Does domestic pet stock video require model release information?

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We had an interesting question regarding model releases; “Does domestic pet stock video require model release?” . Because pets are part of family, you could easily think that they might need to give you permission for using them in commercial

Shutterstock stock video agency should pay 50% commisions to contributors

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We are in tough times when anybody can start their own stock video agency, collect contributors and sell visual works to potential buyers. There are many agencies just not worth mentioning, some even vanished with our earned money (remember Revostock?)

Video Stock Footage Best Sales in September 2016 – Funny GIF Meme included

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September sales of stock video footage was very low compared to last years statistics. It didn’t improve and it didn’t go bellow average. First half of this year was surely better than last years, but the September is on same

Short URL watermark inside stock video gif animation

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Sharing video will surely impact on your views, but sharing stock video gif animations is more fun any easier. Just posting a video without any message and background music could be boring. Not to mention it doesn’t really get in to

Microstockr app tool to overview your stock video income

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Selling your footage on many stock agencies is tiresome to overview daily if you had any sales. This is where Microstockr does its best. It pulls down sales data from many stock agencies and you can check your income anytime and anywhere from

Worst enemy in stock video industry are contributors themselves

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We can agree that prices are very low on almost all stock video agencies. Unless you are on stock agency such as Pond5 where you can value stock video footage by your own calculations, almost all sites are actually dumping

Why doesn’t my Royalty Free Stock Footage get any sales?

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After few years working in the Royalty Free stock footage industry, we learned one important thing. You can’t predict sales. There are some evidence, that constant shooting and uploading will increase opportunity to sell stock footage from your portfolio, but

Cute stock video is a great sale niche

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We all understand viral videos and how cute animals get many views and likes on social media. Cute animals are viral in most of cases, specially those funny ones. Because we have a furry camera guy, we put him a

Traveling abroad and making Tunisia Royalty Free stock footage

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There are many pros for working with DSLR camera equipment when making stock video footage. One of them is being subtle anywhere you go. Even traveling abroad can be a problem if you take big video camera equipment. While using DSLR,