Taking Quality Pictures of eBay Items
Taking a quality photo of an item that you want to sell in an eBay auction is important. These eBay photography tips will help you present a professional image to enhance your merchandise and fetch top dollar on eBay:
Be sure that the item is clean, unwrinkled, and lint-free.
Take the photo against a solid, undecorated background.
Make sure the picture is in focus.
Check that you have enough lighting to show the details of your item.
Take second and third images to show specific details, such as a signature or a detail that better identifies your item.
It's unnecessary to use an image that's more than 72 dpi for online purposes. Don't worry about megapixels.
Try to keep the total size of your pictures in the description less than 50K for a smooth and swift download. eBay compresses the photos you upload for the top of the listing but does not compress the photos in the description.