how to sell photos

Can Stock Photography Pay the Mortgage?

By James Good | May 17, 2018 | 4 Comments

Steve Collender reached his goal of 10,000 stock photography sales on Shutterstock. At the end of his second year submitting photos to stock agencies, the sales are paying his mortgage, and then some. Find out how Steve got started in stock and how keeping at it pays off.

How to Sell Photos in Multiple Stock Agencies

By James Good | November 18, 2017 | Comments Off on How to Sell Photos in Multiple Stock Agencies

To make an income by selling your photos as stock, it’s a good idea to sell in multiple different agencies at once. Here’s how.

How to Sell Photos of Your Adventures

By James Good | April 11, 2016 | Comments Off on How to Sell Photos of Your Adventures

Adventure-themed pictures have proven to be a highly marketable subject in stock photography. Photos of people do sell better than anything else in stock. Self-portraits and adventure could be the ticket to selling more stock images.

VIDEO: How to Get Started with Stock Photography

By James Good | March 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

Watch a Stock Uploading webinar and get your questions answered about uploading stock photography. In addition to the webinar, enjoy these tips to start selling stock today.

VIDEO: How to Choose Your Best Photos for Stock

By James Good | February 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

Watch video tutorials of how to upload stock photos to stock agencies. The video series will walk you through the process to submit to multiple agencies.

Stock Photo Beginner’s Guide: Part 3

By James Good | October 10, 2014 | 0 Comments
This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Stock Photo Beginner’s Guide

Here are some things you can do to increase your stock photography sales. Keep in mind that getting started is usually the hardest part. Use this guide to start selling stock photos now.

Stock Photo Beginner’s Guide: Part 2

By James Good | October 3, 2014 | 0 Comments
This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Stock Photo Beginner’s Guide

It’s time to focus on making more stock photography sales. If your stock photos just aren’t selling, there are a number of reasons why that could be. Learn how to attract more buyers.

Stock Photo Beginner’s Guide: Part 1

By James Good | September 26, 2014 | 0 Comments
This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Stock Photo Beginner’s Guide

Here is a helpful guide to start selling stock photos. If you want to turn your photos into a side income with stock, right now is the best time to start.

What to Shoot for Stock This Year

By James Good | January 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

If your goal is to make money shooting photos for stock but you don’t have a lot of spare time, shoot your hobbies. Take some time each day to figure out how to photograph what is on your hobby list.

Sell Macro Photos as Stock

By James Good | June 6, 2011 | 0 Comments

Macro photography is great for stock. When shooting macro photography there are some great techniques to learn without using a macro lens. When you start thinking about stock concepts you’ll find them everywhere in macro photography.