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Getting Started in Stock Photography

Selling photography and illustrations through stock image agencies is a great way to make money. Tens of thousands of amatuer and professional potographers around the world make a great side income this way. There are hundred of photographers that have made “microstock” their day job and earn enough to live by selling their images through multiple stock image agencies.

Selling photography and illustrations through stock image agencies is a great way to make money. Tens of thousands of amatuer and professional potographers around the world make a great side income this way. There are hundred of photographers that have made “microstock” their day job and earn enough to live by selling their images through multiple stock image agencies.

In this area you will find information to help you learn how to sell your images effective and earn the most money with the least amount of time.

 

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  • Agency Lists
    View the agency review list for photographers looking to make money with selling their images. The statitics and reviews are geared toward people looking to sell, although the information might be interesting to designers as well.
  • Photographer Articles
    Life would be much easier if every image was accepted and sold well at every agency, giving you enough cash to retire in a month. Unfortunately this doesn’t happen and certainly not in a day. These articles will help you make more money without finding yourself depressed from the constant changing environment of stock photography.
  • Recommended Equipment (coming soon)
    The great thing about microstock photography is that it doesn’t require a studio to get started. Many people shoot with their “family camera” using their family as their models. However, as you try to compete with other photographers you will find that you need to invest into some better equipment. Find our recommendations and other users reviews.