7 Years in Stock Photography


posted on 1st of october, 2013
Its been 7 years and a week to be precise that my journey in stock photography started. It has been with success, failures, saturation and probably a rebirth of me as a photographer in the end. There were moments of celebration where there were ocassional SR-EL or EL sales and also the frowns of subscription sales and low RPD months. What probably was an additional source of income came close to become a secondary source of serious income and stayed that way for quite long. Had I concentrated more and continued with the same pace and vigour, stock photography might have ended up becoming my primary source of income.
Before starting stock I wasn't a serious photographer but surely was a good one. Being an artist its...

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Posted by Thefinalmiracle on November 04, 2013
Thank you Clearvista
Posted by Thefinalmiracle on November 04, 2013
Hi Libux77. Thanks for your feedback. Cheerup. Things can be brighter. Ups and downs are a part of any business. Yes maybe today stock photography in RF is harder due to oversaturation of contributors since almost everyone has a digital camera or a good smartphone with good camera. Keep trying for a moderate income, don't keep your expectations too high. Even I dont have the earnings I used to have before.
Posted by Clearvista on November 03, 2013
Very interesting and inspiring blog, seeing you go from strength to strength. Thank you. Great portfolio. Wish you all the best.



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