Most real estate images simply fail to invite the viewer in.
Colors must be appear real, but rich. Lighting should be dramatic and seductive. Even in less than optimal lighting, this can be achieved after the shoot in Photoshop.
Details matter. Even in winter there should be water in the pool, a sense of warmth in the atmosphere. Again, Photoshop skill comes into play.
Images 1-6 showcase101 Lily Pond Lane in East Hampton which sold for a record $110 million.
Shot in low winter light, facades were set off to their best advantage with subtle correction. The heavy tarp was replaced with beautiful water in the pool. Dirt and debris cleaned up, as seen in before and after set ups. The beautiful natural light from the ocean was achieved without flash and enhanced in Photoshop.