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Photos of real people sell best

Photos of real people sell best

No more perfectly-staged model photos. To sell photos today, you need to take photos of real people doing real things and showing real emotions.

Five best selling holiday photos

Five best selling holiday photos

Now is the time to start thinking about holiday photos you can take and sell all year round. Here are the five best selling holiday photos...

Halloween photos do’s and don’ts

Halloween photos do’s and don’ts

Halloween is the perfect time to take saleable photos. Here are some do's and don'ts to bear in mind as you take your Halloween photos...

Ugh! This photo makes me cringe...

→ Sign up here to get Breakfast Stock Club issues in your in-box once a week! This photo makes me smile and cringe at the same time: I took it years ago, while backpacking through Patagonia on a perfect day. The weather was ideal. My composition was right on. My companion was patient. And I had […]

Two tips for skyline photos

Two tips for skyline photos

When taking skyline photos, it's important to pay attention to the horizon. You can check this with your photo editing software using grid lines...

Camera shutter trick

Camera shutter trick

Here's a camera shutter trick that you can use in a tricky light situation when you want the focus on your subject and not the bright background...

Clip vs. chop: how to crop pictures

Clip vs. chop: how to crop pictures

A lot of photography mistakes are made when it comes to clipping and chopping. Here are some tips on how to crop pictures and make them saleable.

Three tips: how to take vacation photos that sell

Three tips: how to take vacation photos that sell

Want to know how to take vacation photos that sell (and fun d more travels)? Here are 3 tips to help you on your next trip.

On photography as a career

It's never too late to start a photography career, either full- or part-time. Read on for Michael's inspiring story on photography as a career.

9 kinds of photos you can sell today

No matter what you like to shoot, there’s a market for your photos. Here’s a list of nine kinds of photos you can sell today.

Cool! Printable stock photo calendar

Cool! Printable stock photo calendar

When shooting for holiday themes, you need to plan six months ahead of the date. This stock photo calendar can help you get organized in time.

Four characteristics of a good photo

Four characteristics of a good photo

Whether you want to sell your work to magazines or stock sites or display it in galleries or cafes, you need to know four characteristics of a good photo

Seven tips for interior architectural photography

Seven tips for interior architectural photography

Interior architectural photography can be tricky, especially in small spaces and dim light settings. Here are some tips for getting around these challenges.

Tips for photography in bright light

Tips for photography in bright light

Mostly, you want to avoid photographing in the middle of the day with strong sun. But there are times when photography in bright light yields better results.

How do you get your articles published?

How do you get your articles published?

You've been on vacation and taken hundreds of photos, now how do you get your articles published (and decide what photos to submit)?

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