To be successful with stock photo sales, we need to start thinking like stock photographers when photographing. There are ways to photograph that will make your photos more appealing to buyers of stock photography.
Here are a few ideas for your stock photographer friends wish lists. These ideas fit a range of budgets and might even benefit your stock photography sales.
Find out how many images you need to upload each month to make an income selling stock photos. What does it take to be able to reach your income goals doing something you love?
When starting out in stock photography submit your photos to multiple agencies. Apply to agencies, shoot, set goals and submit your photos.
You can take stock-worthy photos every single day. It’s not that hard. And it’s even easier when you’ve got a pro there to teach you how.
Enjoy the photography process and have fun. Focus on quality over quantity. You’ll improve as a stock photographer and sell more photos.
Learn how to submit and sell photos to multiple stock agencies from a successful beginning stock photographer. Just keep shooting and uploading and don’t get discouraged. Photo stock sales will happen.
What makes a photo a “stock shot”? One way to find out is to ask a successful stock photographer and find out how she prepares to get the shot and what she shoots.