Motion Stock: How to Move Forward with Video

Stock Video 101.

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by Adobe Stock Team

posted on 07-15-2019

From documentaries and movies to mainstream TV programs and commercials, stock footage is everywhere. Adobe Stock customers are looking for a wide range of clips spanning lifestyle, business, nature, animation, drone footage, green screens, and more.

For photographers, adding stock video to your portfolio can expand your range and boost the revenue you can make from sales. As an Adobe Stock contributor, you’ll receive 35% royalties on every video sale. HD videos sell for $79.99 and 4K clips are priced at $199.99.

If you’re interested in selling your videos to a global audience of creative buyers on Adobe Stock, here are our best tips to get started.

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What to shoot

General shooting tips

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File Formats

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For the full lowdown on how to sell your videos on Adobe Stock, watch the recording of our webinar.

Looking for a little inspiration? Check out our showreels featuring the best of our video collection.

Submit your clips today on Adobe Stock.

Topics: Creativity, Video & Audio

Products: Stock