How to Sell Photos on BigStock

how to sell photos on bigstock
Agency name: BigStock

Supported Types
Editorial: Yes.
Images: Yes, must be at least 800 pixels high or wide with a maximum size of 25MB.
Illustrations: Yes.
Vectors: Yes.
Flash: No.
Audio: No.
Videos: No.
Licenses: Royalty Free.

As a contributor you receive 30% commission for each image sold, which also varies depending on buyers selection of payment plans. For exclusive images you get as high as $25 per image download.

Now, if you have 100 images on out of which 10 are exclusive and if two of them are downloaded each day, you get - 2 x $25= $50 per day. Now that is a real money doing nothing at all.

For Buyers
Images starting for as low as $0.99 per image.

Minimum Payout: $100.
Payout: Request. Payout request are processed every monday.
Payment: via PayPal, MoneyBookers/Skrill, or by U.S. Check.

Referral Program: Yes.
Upload methods: FTP
Language: English, Dutch, Spanish.

Headquarters: 60 Broad St, Floor 30, New York, NY 10004 USA
International toll free - 001-646-794-1094

About: Founded in 2004, BigStockphoto quickly became one of the World's leading Microstock agency. It has over 11 million stock photos and the numbers are ever increasing. In 2009, it was acquired by ShutterStock and adopted a shorter name BigStock.

Once you join, you will find all the details regarding licensing, uploading, acceptance criteria with examples of good and poor images etc on their site. Every microstock site is like a treasure for a photographer, as long as you don't sell images exclusively to any particular site.

As a buyer, you will find quality images with enough offers on your purchases to get you going.