Modifications at 500px: Improve Your Workflow and Showcase Your Pictures

Consideration, photographers! Prepare as a result of managing your photographs simply obtained an entire lot simpler. We’ve launched a sequence of updates designed to streamline your workflow, enhance effectivity, and—watch for it—truly prevent time. Meaning extra alternatives to do what you’re actually obsessed with, capturing gorgeous photographs!

Your new centralized hub to view, handle, edit, and manage the whole lot out of your Profile to Galleries to Licensing to Preferred Photographs. Right here’s what’s new:

Consolidated Nav Bar

We imagine in simplicity, so we’ve mixed the Photograph Supervisor, Licensing Supervisor, Galleries, Preferred photographs, Settings, Stats, and Earnings into one handy drop-down menu known as My Photographs. Now you’ll be able to entry all of those options proper from the facet dashboard on My Photographs, saving you time and problem.

Photograph Supervisor My Photographs

My Photos

Your My Photographs part is the important thing to shaping your public Profile precisely the best way you need it. Now, all of the magic occurs behind the scenes in My Photographs, and any adjustments you make right here will probably be immediately mirrored in your Profile. Right here’s what we did to make that occur:

  • Added extra features that can assist you manage, discover and edit your photographs
  • Added tabs on the high to categorize your photographs into “All,” “Public,” and “Personal
  • Launched pagination, permitting you to navigate by means of all of your photographs seamlessly and select what number of you need to show in your My Photographs web page
  • Integrated a useful kind button, enabling you to filter your photographs by date, likes, views, and feedback
  • Launched a Licensing counsel tab, the place you’ll be able to handle the photographs that 500px suggests for Licensing
  • Added an Motion menu, offering fast entry to add, Licensing, enhancing features, and extra

Counsel for Licensing

Excited about turning your photographs right into a supply of passive revenue? Look no additional! Your “Counsel for Licensing” photographs now have their very own tab on the My Photographs web page. We needed to make it simpler so that you can discover and entry the content material that could possibly be making you $$$.

Edit picture particulars

Edit Photos

Must tweak your picture’s title, description, or add key phrases? With the brand new edit photographs performance, you are able to do all that and extra! We’ve made enhancing your picture particulars extra intuitive and arranged, empowering you to make fast changes with ease.


Your Galleries have discovered a brand new house! Now you can effortlessly handle, manage, edit, and create gorgeous Galleries, all from one handy hub. Right here’s what we’ve achieved:

  • Moved Galleries into My Photographs for a seamless expertise
  • Freshened up the feel and appear for a extra gratifying expertise
  • Added an motion button, making certain fast entry to the instruments you want
  • Applied pagination, making it simpler so that you can discover and manage your Galleries
  • Launched a form button, permitting you to view your Galleries primarily based on their creation date

And keep in mind, when you’re comfortable along with your Gallery, don’t hesitate to publish it to the house feed and exhibit your curation expertise to the 500px neighborhood!

We needed to equip you with the instruments it is advisable to maximize your gross sales potential. Right here’s what’s new:

Licensing Supervisor


Say hi there to the simplified listing view! Now, you’ll be able to view all the important thing particulars of your submitted photographs with out having to click on on every picture. Get a complete overview, together with standing and time estimates, at a single look. We’ve additionally added filter and type features, making it a breeze to navigate by means of your submitted photographs’ statuses—all on the identical display screen. Right here’s a breakdown of the adjustments:

  • Your submitted Licensing photographs now seem in a handy listing view, offering all of the related data you want at a look
  • With the added Motion button you’ll be able to swiftly entry any obligatory instruments
  • Added pagination to make it simpler to search out the photographs you want
  • We’ve enhanced the Kind performance, enabling you to view your photographs primarily based on date, bought, earnings, and exclusivity

‘Modifications Required’ photographs will now expire

You now have one yr to make any obligatory adjustments to photographs that come again with a ‘Modifications Required’ standing. We’ll ship you pleasant reminders all year long to make sure you don’t miss the expiration date.


Resubmitting ‘Change Required’ photographs

We’ve made the method of creating adjustments to your photographs as easy as attainable. Modifications Required causes at the moment are grouped by the motion required, making it simpler so that you can take the required steps.

Payout historical past and payout setup

Licensing- payout

No extra pointless screen-switching! We’ve moved your ‘Earnings’ web page inside your Licensing Supervisor, consolidating all Licensing-related data and functionalities onto a single display screen.

As we unveil thrilling new options, we should bid farewell to some present ones. Immediately, we’re parting methods with some options that you just, our customers not resonate with.

Goodbye…Unlisted privateness standing

Unlisted, it’s been run, nevertheless it’s time to bid you adieu. Efficient immediately, we’re eradicating the Unlisted privateness standing for photographs. Any photographs beforehand labeled as ‘Unlisted’ will now be robotically switched to a Personal standing.

Goodbye…Digital Mannequin Launch

Generally, digital doesn’t fairly hit the mark. We’ve made the choice to retire the Digital Mannequin Launch operate, which means you gained’t be capable to submit mannequin releases digitally anymore.

  • Any photographs already Accepted that have been submitted with a Digital Mannequin Launch is not going to be impacted
  • In case your picture at the moment has a ‘Modifications Required’ standing then you can be prompted to submit a mannequin launch through a PDF
  • Going ahead all mannequin and property releases will should be uploaded through a PDF


Oh, Teams, we had some good occasions however as occasions evolve, so should we. Efficient instantly, we’re discontinuing Teams and it’ll not be obtainable. Nonetheless, when you’re searching for an area to interact with fellow photographers and share your concepts with the 500px staff, we invite you to affix us on our Reddit page.

Goodbye…Useful resource Hub

Though its time with us was comparatively transient, now we have made the choice to shut down the Useful resource Hub. For those who’re searching for beneficial suggestions, guides, and sources to boost your pictures expertise, we encourage you to discover the 500px Weblog.

That’s all of the adjustments for now, however relaxation assured, we’re removed from completed! At the same time as you learn this, the staff at 500px is tirelessly crafting new options, designs, and features to raise 500px as the last word vacation spot for photographers to attach, discover, discover inspiration, and showcase their unimaginable work. Hold your eyes peeled for extra updates coming quickly.