Blog Posts

What does the term 'stock photo' mean?

A photographer's opinion about making photos available for free

Why did I leave the famous stock photo companies?

What people frequently ask on the Alamy forum with answers.

To sell more images you should aim as accurate as you can

A detailed guide on how to use the mobile app Stockimo on an iPhone.

An online market and social platform for artists.

What's the subject of your photo?

Your images must always have a subject! Ask yourself: what is this photo about? If you are able to give exact answer (it is about the oldest pear tree in my country etc.), then you are on your way. Many of us want to show too much in one photo, or simply shoot a wonderful view that was incredible to experience then and there, but looking at the photo later, you just cannot find the main subject, the thing that your image should be about.