Jesselee at Dark Geometry Studios in Alberta, Canada

Comments (0) April 6, 2011, Author: simon, Categories: Interview
JesseleeGlenDylanLang I’d like to introduce Jesselee from Dark Geometry Studio in Alberta, Canada. Jesselee produces AMAZING fantasy artwork. We asked Jesselee some questions over a ‘virtual bottle of Molson Canadian’….. 1. How did you end up getting into microstock with your stunning fantasy based artwork? Years ago I came across a microstock agency surfing the web, I read a bit and decided to give it a go, I uploaded some photos and managed to get in, it was a lot easier [...] Read more »

Julien Tromeur – 3D Illustrator and All Round Good Egg

Comments (0) March 24, 2011, Author: simon, Categories: Interview, Tips & tricks, Tutorials
000075508199 I’d like to introduce Julien Tromeur. He’s one of my favourite illustrators based in Paris. He is new to Pixmac in terms of directly submitting content  and you can see his collection here http://pixm.ac/aaamm.  So we asked him a few questions to see what he is made out of… How did you end up getting into microstock illustrations and what are the things you like about it? “I actually worked as a graphic artist and made product design, marketing animations, [...] Read more »

Kirsty Pargeter – The Broad from the Norfolk Broads

Comments (0) March 21, 2011, Author: simon, Categories: Interview
I’d like to introduce Kirsty Pargeter – top  microstock photographer with an enviable lifestyle living in the beautiful Norfolk Broads area in England. How did you end up shooting microstock photography and what are the things  you like about it? “I first started shooting microstock photography in 2004 – my partner Ade bought me a Sony 5MP camera for my birthday and I started taking pictures. I was browsing the internet one day and came across a microstock site selling [...] Read more »

Evocative Imagery by Carlos Henrique Reinesch

Comments (1) March 17, 2011, Author: Vitezslav Valka, Categories: Interview, Photographer, Showcase
Carlos is one of the best artists at DeviantART that I’ve seen there. I’d like introduce him to the professionals in stock photo industry, because I don’t think such talent is found that often in a hobbyist shooter. Carlos is definitely way beyond the ‘hobby level’ in my eyes. So see for yourself how amazing a life story can be! Tell us more about you… “Hi, I am Carlos Henrique Reinesch, I am 22 and I am an amateur photographer [...] Read more »

Jim Pickerell: From Vietnam to Microstock

Comments (0) March 16, 2011, Author: Vitezslav Valka, Categories: Interview, Photographer, Showcase
This time I’d like to talk with more than just a skilled professional. Jim Pickerell was in Vietnam as a photographer and that is something I could talk about with Jim for hours. But Jim is also one of the best industry analysts. The wonderful  thing for me is that he’s still searching for information and new approaches in the stock photo business while others just blame the industry for this and that. Big respect to Jim for what he has [...] Read more »

Bob Davies: The Hidden Treasure of Microstock’s Techie Side

Comments (0) March 15, 2011, Author: Vitezslav Valka, Categories: Interview, Showcase
Robert is a very smart guy I must say. I’ve met him briefly in Dublin at CEPIC 2010 and it was a nice and inspiring chat. Many times I’ve been thinking about how we can do something together with Pixmac as the power of Bob’s brain should be fully unleashed! I wish teleportation was  invented and we could work in one office with no hassle. Read more »

Robert Kneschke: True Guardian of German Photographers

Comments (1) March 9, 2011, Author: Vitezslav Valka, Categories: Interview, Photographer, Showcase
I’d like to introduce Robert. One of our photographers that lives in Germany and while at the same time as shooting great photos he has a reputation as being a  ‘guardian angel’ of the interests of photographers. It was an interesting challenge to do interview with Robert. He is one of those people who’s not afraid to point out the problems and mistakes of any agency. The thing is, that we actually like it and benefit from his valuable input. It helps [...] Read more »

Elena Elisseeva: Professional Microstock Producer

Comments Off (0) March 8, 2011, Author: Vitezslav Valka, Categories: Interview, Photographer, Showcase
Let me introduce one of the best selling photographers. Elena is a professional photography producer writing her own blog about photography. She has just become a fresh new contributor for Pixmac. We’re happy to see new faces  as our marketing brings measurable results and the reasons for uploading to Pixmac are more positive as each month passes. Read more »

The Inspiration Behind Yuri Arcurs

Comments (2) March 1, 2011, Author: Vitezslav Valka, Categories: Interview, Photographer, Showcase
This time, I’d like to introduce the best selling photographer of the World. Yuri Arcurs, who started shooting pretty recently while being a university student and just after a few years made it to the top in terms of sold photos. The quality and themes merged in one strong symbol that just works. Yuri’s portfolio at Pixmac is selling really well and I hope we will sell even more for Yuri over time. Read more »

Keith Levit: Travelling and Shootin’ Great Photos

Comments (1) February 25, 2011, Author: Vitezslav Valka, Categories: Interview, Photographer, Showcase
I’d like to introduce Keith Levit. One of those lucky ones who does what he loves while making money by doing it. I’d like to be one of those full-time travelers later in my life. For now I politely ask you all to dive deep into Keith’s thoughts and enjoy the ending bit! Read more »