When you're shooting images there are certain key decisions you have to make starting way before you press the shutter through to when you're sitting back at your desk and looking to send them out to an agent. We've put together an infographic which describes some of those important decisions. Obviously we can't include every one and we're sure you can add your own too however we think we've covered the big ones. The drawing is all very tongue-in-cheek, it's a diagram we hope raises a little smile as well as getting a serious message across. On Windows platforms you can see this full size if you right-click and select 'view image'. Sorry I don't know the command for Apple, IOS or Android.
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