Selling Photos

Should you take flower photos for stock?

By ccuddihy | May 8, 2020 | 0 Comments

Stock agencies love to tell new contributors NOT to send in flower photos. And I get it. Everyone takes photos of flowers because they’re pretty. But just because a flower is pretty… doesn’t mean that your photo of it is a saleable image. So stock agency inspectors are left rejecting thousands of quick snapshots of […]

Try this cool camera trick!

By ccuddihy | February 7, 2020 | 0 Comments

For the Breakfast Stock Club Challenge “Let’s Play,” I decided to take my camera out and play with a new technique, called “double exposure.” Here’s the result, which I showed you last week: I wasn’t going to submit this photo to my agencies. I thought it was too “experimental.” But it’s become one of my […]

What Makes A Good Stock Photo?

By Breakfast Stock Club | September 6, 2019 | 0 Comments

Not sure which of your photos you should sell as stock?… here’s a video walking you through what works best as stock, what doesn’t, and why.

Stock Phototograpghy Do’s and Don’ts

By Breakfast Stock Club | August 16, 2019 | 1 Comment

Overwhelmed by all of the information on selling your photos as stock?… here’s a quick and easy stock photography “do’s and don’ts” list to follow.

Stock Photo Time Management
When all you can do is a little …

By Breakfast Stock Club | June 21, 2019 | 1 Comment

Breakfast Stock Club member John Cumbow is a great example of consistency. John loves to take photos during his travels, and over time, he’s turned his love of travel into a stock photo portfolio with hundreds of images that bring in consistent sales.

Stock photo success is within your reach!

By Breakfast Stock Club | May 24, 2019 | 0 Comments

Kim Nelson’s stock photo success story shows that she’s finding success with consistent srock agency sales while also keeping an eye to the future.

Breakfast Stock Club Reader Survey Results

By Breakfast Stock Club | February 22, 2019 | 2 Comments

Breakfast Stock Club Reader Survey Results – Here’s how it all shook out with your input

How to Double Your Stock Photography Sales

By Breakfast Stock Club | February 15, 2019 | 2 Comments

Valerie Haas mentioned that she had nearly doubled her stock photo income in one year, I was all ears!

Favorite Stock Agencies

By Breakfast Stock Club | December 14, 2018 | 4 Comments

Breakfast Stock Club member Elizabeth Coughlan uses both Alamy and Shutterstock, and she’s written up a great summary, based on her experience, of the strengths of each.

Learn From Our Recent Stock Photo Challenge

By Breakfast Stock Club | August 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

One of my favorite things about our monthly Photo Challenges is seeing the variety of ideas and different directions you take each theme. Here are a few images from last month’s Challenge theme, “Connectivity.”