Jump to content

AIM Categories

Phil Robinson

Recommended Posts

I don't know how important the category fields in the optional info are in searches - or are likely to become - but I do always try to apply them as best I can.

There are some obvious gaps though, and so I find it hard to categorise some of my images.



politics (I can't bring myself to tag Jacob Rees Mogg as 'entertainment and celebrities') 

history - not archive/historical (ie old) images, but pics with a historical subject

daily / everyday life


I know there are more, but I can't think of them at the moment. I'm sure others can. 


Link to comment
Share on other sites

IMHO the categories in AIM should match those shown on the Alamy homepage.  There are 56 of them, which is probably too many, but those in AIM should at least match a subset of those.  Also, a short description of each category would be useful so that its not left up to the interpretation of each contributor.



Link to comment
Share on other sites


This topic is now archived and is closed to further replies.

  • Create New...

Important Information

We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue.