Shout it out loud! Pixmac can now accept Vector files from contributors

Comments (2) September 21, 2011, Author: simon, Categories: Design, General news
Pixmac000057647157 Shout it out loud! Pixmac is now accepting Vector files from contributing illustrators! All vectors formats are accepted (EPS(10), AI, and SVG are preferred though). If you would like to submit vector content, just upload the vector file(s) together with  jpg previews with IPTC (where the keywords are stored). *Please note the vector files and jpg previews need to have the same file names. All uploaded vector files will be automatically processed via our editing team.     Read more »

Check out August’s Winner and Entries for Graphics.com’s Pixmac Design Challenge

Comments (1) September 19, 2011, Author: simon, Categories: Competition, Design
Under_Sea_Adventure.sized Check out the winner of August’s Graphics.com’s Pixmac Design Challenge using a selection of Pixmac images: To view all the entries click here To enter the September competition – become a member with our friends at Graphics.com and follow these instructions - you could win a 1 month $199 subscription to Pixmac and a cool T-shirt. Good luck and let your creative juices swim! Read more »

Check out the Winner of the Pixmac ‘Pinback Button’ Competition!

Comments (1) September 2, 2011, Author: simon, Categories: Competition, Design, General news
9363600-original Check out the winner of the Pixmac Pinback Button competition…   You can check out the other 86 cool entries here. Read more »

Interview with Natalia Lukiyanova – Microstocker from Russia (and no she doesn’t drink Vodka)

Comments (1) August 22, 2011, Author: simon, Categories: Design, Interview, Photographer
Pixmac000012172375 I’d like to introduce Natalia Lukiyanova from Russia, a fab microstock content producer focusing on illustration.   Tell me a bit about yourself I am 34 years old, I was born and live in Russia. I – a freelancer, I like that it gives you the freedom, you can plan your own work and leisure. I love to travel, yet not visited very many countries, but is still to come:) I love animals of all – from insects to whales [...] Read more »

Cool Pixmac Buttons Competition

Comments (1) August 16, 2011, Author: simon, Categories: Competition, Design
setfour Check out our cool Buttons competition on 99Designs ! Think you can do better? Then submit your ideas and maybe win $145 and a cool Pixmac T-shirt Read more »

Check out July’s Winner and Entries for Graphics.com’s Pixmac Design Challenge

Comments (0) August 11, 2011, Author: simon, Categories: Design, General news
Yuceluna_Quay.sized (1) Check out the entries and winner of July’s Graphics.com’s Pixmac Design Challenge using a selection of Pixmac images: To enter the August competition – become a member with our friends at Graphics.com and follow these instructions – you could win a 1 month $199 subscription to Pixmac and a cool T-shirt.   Good luck and let your creative juices flow ! Read more »

Interview with Nice Monkey – Microstock Producer and Freelancer from England

Comments (1) August 9, 2011, Author: simon, Categories: Design, Interview
0659bd1 I’d like to introduce Michael Travers from Nice Monkey.  Along with producing fantastic microstock content,  Nicemonkey.co.uk is an independent place to get advice on the stock photography and illustration workd, with a regular blog covering software review, latest technology, news about the industry and the lastest goings on of Nicemonkey.co.uk. Tell me a bit about yourself. I have worked in the print/design area since leaving school, doing such things as camera operator, past-up, final film planning and finally studio manager. [...] Read more »

Pixmac launches new $99 Monthly Subscription Pack

Comments (0) August 1, 2011, Author: simon, Categories: Design, General news
Pixmac000074692347 After customer feedback Pixmac launches a new $99 Monthly Subscription Pack. We are now able to give one more cost effective option for those customers who need regular content at a budget price. Customers are able to download up to 15 Credits worth of images per day from our subscription selection. Read more »

Interview with Jo Ann Snover – microstock photographer

Comments (1) July 26, 2011, Author: simon, Categories: Design, Interview, Photographer
000083859377 We;d like to introduce another of the many photographers who have recently joined Pixmac to offer their content – this time it’s Jo Ann Snover - How long have you worked as a photographer, and how did you decide to start shooting stock photography/microstock photography? I’ve been taking photographs for about 25 years, but did not do it professionally prior to starting as a microstock contributor in 2004. I started submitting to microstock almost by accident following a radio program [...] Read more »

Check out June’s Winner and Entries for Graphics.com’s Pixmac Design Challenge

Comments (0) July 7, 2011, Author: simon, Categories: Design
000less2.sized Check out the winner of June’s Graphics.com’s Pixmac Design Challenge using a selection of Pixmac images: To view all the entries click here To enter the July competition – become a member with our friends at Graphics.com and follow these instructions – you could win a 1 month $199 subscription to Pixmac and a cool T-shirt Good luck and let your creative juices flow ! Read more »