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Microstock

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Stock Photography Guides, Site Reviews, Best Agencies
Microstock Photography Industry Information & News

 

Tols / Reviews

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Some Photoshop features free and online.
Photography, Cameras and Taking Better Pictures
Full-size sample photos - 1000s of lenses and cameras
Digital Photography Review
Canon DSLR Camera and Lens Reviews, News, Deals and Tips
Mastering Speedlights

 

Keywording

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Helps to find quality and relevant keywords for your media fast.
Keywording tool By Yuri Arcurs.
Keywording tool By MicrostockGroup.com.
If you speak Russian - try this tool.

 

 

Download Model / Property Releases

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This form is designed for a model to give photographer a publish permission.
This form is designed for a parent or guardian to give photographer a publish permission on behalf of a child or teenager.
This form is designed for a property owner to give photographer a publish permission.
This form is designed for a animal owner to give photographer a publish permission.

 

Top 7 Microstock Agencies

Microstock
Review
Images / Footage / Vector
Exam
Payout
Min Image Size
Contributor Rate
1. Shutterstock
Yes/Yes/Yes
Yes
$75
4MP
20%-30%
2. Pond5
Yes/Yes/Yes
No
$25
2MP
50%
3. Fotolia
Yes/Yes/Yes
No
$50
4MP
20% - 46%
4. Dreamstime
Yes/Yes/Yes
No
$100
3MP
25% - 45%
5. Depsotphotos
Yes/Yes/Yes
Yes
$50
3.8MP
34% - 42%
6. 123RF
Yes/Yes/Yes
Yes
$50
6MP
30% - 60%
7. Veer [discontinued]
Yes/No/No
No
$100
2MP
35%