The importance of professional property photography
Presentation is everything, especially when it comes to the digital world. There is no direct contact between buyer and seller in e-commerce. Every product is displayed through images and videos. There are countless products in the market and billions of buyers. A high-quality, well-taken 360° image would make the difference between buying and leaving. This is even truer in the case of the real estate business because people prefer to see the property online first and then if they are interested they would go and check it personally. But most people take it for granted and post pictures from their cell phones just to save a couple of dollars rather than asking a professional photographer to do so. This not only decreases the value of their product also minimizes the chances of their property being sold any time soon.
Research shows that property advertised by a professional photographer would take half the time to be sold than the property advertised by an amateur.
How property photography helps to build the seller’s credibility
Business is all about trust and especially in the digital world where there are fakes everywhere. A buyer wants a reliable product; a product that can be trusted. A good image of your commercial or residential property will make an impression that would show that this product is trustworthy.
How property photography adds value to real estate sales
Along with that, it might seem surprising but a well-taken image could add value to one’s property. A professional photographer would take images that would beautify the property. It would increase traffic, which means that more buyers would be interested in that property. So, this competition between the buyers would ultimately increase the value of the property.
How professional photography helps to sell properties quicker
Advertisement through a professional photographer would guarantee one’s property to be sold quickly. A good photograph would increase the traffic on one’s page or website. It would take the site or page on the top list of related searches on a browser. Then there would be more probability that serious buyers would see one’s post or visit a website. This would increase the chances of the property being sold in much less time as compared to a poorly photographed property.
Benefits of a perfect property photography image
“A perfect picture is the one that can be felt”
Only a professional photographer would be able to take a picture that could highlight all the best things about a property. This needs professional expertise. Not everybody can do this.
Nobody in this fast-moving world has the time to go through tons of pictures. The buyer would prefer that the seller should upload fewer pictures possible to show his property. And, only a professional photographer can do that. This would also help the seller to decrease the size of his page and make it more accessible to the buyer.
For any traditional property adviser, a professional photographer would help him make his data accessible to the whole world through this he\she would be able to enter the world of countless opportunities. Through the internet whole world would be his market but it would also mean that the whole world is his competitor. So, to excel in this situation he\she would need a lens that is gifted.
Nowadays, buyers prefer comprehensive images of the property. A professional photographer has the tools and equipment like drones etc. to take pictures from any angle that would add value or make the property to be quicker.
“People buy what they see”, it’s an incomplete phrase rather it should be “people buy what they see and which attracts their attention”
Taking photographs is one thing but not everybody is an expert in using application software that enhances the quality of an image to make it perfect. A professional photographer would edit the images to make them attractive. So, it catches the attention of buyers. Everybody knows that things look glowing to the naked eye but when their photographs don’t come as catchy. There is a whole process and a special kind of expertise is needed to make a photograph perfect.
Property photography benefits
Photography is an art and like any art, it can be done by anybody for personal pleasure, but one shouldn’t risk it when money is evolved. So, to achieve that it is mandatory to hire a professional photographer. It would cost nothing as compared to the benefits it would bring.
If you have any questions or would like to discuss property photography please contact Skywall Photography – West Yorkshire Professional Photographer.
Dustin Smith, a native of Austin, Texas, is the owner and lead photographer at Skywall Photography, an award-winning commercial and event photography business based in Huddersfield, UK. Growing up in the heart of Texas, Dustin was surrounded by stunning scenery and breathtaking sunsets that would later inspire his passion for photography.
After graduating from Kansas University, Dustin embarked on a journey to explore the world and its diverse cultures. Visiting over 40 countries, he found himself captivated by the beauty of each moment and began capturing them through his lens. This love for photography led him to work with a wide range of clients, including celebrities, corporations, and families, in various settings and events.
Dustin’s dedication to his craft has earned him numerous accolades, such as the 2021 Yorkshire Property Photographer of the Year, multiple awards from The Societies of Photographers, and finalist positions in North of England Wedding Awards and Travel Channel Photography Contests. His work has also graced the covers of Georgetown View Magazine and the national PME magazine.
Skywall Photography is a tribute to Dustin’s late grandmother, Grandma Waller, who gifted him his first professional camera and encouraged him to pursue his dreams. The name “Skywall” symbolises both the heavens and his grandmother’s surname, keeping her memory alive in every captured moment. As Dustin continues to create stunning visuals, he honours the woman who inspired him to follow his passion and share the beauty of the world with others.