Founded in 2003 by two Toronto-based photographers, is a photo-sharing service geared towards professional photographers. Starting as a LiveJournal photoblog, 500px is actually one of the oldest photography communities online, even preceding its more-popular competitor, Flickr. 500px differs from other services through its commitment to promoting high-quality photography and […]


A few weeks back, Flickr rolled out its new features specifically for the photo page. After exploring these updates for a solid two weeks, I have to say that I’m in love with them. These new updates are long overdue and make Flickr an even more user-friendly site to share and discover photos.


This post would hopefully help the photographers out there who want their photos to standout from the crowd and gain some public exposure. Here are 10 tips to help get your photos featured in blogs, magazines or simply receive more views. I’d be mainly focusing on getting noticed on Flickr. However, most of these tips can be applied to your online portfolio or any other photo platforms.