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50th Sale, 350 photos Online. My Top 3 Sellers


posted on 5th of march, 2016

Also my first blog post so there's another milestone! I'm really pleased to have reached my 50th sale, I was close to getting there with only 200 files online which would have been a great achievement in terms of sales/uploads but I'm still very happy, also with the new content I've been uploading in that time between 40-50 sales. Here are my top three sellers accounting for a third of my sales so far (despite not being technically my best).

#1 Thrilled to see this image used online by a UK Newspaper recently. Containing a lot of mystery and atmosphere Its proving quite versatile.
  



#2 Actually tied for sales with 3. When first reading about microstock a common message was 'don't bother with flowers' so I was surprised when this became my first ever stock sale!
  



#3 All but one sale has been a subscription which seems logical as this is a very editorial focused photo. I don't expect many sales over the summer!
  



I think the best thing so far has been learning how to take and edit better photos, I've also tried to explore as many different subjects as I can. I've still got a long way to go and lots more learning to do, I also long for the day I can afford to go full frame but in a way I'm proud to be selling on less expensive kit.

Thanks for reading, I'd welcome and critical thoughts on my photos and how I might improve.

Comments (13)

Posted by Mousumiroyslg on March 07, 2016
Congrats and we want to see your next blog on your 100th sale... make it soon friend
Posted by Sandrafoyt on March 07, 2016
Congrats, great shots!
Posted by Jweston on March 07, 2016
Fantastic stats! Well done! I also have shots that I never thought would sell but seem to be popular. The first shot is outstanding!!! Good work!
Posted by Herotop on March 07, 2016
Congrats!
Posted by Bjorn999 on March 07, 2016
Congrats on the milestones, and on the great pictures!!! Love the first one ;-)
Posted by Picstudio on March 06, 2016
Congratulations!
Posted by Physi28 on March 06, 2016
Congrats, also like specially your first shot!
Posted by Mommamoon on March 06, 2016
Congrats! I love the flowers! :-)
Posted by Gavinp101 on March 05, 2016
Well Done. Great work
Posted by Mariayunira on March 05, 2016
Congratulations..! Best wishes on more good achievements..
Posted by Photographycornwall on March 05, 2016
Hey, well done! Your portfolio is looking great :)
Posted by Martingraf on March 05, 2016
well done, especially considering that you haven't been that long on DT yet - keep it up and your sales will do really fine - really like what ur doing
Posted by Fitr on March 05, 2016
Congrats on the milestone! I love your first image in this post. :)



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