Top Stock 23rd October 2012

  • Canon EOS 5D Mark II
  • Adobe Photoshop CS5 Windows
  • 2012:10:23 18:58:05
  • 0.003 s (1/400) (1/400)
  • f/7.1
  • 100
  • 2011:11:30 17:10:42
  • Infinite
  • No
  • 300.00 (300/1)

Shot Notes

This is a shot of the Super Pit in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia. I remember the viewing area over the pit had one of the highest concentration of flies we experienced anywhere in Australia. This image has just become my all time best selling stock image at Shutterstock. It has only been online for 10 months but it has sold more then the old number one which has been online for 6 years.

Old number one

 The Superpit image is available for high resolution download here.

The Firework is available for high resolution download here.

3 Responses to “Top Stock”

  1. 1

    Funnily enough I was playing with Google’s image search with that very one yesterday. Most of the hits where the stock sites though.

  2. 2

    I had forgotten how good Google Image Search is for finding where images end up.

  3. 3
    Benz World Blog » Re Stock:

    […] tool for the stock photographer who wants to find out where their images get used. I did it for my top stock image a few years ago and one of the results had been cropped, flipped and spot coloured but google […]

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