More Stories In 2014 You May Have Missed

Posted on 8/12/2014 by Jim Pickerell | Printable Version | Comments (0)

Every so often I put together a list of the most important stories we’ve published in the recent past. If you are engaged in the business of stock photography the links below are to stories that we’ve published so far in 2014. If you are a subscriber you’ll be taken to the full story when you click the link. If you are a customers who uses “credits” you’ll be taken to a brief description of the story. At that point you will need to decide if you want to use some of your credits to read the full story.

Image Licensing Trends

Is There A Future In Stock Photography?

Growth In Number Of Images Licensed

Things To Consider When Licensing Images As RM

RM: Adapting To The New Realities

Is RM The Only Place To Find Great Pictures?

Where Is The Education Market Headed?

What Makes A Photographer A Professional?

StudentStock: Educating The Next Generation Of Photographers

iStock: More Images Does Not Increase Sales

“Likes” vs “Buys”

iStock Downloads Continue To Decline, First Half 2014

Shutterstock Reports $80.2 Million For Q2 2014

Stocksy Pays Photographers Almost $200,000 A Month In Royalties

Getty: A Three Month Review

Is Volume Production Necessary To Grow Revenue?

Subjects In Greatest Demand

Are Stock Photo Prices Falling Everywhere?

Solving The Problem Of Too Many Images

Choosing A Licensing Model

Should Old Images Be Culled From Archives?

The following are stories published before 2014 that photographers and those who license rights to images may find useful

Pricing Stock Images Based On Usage

Stock Photography: Future Growth Potential

Advertising Revenue Declines Expected For Print Media

Educational Publishing: From Print To Digital

2013 Stock Photography Trends

State Of Stock Photo Industry: 2013

Licensing From The Buyer's Perspective

Making Stock Photography Profitable

Getting Started In Stock Photography

Seeking A Career In Photography

Who Shot The Photographer?

Stock Photography: Flawed Business Model

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