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Stock photo libraries first found their footing in the 1920s, due in large part to the proliferation of images in popular magazines and other printed media. But stock photography as we know it took off in the 21st century, as brands and publishers moved online. According to estimates, the stock photo and video market will generate more than $4 billion by 2023. Last year, more than two-thirds of marketers said they planned to use more images and visuals going forward.…

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How to Sell a Travel Story to a Magazine and Help Fund Your Travels – Photography Article

There is nothing quite like when you sell a travel story to a magazine. Seeing all your hard work in print gives you a great sense of satisfaction. Editorial work has changed a lot over the past few years, and you must prepare yourself for some rejection. However, if you follow this simple process of selling a story, and don’t give up, you will reap the rewards. Also note, once you have built up a few relationships with editors, things…

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500px Blog » What 4 viral photos can teach us about creating marketable images – Photography Article

“There are no rules for good photographs,” the American landscape photographer Ansel Adams reportedly said. “There are only good photographs.” When it comes to creating a photo that resonates with people, there is no easy formula, but perhaps we can find some clues by analyzing the right images. We spoke with a handful of 500px Licensing Contributors about some of their most successful pictures to see if we could unlock the secret to making a viral photo. These photographers come…

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