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

Consideration, photographers! Prepare as a result of managing your images simply acquired a complete lot simpler. We’ve launched a collection of updates designed to streamline your workflow, enhance effectivity, and—watch for it—really prevent time. Which means extra alternatives to do what you’re really keen about, capturing beautiful images!

Your new centralized hub to view, handle, edit, and manage every part out of your Profile to Galleries to Licensing to Favored Pictures. Right here’s what’s new:

Consolidated Nav Bar

We imagine in simplicity, so we’ve mixed the Photograph Supervisor, Licensing Supervisor, Galleries, Favored images, Settings, Stats, and Earnings into one handy drop-down menu known as My Pictures. Now you possibly can entry all of those options proper from the facet dashboard on My Pictures, saving you time and trouble.

Photograph Supervisor My Pictures

My Photos

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

  • Added extra features that will help you manage, discover and edit your images
  • Added tabs on the prime to categorize your images into “All,” “Public,” and “Personal
  • Launched pagination, permitting you to navigate by way of all of your images seamlessly and select what number of you wish to show in your My Pictures web page
  • Included a helpful type button, enabling you to filter your images by date, likes, views, and feedback
  • Launched a Licensing recommend tab, the place you possibly can handle the images that 500px suggests for Licensing
  • Added an Motion menu, offering fast entry to add, Licensing, modifying features, and extra

Recommend for Licensing

Eager about turning your images right into a supply of passive revenue? Look no additional! Your “Recommend for Licensing” images now have their very own tab on the My Pictures web page. We wished to make it simpler so that you can discover and entry the content material that may very well be making you $$$.

Edit photograph particulars

Edit Photos

Have to tweak your photograph’s title, description, or add key phrases? With the brand new edit images performance, you are able to do all that and extra! We’ve made modifying your photograph 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 beautiful Galleries, all from one handy hub. Right here’s what we’ve executed:

  • Moved Galleries into My Pictures for a seamless expertise
  • Freshened up the appear and feel for a extra pleasing 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 based mostly on their creation date

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

We wished to equip you with the instruments you’ll want to maximize your gross sales potential. Right here’s what’s new:

Licensing Supervisor


Say hiya to the simplified listing view! Now, you possibly can view all the important thing particulars of your submitted images 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 way of your submitted images’ statuses—all on the identical display. Right here’s a breakdown of the adjustments:

  • Your submitted Licensing images now seem in a handy listing view, offering all of the related information you want at a look
  • With the added Motion button you possibly can swiftly entry any obligatory instruments
  • Added pagination to make it simpler to seek out the images you want
  • We’ve enhanced the Type performance, enabling you to view your images based mostly on date, bought, earnings, and exclusivity

‘Modifications Required’ images will now expire

You now have one 12 months to make any obligatory adjustments to images 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’ images

We’ve made the method of constructing adjustments to your images as easy as doable. Modifications Required causes are actually grouped by the motion required, making it simpler so that you can take the mandatory 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.

As we unveil thrilling new options, we should bid farewell to a couple present ones. In the present day, we’re parting methods with some options that you simply, our customers not resonate with.

Goodbye…Unlisted privateness standing

Unlisted, it’s been run, but it surely’s time to bid you adieu. Efficient as we speak, we’re eradicating the Unlisted privateness standing for images. Any images beforehand labeled as ‘Unlisted’ will now be mechanically switched to a Personal standing.

Goodbye…Digital Mannequin Launch

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

  • Any images already Accepted that had been submitted with a Digital Mannequin Launch won’t be impacted
  • In case your photograph at the moment has a ‘Modifications Required’ standing then you can be prompted to submit a mannequin launch by way of a PDF
  • Going ahead all mannequin and property releases will should be uploaded by way of a PDF


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

Goodbye…Useful resource Hub

Though its time with us was comparatively temporary, now we have made the choice to shut down the Useful resource Hub. In the event you’re searching for worthwhile suggestions, guides, and assets to boost your images abilities, we encourage you to discover the 500px Weblog.

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