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    Licensing Contributor Jelle Canipel talks landscape photography and exhibiting his work alongside Michiel Pieters and Joris Put

    Licensing Contributor Jelle Canipel talks landscape photography and exhibiting his work alongside Michiel Pieters and Joris Put

    Licensing Contributor Jelle Canipel is a Belgian landscape and adventure photographer who connected with two other 500px Photographers—Michiel Pieters and Joris Put—to create an exhibition that combined elements of their heritage and photography, culminating in an interactive experience for their local community. Q: You have been on the platform for a number of years now, […] More

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    Ambassador Spotlight: Meet Andrew, Chun, Dina, Garrett, and Anthony

    Ambassador Spotlight: Meet Andrew, Chun, Dina, Garrett, and Anthony

    For part three of our Ambassador Spotlight series, we are getting to know Andrew Curry, Chun Chau, Dina Belenko, Garrett Roth and Anthony Rayburn. Why did you become a photographer?: “It allows me to express myself creatively like nothing else can.” How has photography changed your life?: “Photography has brought not only so many amazing […] More

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    The world needs more photos that challenge stereotypes

    The world needs more photos that challenge stereotypes

    Want to know what kinds of photos sell? ‘Real’ ones. In the last year alone, Getty Images has noticed a spike in interest for pictures that defy tired clichés we’re used to seeing in advertising. Searches for “women leaders,” “real people,” “strong women,” and “diverse women” have more than doubled, with increases of 202%, 192%, […] More

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    This week in Editors’ Choice: Shadows, dramatic drone shots, and water in action

    This week in Editors’ Choice: Shadows, dramatic drone shots, and water in action

    Each week, members of the 500px team curate eye-catching photography from our talented and diverse community in Editors’ Choice. This week’s curation highlights models in the shadow, dramatic drone shots, and water in action. Check out this week’s roundup of some of the most intriguing photography on 500px, handpicked by our Editors. Check out which […] More

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    What’s trending in Licensing: Diversity and inclusion

    What’s trending in Licensing: Diversity and inclusion

    Keep up with key trends in Licensing with 500px’s Art Director, Karen Biilmann, as she analyzes common threads and current themes throughout our Contributors’ photography submissions. From authentic family moments to intimate snapshots of couples, here’s what’s trending in the 500px Licensing Collection. Stock imagery is notorious for outdated, overplayed, and stiff representation of the […] More

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    12 business tips for commercial photographers

    12 business tips for commercial photographers

    You might have the creative part down, but in order to launch and maintain a successful career as a commercial photographer, it’s just as important to focus on the business side of your workflow. It might not be as fun or glamorous as the actual shooting, but it’s what will keep you going in the […] More

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    Ambassador Spotlight: Meet Hayden, Laura, Kalle, Julia, and Sam

    Ambassador Spotlight: Meet Hayden, Laura, Kalle, Julia, and Sam

    For part two of our Ambassador Spotlight series, we’ll learn more about photographers Hayden Stinebaugh, Laura Ferreira, Kalle Lundholm, Julia Wimmerlin and, Sam Brockway and find out how photography has shaped their lives. Why did you become a photographer?: “I became a photographer because it’s truly something that I am passionate about. It changed the […] More

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    Why you should consider submitting your photos exclusively to 500px

    Why you should consider submitting your photos exclusively to 500px

    Every month, thousands of photographers from all over the world sign up to license their photos through 500px. As Licensing Contributors, they can monetize their work and diversify their income by making their photos available to customers around the globe. 500px works with Getty Images and VCG (Visual China Group), two of the leading licensing […] More

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