Last updated 10/2020
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Become a Shutterstock contributor and start earning a passive income with your photography.
What you’ll learn
The ability to take photographs that sell well online.
You will learn what the characteristics of a good stock photograph are.
The ability to submit photographs to one of the world’s biggest stock photography websites, namely: Shutterstock.
The ability to upload photographs in such a way that they stand a great chance of being accepted as stock.
The ability to add powerful captions and keywords to your images, increasing the chances of potential buyers finding and downloading them.
The ability to monitor the success of your photographs once they’ve been accepted on Shutterstock.
The ability to upload your photographs onto multiple stock photography websites, further increasing your earning potential.
You need to be an amateur or professional photographer.
You need a DSLR camera (the kind that has interchangable lenses) – any model will do.
You need a computer or laptop with access to the internet.
<< One of six digital photography courses by Villiers Steyn >>Digital photography can be profitable!! Earn additional, passive income with your photographs by selling them online to an international audience! This course contains 15 short and concise video lectures that take you step-by-step through the process of becoming a successful stock photographer on Shutterstock. Get to know the world of stock photography and start earning money with your photos online! Ever wonder whether it’s possible to sell your images online? The answer is: Yes, you can! And it’s easier than you think! Anyone who takes decent photographs with a DSLR camera can sign up as a stock photographer on one of many online stock photography websites. In this course, I will help you to sign up as a contributor on Shutterstock specifically, not only because it’s one of the world’s biggest stock photography websites, but also because it’s got a very user-friendly interface and because you’ll earn more here than through any other stock photography website. THIS IS WHAT YOU WILL LEARN FROM THIS COURSE: What it means to be a micro stock photographer. What types of photographs sell online. What you can expect to earn as a stock photographer. What the characteristics of a good stock photo are. What the Shutterstock submission guidelines are. How to add captions and keywords to your photos that will help potential clients to find them when they search for images on Shutterstock. How to upload photos to Shutterstock and how to monitor their success. How to get paid through Shutterstock. The value of a good stock photo filing system on your computer. How to upload your photos onto multiple stock photography websites so that you can earn even more money! How to sign up and register as a Shutterstock contributor. Take a moment to view the course Promo Video, as well as those lectures that have been made available as a sample of what you can expect. Keep in mind, if you’re not happy with the material, there’s a 30-day no-questions-asked full money back guarantee! So don’t hesitate and enrol today, and take the first step towards earning a bonus, passive income with your photographs. “Villiers’s presentation skills are superb and better than anything else I’ve attended or enrolled in before. Not only is his technical knowledge of his subject outstanding, but he is also willing to share practical advice accumulated over years.” Helgard de Preez – South Africa
Section 1: WELCOME TO THIS COURSE!
Lecture 1 Introduction.
Lecture 2 Overview of the course.
Lecture 3 What is Shutterstock?
Section 2: WHAT SELLS AND FOR HOW MUCH?
Lecture 4 What kind of photos sell?
Lecture 5 How much can I expect to earn?
Lecture 6 EXTRA LECTURE: New Shutterstock Earnings Schedule
Section 3: MAKE SURE YOU SUCCEED
Lecture 7 What makes a good stock photo?
Lecture 8 Stick to the submission guidelines.
Lecture 9 How to upload photos and add metadata.
Section 4: BECOME A CONTRIBUTOR
Lecture 10 EXTRA LECTURE: Don’t give up now!!
Lecture 11 Sign up!
Lecture 12 Start uploading and monitor your success.
Lecture 13 How and when do I get paid?
Section 5: THINK LONG TERM!
Lecture 14 The value of a good filing system.
Lecture 15 Upload to other stock photo websites.
Lecture 16 TOP TIPS to increase sales!
Lecture 17 BONUS TIP! – Have a Shutterstock Day!
Section 6: CONCLUSION
Lecture 18 A short summary of the course.
Lecture 19 Bonus Lecture.
This course is for amateur or professional photographers with DSLR camers who wish to earn an additional passive income with their photographs. This course is not for photographers who use compact- or bridge cameras, or smart phones.