Photos and other images can be helpful for improving context and understanding for your content.

Points to consider when selecting images:

  • Make sure the image is useful and relevant to your content
  • Ensure that the photo fits with the TAMHSC brand
  • Consider utilizing our existing library of images available through TAMHSC Governmental and Public Affairs
  • If necessary, enlist the help of a professional photographer, available through Governmental and Public Affairs
  • No image is better than adding a poor quality image

Avoid These Mistakes

  • Large file sizes
  • Cropping incorrectly
  • Poor quality images
  • Images as space filler
  • Collages on webpages
  • Too many images per page
  • Random layout or placement
  • Bad photo editing
  • Images that are clearly not current

 Recommended Photo Editing Software

“Save for web” options are available to keep file sizes smaller.

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