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Simple stock photos to take at home!

By ccuddihy | April 3, 2020 | 0 Comments

If you find yourself feeling a little cooped up while spending time at home, here’s an easy way to create some new stock photos to pass the time – and maybe earn a little side-income, too. All you need is a table and a few props and voila — you’ve got a simple photo studio! […]

Stock photos to take at home right now

By ccuddihy | March 27, 2020 | 0 Comments

Well, everything is weird right now. But — the great news for us is that stock photos are still selling. It’s just that what’s selling is a little different than it was a month ago. For example, travel photos might not sell well over the next few months. Yep, I’ve seen a big dip in […]

Stuck inside? Here’s a fun thing to do…

By ccuddihy | March 22, 2020 | 0 Comments

I hope you’re doing alright and staying healthy in this strange time. If you’re cooped up inside and your travel plans are on hold for the time being (mine are – I was planning to go to Italy!) here’s something fun that could bring in a little income… Our friends at International Living magazine reached […]

He tripled his stock income in four months!

By ccuddihy | March 13, 2020 | 0 Comments

Supercharge Your Stock Portfolio By Jeff Kontur, Stock Photographer In September I took a good close look at my stock portfolio. After nearly five years doing stock photos and videos, it was the first time I had ever done that. Between photos and videos, I had a total of 895 assets listed for sale. Normally […]

Stock paid for her trip to Israel

By ccuddihy | March 6, 2020 | 0 Comments

My goal for 2020 is to build up my stock portfolio with Alamy. And I think you should, too. Alamy is a different kind of stock agency. You can read more about how it works here. As I mentioned a few weeks ago, with only a very small portfolio, I sold an image there for […]

My biggest stock photo sale

By ccuddihy | February 28, 2020 | 0 Comments

Woah! I sold a photo on Alamy for $700 last month. My cut: $280. That’s a lot more than the usual $.36-$2.50 from other agencies! It’s a super simple shot, too. Here’s what sold: As an Alamy contributor since last year, I’ve only made three sales there – for $700, $56, and $67. But, with […]

New Facebook group for members!

By ccuddihy | February 21, 2020 | 0 Comments
Breakfast Stock Club Facebook Group

Quick note today… If you’re a Breakfast Stock Club member, I’ve just started up a new, members-only Breakfast Stock Club Facebook group for you here. As a reader, you can always see what’s new on the official Breakfast Stock Club page, but now members have a designated place to share successes and ideas related to […]

One of the biggest trends to photograph in 2020

By ccuddihy | February 14, 2020 | 0 Comments

“True Blue” is the subject of this month’s BSC Challenge… which is convenient, because blue also happens to be the Pantone Color of the year. … though they call it “Classic Blue.” Since this hue will likely dominate the worlds of fashion, design, and advertising in the year ahead, now is the perfect time to […]

Getting what you want in 2020

By ccuddihy | January 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

It’s a new decade. What do you want your life to look like? Would you rather… A. Sit in a chair, zoning out in front your phone? B. Travel… have adventures… get healthy… and make income doing things you love? We all know New Year’s resolutions don’t work. Because getting what we want in life […]

Year in Review

By ccuddihy | January 10, 2020 | 0 Comments

I still can’t believe it’s 2020… can you? Sitting here at the dawn of a new decade, it’s the perfect time to look back at what we’ve done and set new goals for next 10 years. A BIG THANK YOU to everyone who filled out our 2019 Year in Review survey. Now, let’s take a […]