Business Assistance Series

SkyStock’s goal is to help our contributors ensure they are using the best practices to try and help their business’ be as successful as possible. We will be utilising our experiences as well as experiences of other businesses to build up a series of posts in a range of different fields. We won’t be giving … More

July 3, 2020 Business

Known Bugs and Issues

We are actively developing the site and adding features regularly. If you haven’t already check out our Development Plan. While we do our best to make sure everything works, bugs and issues with the platform will happen. Known Bugs (Updated 26 June 2020): Some blog photos are being watermarked. Some minor address issues from files uploaded … More

May 20, 2020 News

Development Plan

There is significant work to be done on the platform, which will keep us busy for some time. Below is our rough order of major improvements, with no set time frames. Note there will be plenty of smaller improvements and features made overtime. We have broken our development plans into two main stages. 1) Contributor … More

May 7, 2020 News

Commission Rates

We set up SkyStock due to the disgustingly poor commission rates we were receiving from some of the major players in the industry. We once received a commission of $0.25 and immediately removed our photos for sale. Our goal of SkyStock was to provide a better platform where we are able to find a happy … More

May 7, 2020 Contributors

Mavic 2 Pro V Mavic Air 2 Comparison

The Mavic 2 Air (Air) is the new kid on the block. How does it compare to the Mavic 2 Pro (Pro)? Let SkyStock give you a very quick rundown. Photos: The Pro packs a 1″ sensor and produces 20mp photos. In comparison, the sensor in the Air is half the size at 1/2″ and … More

April 30, 2020 Drones

How does the Mavic Air 2 shoot 48mp photos? Quad Bayer Filter

  The Mavic Air 2 specifications seem to indicate that it is the best smaller drone on the market by some margin. The 48mp photos significantly eclipse the 20mp photos of the Mavic 2 Pro and the Phantom 4 Pro, however, all is not what it seems. The Mavic Air 2 does this via the … More

April 30, 2020 Drones

Photo Requirements

Don’t despair if your images are rejected. We will work with you to improve your imagery. SkyStock aims to offer clients high-quality resolution images and currently, photos will be rejected for: Location: This is by far the biggest reason for photo rejection. Please ensure an accurate location of where your image was taken from. Most … More

April 29, 2020 Contributors

Upload Process

We have improved and automated the new upload process to make it easier on contributors. You can upload content via your Dashboard.  One of the major improvements is a single step upload process. As long as your photo meets the requirements, and has location exif data in the file, once you upload there will be … More

April 5, 2020 Contributors

Transferring from the old to new

Our contributors are the backbone of this platform and we thank you for being a part of it. If you haven’t already, please join our contributors only Facebook group. This group is an informal location to discuss the platform or anything else related. Make sure when joining the group you enter your SkyStock associated email address … More

April 4, 2020 Contributors

SkyStock Relaunched!

The relaunch of our new platform is hugely exciting. Customers will find this platform faster and easier to search for content. For our contributors, the upload process has been developed to increase efficiency. Our platform has come along way since 2017, and we thank our contributors and customers for sharing this journey with us. That … More

April 3, 2020 News