is now the primary destination for photographic and artistic works, with platforms such as Instagram offering a more attractive destination for many creators than print. 

Using a social platform is significantly more effective at growing a following than printing your images and attempting to sell them at a local level. Overall the web offers an excellent medium from which to promote your brand and reach like-minded photographers and clients.

Thank you for reading 5 articles this month* Join now for unlimited access

Enjoy your first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

*Read 5 free articles per month without a subscription

Join now for unlimited access

Try first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

Peter Fenech

As the Editor for  Digital Photographer magazine, Peter is a specialist in camera tutorials and creative projects to help you get the most out of your camera, lens, tripod, filters, gimbal, lighting and other imaging equipment.

After cutting his teeth working in retail for camera specialists like Jessops, he has spent 11 years as a photography journalist and freelance writer – and he is a Getty Images-registered photographer, to boot.

No matter what you want to shoot, Peter can help you sharpen your skills and elevate your ability, whether it’s taking portraits, capturing landscapes, shooting architecture, creating macro and still life, photographing action… he can help you learn and improve.