Stock Photography Sites

Places to buy and sell photos

Stock sites

CanStockPhoto • Spain based CanStockPhoto offers a Spanish language stock photography market website. It appears to be similar in functionality to many US based stock photography licensing websites.

Corbis • Extensive and active stock marketplace for both photos and video. Includes items of current interest for news publishers, such as sports and elections as well as more timeless categories.

Deposit Photos • micro stock type service with subscription plans and buy as you go options

FotoSearch • allows users to search multiple stock libraries and to purchase collections of stock photos and video clips

Getty Images • Extensive and well known stock photography company, superior search features make this site, featuring $49 images, a lifesaver for graphic designers and other users of images.

iStockphoto • Low cost stock in 6 sizes, also stock video.

Shutter Stock • Low cost stock photos and video clips on a wide range of subjects.

Stock Vault • Features free stock photography in several categories.

Turnkey Stock sites

Foto Time • Turnkey websites for photographers to sell photos as stock or to event clients in the form of albums. Connected with a lab which provides printing/bindery, card processing and merchant services and turnkey websites for professional photographers.

PhotoShelter • Turnkey stock photo and photo business sites for photographers, allowing them to sell photos. Provides lightboxes for customers and other typical features.