Another blog in the series Microstock Photography: In The Field Like most of people, I don’t much enjoy going to the dentist to have my teeth poked and prodded. But going to the dentist safely tucked behind my camera and doing a photo shoot sounded fun! So I was excited at the opportunity to do […]
One of the greatest benefits that microstock agencies offer to you as a contributor is in providing and managing the legal protection for your media. If you’re new to the stock industry, the entire concept of licensing may seem pretty confusing. But if you’re considering selling your photos, videos, illustrations, audio, or other artistic media […]
Winter months can offer some beautifully unique shooting opportunities. The days are shorter so it’s much easier to get up for sunrise or stay out for sunset. And the sun stays at a lower angle in the sky, giving more warm natural light opportunities throughout the day. Plus, this is the ideal time for capturing stylized […]
A common issue I’ve seen many new microstock photographers struggle with is procrastination. I know I’ve been guilty of it too. I’ve heard tons of different reasons why someone hasn’t been adding photos to their portfolio, or why they keep putting off learning to shoot people. Maybe they’re waiting for that perfect model, or they’re […]
Have you been told you have a voice that would sound great in a video, commercial, or other presentation? Are you new to voice recording but wanting to give it a try? With a simple understanding of the basics, and a good microphone and recorder, you can get started in creating good clean voice recordings […]
Everything Microstock’s own Eliza (Leez) Snow was recently featured on NBC’s technology and innovations show Tech Now! Leez talks about how she got started in microstock photography while host Scott McGrew covers the overall microstock industry.