Creatives can build online stock photography portfolios and get paid for snapping pics on the go with new app from 123RF

123RF has developed a mobile app allowing users to shoot photos or select images from their mobile devices to be uploaded to 123RF's stock photo database. 


By collecting images that are genuine, spontaneous and candid, 123RF On-The-Go captures rare yet original moments and exciting current events while providing creatives with an opportunity to share their unique perspectives and earn money. 


How does it work?

Step 1: Download the 123RF On-The-Go App

Step 2: Snap pictures of objects, scenes or moments that inspire you

Step 3: Tag your photos with specific keywords using accurate descriptors

Step 4: Upload your picture right away or at a later time – whenever you like!

Step 5: Use the Sales Tab to keep track of your sold photos and earnings



123RF also runs regular contests rewarding creative shots relating to specific topics – winning entries for snapping pictures of food, nature, architecture, animals and other categories are eligible for cash prizes up to $300.


About 123RF

123RF is a royalty-free digital media library offering a wide range of commercial and practical high quality stock photos, editorial images, vector illustrations and video footage, all with budget-friendly prices. Acknowledged as the preferred choice of over 2.2 million creative design professionals and ad agencies, 123RF provides 30,000 new items daily and offers more than 18 million high quality content pieces right now! Shopping at gives you the freedom to choose between two options, designed to suit your specific budgetary needs. You can choose to either download credits or sign up for a subscription plan. In addition, clients receive reward points which can be converted into free credits or attractive giveaways down the road! 123RF's clientele includes American Express, The McGraw-Hill Companies, M&CSAATCHI, Walmart and CBS.


RGD members receive a 10% discount at 123RF. (Visit the members-only section for details.)