Introduce yourself & share your work

Welcome to the Stock Photography group!

Introduce yourself here and share some of your work. I'll get it started.

I'm an American commercial photographer originally from Detroit, USA. I'm currently based in South Africa shooting for the tourism industry and building my Stocksy portfolio. I got my start with iStock and Getty Images...

360/VR Stock

Does anyone have experience selling stock VR video? I'm going on several trips to places that would be good for VR and wondering if it's worth buy a VR rig. Is there enough interest in stock VR video on the usual sites like videoblocks, etc? Any insight would greatly appreciated.
Also what VR camera would you recommend? I'm looking at...

Stock and using models

I have been on a slow climb in stock for just about two years now. Much has been and is still to be learned, but joining an agency reinvigorated my photographic purpose. I think like most beginners I shot what was easy and branched out. I definitely (hopefully) have transitioned from "plop and shoot" from my food attempts to worthy images. My...


I just joined fstoppers and have been searching for a group or forum to ask this question. I'll apologize now if this isn't the right place.

I'm looking for help with pricing. A friend who is a designer could by stock photos but she's trying to send me business.

She's working with a restaurant to re-design their space. She could...

shooting on the go and selecting

Good day or Good evening to all

Just joined the group and hoping to be able to contribute some value to it; but now im thinking maybe you can help me with value.
I often go on trips by myself and take photos. Some i wonder if can be used for stock. I already have a shutterstock account and 300 dollars down over 2 years; but i dont...

How much money are you making per month shooting stock?

When I was in college I started shooting stock and I got up to around $500-$1000/month but I got bunt out with all of the uploading, keywording, and model releases so I totally quit. I know if I had stuck with it I would have a pretty substantial income at this point (12 years later)

So my question is, how much time have you spent...