After sending us photos for a new website…
Client: Please don’t use any
photos where you can see anyone’s face. We didn’t get permission from the
parents to take photos of their children. You can use stock pictures instead.
With those restrictions, about 2% of the
photos the client sent were actually useable. I did up a preview of the site,
using what pictures I could, and filling in the rest with stock photos, and I
sent it over to the client.
Client: I don’t feel like
the stock pictures work well. Please use the photos we took, but perhaps change
the race of the children – make some
of them Asian in Photoshop.
Me: …um do you not just
want me to find stock pictures of Asian children?
Client: I guess that will