Frequently Asked Questions

About GuruShots
What is GuruShots?
GuruShots is a place where professional photographers help amateurs improve their photography skills. Amateurs photographers upload their photos and receive professional critiques or post processing on each photo.
Who can benefit from GuruShots?
Any amateur photographer who is truly seeking to improve his or her photography skills.
Who are the Professionals (Pros)?
The professional photographers in the GuruShots network are all experienced photographers from around the world. All of have been carefully selected to be part of the GuruShots network for their exceptional abilities and talent in photography. Many of them have been photographing for over 20 years. They all love the art and enjoy working with amateur photographers.
How quickly will I receive a response?
The Pro you hire has 72 hours to accept the job (typically you will receive a response within 12 hours and often much less). The Pro then has 24 hours to complete the job. If a Pro declines your request or is not able to complete the job in time you will be asked to choose a different Pro at no additional cost to you.
How many photos can I upload?
You can upload as many photos as you want. People typically upload one to three photos at a time.
How do I pay?
You can pay using any major credit card or Paypal. Payment occurs when you hire a professional.
What file format do I need to use for the photos I upload? What is the maximum size of the files?
The format must be .jpeg and files must not be larger than 20MB.
If I upload my photos to the website do I still maintain my full rights to them?
Yes. Absolutely. GuruShots maintains the rights to any content created on the site but you maintain the rights to your photos.
Have any additional questions? Contact us.