Tips and Tricks

How Many Photos Should You Order? Casting Your Listing In Its Best Light

How many photos should you take for a listing? Is it dependent on the size of the house or the features? While I’m sure everyone approaches their marketing a little differently, we thought we’d give you our thoughts on how to approach your listing photography and factors to consider. According to Mediamax Master Photographer John Koliopoulos, there […]


Presentation Matters: Selecting a Tour Design That Helps Buyers Fall in Love With Your Listings!

All virtual tours and single property sites are not created equal!  Your Mediamax photography, 3D immersive images and video can be displayed within a wide variety of designs.  The two most important things to consider when choosing a virtual tour design are easy navigation and mobile responsiveness.  In other words, make it easy for consumers to […]


Neutral But Not Boring: Adding Interest To Your Marketing Photos

Recently, we published an article on keeping wall colors neutral in the properties that you are marketing, and encouraging sellers to see the property from the buyer’s perspective. This is definitely still the best way to sell a property, but may leave you wondering how to make your marketing photos stand out.  Inman recently published […]


How Mediamax Helps You Win Listings

Most of you know that when you have a listing, you can count on us here at Mediamax to capture high quality photography of your property with reliability and a quick turnaround. But did you know that we offer additional resources to help you win future listings? We like to think of ourselves as your […]


Preparing For Your Photography Appointment: Remove the Clutter

So you’ve scheduled your professional photography appointment for your listing. But is the property photo ready? Here’s how to know. First, try to think of the overall picture. Mediamax Master Photographer John Koliopoulos suggests, “Put yourself in the shoes of the home buyer.” Do they want to see your personal belongings sitting around?  Often there […]


How to create YouTube versions of your tours to maximize online exposure!

In our never ending quest to help our clients maximize their investment in professional listing photography, here’s a GREAT tool that truly helps your listings and you gain better search exposure. There’s really three reasons to re-purpose your virtual tours into YouTube videos: 1. YouTube video versions of your tours rank very high in Google […]


Tour Tips: How to Arrange Photos in Your Mediamax Virtual Tour

Tour Tips: How to Arrange Photos in Your Mediamax Virtual Tour

Once your listing has been photographed and your photographer has uploaded your photos to your Mediamax Virtual Tour, you don’t have to leave it at that. There’s plenty of customizing you can do to make sure your listing shows online just the way you want it. For instance, maybe your listing has a beautiful dining room […]


Tour Tips: How to Add Music to Your Mediamax Virtual Tour

Tour Tips: How to Add Music to Your Mediamax Virtual Tour

Would you like to add music to your Mediamax Virtual Tour? We offer a wide selection of music tracks – better known as loops – from gentle acoustic to classic country to mid-tempo bluesy and more. There are even a few nature sound loops on the list, including a flowing brook and chirping birds. You […]


New! Introducing Measuring and Floor Plans by Mediamax

New! Introducing Measuring and Floor Plans by Mediamax

At Mediamax, we’re always looking for new ways to help you energize your marketing. Whether it’s HDR, Twilight and Aerial photography or innovations like our Cinematic Home Tour videos, we’re always working to help you stand out from the pack. Now, here comes something really exciting and new. Introducing Measuring and Floor Plans by Mediamax. […]


6 ways to get better photos of bedrooms for your listings

6 ways to get better photos of bedrooms for your listings

If the kitchen sells the house, what about the bedrooms? In a previous post I talked about how important professional kitchen photos are to making that great first impression online. But what about the rest of the house? When you pique buyers’ interest with the kitchen, you don’t want to turn them off elsewhere. All […]