Make money taking pictures

Make money taking pictures

Everybody knows that a picture is worth a thousand words. A good picture is always stuck deep in our minds because humans tend to store things in their minds in form of picture. A good picture will always fetch a very good price or even a fortune when placed in the market.

Now that the clumsy films cameras are gone photography has really got up to another level, technology has become more advanced as camera can now take high quality photographs. Making money by taking pictures has become a very lucrative business and can always earn you some money or supplement you income by doing the following;

    1. You can always sell your picture to magazine publishers; first do some research about the kind of topics a magazine writes about and send them some of your sample pictures. The photographs you send to them should be of high quality and should be of importance in that they should bear the theme of the magazine. Always remember to keep the originals in case they decide to publish the pictures without informing you.
    2. Another way of making money by taking pictures is by signing up and joining photography websites. Once you take pictures you upload them to your profile. Every customer who downloads your picture will have to pay for it. At the end of every month you get paid by commission according to the number of down loads that have taken place. You must only upload serious pictures if you really want to make enough money for you to venture in this business.
    3. Pictures can also be sold to companies that print postcards and seasonal cards, Hence a picture must always contain some originality and should be appealing to the eyes.
    4. Pictures can also be used to print photography maps for tourists visiting your town, since land marks are the best features to give directions. This is because they are easy to stop even from a far. You can be this innovative and earn ample profits from the sale of maps.
    5. Picture can be used to generate money through television freelancing. One can Make a story and later sell the story to the media house for a profit gain.
    6. By taking id photos of new school mate as they join their first year in college one ca earn a lot of money from this career.


  1. Taking pictures of models and other celebrities and later selling them cab also earn you an extra income.