|January 2011||A Review of Bigstock
Blogger and web designer Amos Struck has high praise for Bigstock, calling the agency an affordable and easy-to-use source for high-quality, royalty-free images.
|January 2011||Bigstock in German
PAGE announces the launch of the German-language Bigstock website, and states that Bigstock will further expand their reach and strengthen their position as a top agency for stock photos and vector images.
|March 2010||Inside the Bigstock Redesign
Prominent microstock blogger Lee Torrens takes his readers through a thoughtful exploration of Bigstock's new website, which he calls "a big leap forward."
|March 2010||StockPhotoTalk||Jon Oringer on Bigstock
Blogger Andy Goetze shares an exclusive quote from Bigstock's CEO Jon Oringer about some of the exciting developments in store for Bigstock in the future.
|March 2010||Really Big
Bryn Mooth, editor at HOW Magazine, takes the redesigned Bigstock website for a "test-drive" and praises the site's quick, new search engine.
|Sep 2009||Stock Photography Consolidation: Shutterstock Buys BigStockPhoto
Shutterstock has just announced its acquisition of BigStockPhoto, a credit-based stock photo agency headquartered in Davis, California.
|Sep 2009||Microstock Insider
Bigstock ranks among Top 5 Microstock Agencies
|Jun 2007||When Are Photos Like Penny Stocks? When They Sell.|
|May 2007||Microstock photography represents a new business model|
|Feb 2007||Turn your photos and videos into cash
"Stock photos appear on the Internet and in print publications. Publishers license the photos for a specific use. They use stock photos instead of hiring a photographer.
Before you start seeing dollar signs, there are some considerations. Your photos must be impeccable. The composition, lighting and technical quality must be outstanding. The photos should be high resolution and free of noise.
You can photograph any subject, but some subjects are in higher demand. For example, travel photos and photos of people sell well.
You can list your photos on sites like iStockphoto, Dreamstime and BigStockPhoto. They'll take a cut of sales."
|Feb 2007||10 New Ways to Make Money Online
"Sell photos on stock photography sites. If people regularly oooo and aaaaah over your Flickr pics, maybe you're destined for photographic greatness or maybe just for a few extra dollars. It's easier than ever to get your photos out in front of the public, which of course means a tremendous amount of competition, but also means it might be an convenient way for you to build up a secondary income stream. Where can you upload and market your photos? Try Fotolia, Dreamstime, Shutterstock, and Big Stock Photo"
"Looking for some stock photography? Big Stock Photo is a great place to find cheap, royalty free images. They've got a large selection and the quality is pretty darn good, definitely worth a look on your next search for stock imagery."
|May 1, 2012||Bigstock Announces Partnership with Freelancers Union|
|April 26, 2012||Bigstock Sponsors The Annual 2012, A Showcase Of Great Work Selected by Leading UK Magazine Creative Review|
|Jan 4, 2012||Bigstock Celebrates 10 Million Royalty Free Images|
|July 6, 2011||Bigstock Introduces New Pay As You Go Pricing|
|Jan 10, 2011||Bigstock Connects over 5.7 Million Quality Images to the Latin American, Spanish and German Design Communities|
|Sep 23, 2009||Shutterstock Announces Acquisition of BigStockPhoto|
|Nov 21, 2008||Obama, Paris, and Britney Come To BigStockPhoto.com|
|May 21, 2008||BigStockPhoto Unveils New RapidView Image Display Feature And Marks Two Millionth Image Milestone|
|Sep 28, 2007||BigStockPhoto Joins QuarkAlliance and Extends New Benefits to QuarkXPress 7 Users|
|Sep 19, 2007||BigStockPhoto Marks 3rd Anniversary and Unveils New 'Images to Go' and 'Holiday Image & Gift Gallery' Features|
|Apr 2007||BigStockPhoto.com Reaches New Milestone with One Million Royalty Free Stock Images|
|Mar 2007||BigStockPhoto Launches "March Million Madness" To Mark Millionth Image -- Cash and Prize Giveaway to Users and Contributors|
|Nov 2006||BigStockPhoto.com's Photo Library Exceeds 700,000+ Premium, Royalty Free Stock Images|
|Sep 2006||BigStockPhoto Marks Second Anniversary With 500,000 Royalty-Free Images|
|Mar 2006||BigStockPhoto.com Grows 2000% in 2005|
|May 2005||BigStockPhoto.com Shaking up the Stock Photography Industry|