Many photographers would love to turn their passion for photography into a profession. However, the thought of creating a photography blog, dealing with web hosting, and collecting payments, leads most photographers to put this dream on the shelf. Fear no more and Take the SmugMug quick tour!
What is SmugMug? SmugMug is a photosharing site with a beautiful interface, that allows you to show off your photos to the world and if you choose, turn your passion for photography into an online business with ease.
SmugMug allows you to easily upload your photos, create galleries, or sign up for their Pro account and use their tools to create your own e-commerce photography website.
Here are just a few of the many features the SmugMug Pro account has to offer:
SmugMug’s mantras are ease of use and style . Easy for you to upload and arrange. Easy for your admirers to navigate and buy prints.
Upload 100s of photos with a few clicks. Bulk caption, bulk move, and bulk delete. If your captions are embedded in your photos as IPTC (International Press Telecommunications Council) data, we automatically use them.
Our prints are provided by a professional lab in Georgia named EZ Prints with outstanding quality, quick turnaround, broad selection and consumer prices. We chose them after an extensive shootout and consulting with our professional customers.
SmugMug won’t ask you to delete photos to make room for new ones because your quota at SmugMug is unlimited .
Set your prices and make 85% of the markup. You can even sell digital downloads in three sizes with personal or commercial use licenses. SmugMug will take the order, pay the credit card processing fee, ship prints to your customer, provide customer support and real-time reporting of sales.
…and much more