Publications Recommended

Posted on 11/13/1996 by Jim Pickerell | Printable Version | Comments (0)


Publications Recommended

November 13, 1996

The following are several publications that may be helpful to stock

  1. The Stock Workbook, published by Scott and Daughters, features stock agency
    ads. Over 5,000 images in the book. Price $47. Phone: 800-547-2688 or write to
    S&D, 940 N. Highland Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90038

  2. Direct Stock, a stock catalog where photographers purchase pages to
    advertise their stock images. Also over 5,000 images. Price $45. Phone:
    212-979-6560 fax: 212-254-1204 or write to 10 E. 21st Street, New York, NY
    10010. Potential advertisers can obtain a free copy.

    (Both Stock Workbook and Direct Stock are available in some retail stores that
    cater to graphic artists.)

  3. The PACA Handbook (Picture Agency Council of America) lists over 100
    agencies that are members of this trade association. Price $15. Write PACA at
    PO Box 308, Northfield, MN 55057-0308 or phone: Lonnie Tuttle-Schroeder,
    1-800-457-7222. email:

  4. Picture Research, Photo Agencies and Libraries
    Two volume, 1450 page, international directory to over 7,000 photographers and
    hundreds of agencies (many overseas).
    Price $99.50 inclusive of shipping. Call Brian Seed at 847 677-7887, fax:
    847 677-7891 or email:

Copyright © 1996 Jim Pickerell. The above article may not be copied, reproduced, excerpted or distributed in any manner without written permission from the author. All requests should be submitted to Selling Stock at 10319 Westlake Drive, Suite 162, Bethesda, MD 20817, phone 301-251-0720, e-mail: wvz@fpcubgbf.pbz

Jim Pickerell is founder of, an online newsletter that publishes daily. He is also available for personal telephone consultations on pricing and other matters related to stock photography. He occasionally acts as an expert witness on matters related to stock photography. For his current curriculum vitae go to:  


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