> How do I search for specific photos?
to the Photos page, select color or black & white or both. Then select a
catalog section (ie: Children, Families, etc) and either View
All or a keyword (ie: Minorities, Friendship, etc). An additional
keyword can be selected by using the "Not used" drop
down box. Then click the Search button. Do not use your keyboard
'enter' or 'return' key. Click the thumbnail image(s) to see the
larger size. Use your browser's back button to return to your
popular people photos.
Can I retrieve a specific photo that I've seen before?
the photo number into the box beside "Search by Image Number"
and click the Go button. Click the thumbnail image to see the
How do I keep track of my search results?
are several ways depending on your personal preference: You can
bookmark any 'larger view' page. This is the page that results
from clicking a thumbnail image. Also, you can copy and paste
the URL of 'larger view' page(s) into a simple text or Word document.
You can also print out thumbnail pages and the ' larger view '
photos of interest. This often works best, especially if you will
be reviewing your choices with others at a desk or table. Use
"Landscape" mode when printing if your printer cuts
off some of the photos. You can also download photos for comp
and evaluation purposes: Note that the photo number will not automatically
save, you must manually enter it while saving the photo to your
computer. We can also email various size comp / evaluation photos
to you free of charge (for evaluation purposes only; comps may
not be used in any "final" product). Comp
If you email my photo order will the photos be high enough resolution
emailed digital photo files are compressed high resolution JPEG's, about 1-2 megs each that expand to full size when opened - 300 dpi, about 6.5 x 8.5 inches, approx. 15 megs, for our Standard
size. Larger sizes available.
Are your photos Model Released? - if so, which ones?
they are model released — all of them.
> Where can I find your blog?
It's at http://ruff-draft.tumblr.com/
> Anything else we could look at?
We have some project oriented work here: http://harrycutting.blogspot.com/
I need to test drive some images in my project, can you send me
fairly large comp / evaluation photos?
just email us the photo number(s), tell us who you
are and what project you are working on and we will send you,
via email, 150 dpi images measuring about 4 by 6 inches or so. Email your request
and we will send them before day's end.
When can I expect to receive my photos?
Standard delivery is by email, one digital photo file per email, to you and / or a third party. Orders are shipped within twelve hours, usually much sooner.
How do I pay for my order?
All orders need to be prepaid by credit card: we will provide you with a secure place to pay online once we receive your order. When ordering please include the photo number(s), your postal address, phone number, whether you are a non-profit or for-profit entity, usage rights you wish to purchase, and email address to ship photo(s) and payment request to.
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