Do you count photography as one of your hobbies or passions? Now you can work as a photographer and also get paid to sell photographs online. Several online companies hire freelance photographers to take pictures of people or places. To work for these companies, you do not need to be a professional photographer with a professional camera. You can even start capturing photographs with your smartphone and sell them to make some extra cash.
Check out a list of companies that hire freelance photographers as well as accepts stock photographs on a regular basis:
Get Paid to Sell Photographs:
123 Royalty Free – You can earn commission of 30 to 60 percent by selling your photographs.
Alamy – Sell your images on Alamy and get 50 percent of the sale price.
Big Stock Photos – You will make 30% of the photograph selling price for Bigstock Partner sales and Extended License sales.
Can Stock Photo – Every time one of your images is downloaded you will earn a commission.
CreStock – Sell your images and earn royalties which is calculated on on the basis of your sales from the time you joined CreStock.
Deposit Photo – You have to pass a brief examination test that will require uploading a few of your best files.
Dreamstime – When your photos are downloaded, you will get 25 to 60 percent of the sales price.
Foap – Earn money by selling images taken with your iPhone.
Fotolia – Royalty is based on your portfolio exclusivity and ranking.
iStock Photo – Get 15% to 45% royalty for each file download.
Image Vortex – Join the community to submit and sell your images.
Photo Spin – Get up to 50% of the revenue your work generates every time one of your images is downloaded from their site.
PR Photos – Capture photograph of celebrities and get paid for each sale.
Shutterstock – Submit your stock photos to one of the best photography site and get paid upto $28.00 per image download.
Shutterstock also hire image reviewers in multiple countries.
Snapwire – They hand-pick your best photos, making them available for buyers to purchase directly.
Work as a Freelance Photographer:
Airbnb – Looking for freelance photographers to take photographs in their local area.
Always on Vacation – Hires freelance photographers to cover various assignments.
Dealer Imaging – Hires photo editors and location based photographers.
Obeo – Looking for professional, self-motivated people to take photos of houses.
OnSource – You have to capture photos and videos for OnSource assignments to get paid.
Paid Pictures – You have to submit 7 pictures for review. If they like your work, you may receive paid photography assignments.