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Make money from your stunning iPhone photos with Foap

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Make money from your stunning iPhone photos with Foap

Today’s mobile phones take better pictures than ever before and with the small and compact size it seems that you always have your phone handy when a great shot comes about. If you’re a loyal PhoneArena reader, you’ve definitely been blown away by the images featured in our “Cool images, taken with your cell phone” segment.


A new service called Foap is looking to harness the power and creativity of today’s smartphone camera and bring it to the stock photo world. Foap charges buyers $10 per photo and the photographer (potentially you) gets $5 from each purchase. They just launched their iPhone app in the Apple App Store and plan on releasing an Android version relatively shortly.


Now before you go and upload your entire library, there are some guidelines. First of all, Foap checks out your photos and approves them for the site. All images need to be at least 1,000 pixels in height or length. Photos that Foap feels are inappropriate, are too similar to the currently available images, or just plain don’t look good, whether it be because of sharpness, exposure, poor composition, or otherwise, won’t be accepted.

Finally, while you may think your Instagram vintage filters made last night's dessert really “pop” on Facebook, stock image buyers aren’t interested. Foap does not accept any images with filters and frames added to them unless it’s just a filter that was used to increase contrast or sharpen colors.


Ready to launch your career in iPhonetography? Head on over to the App Store to download Foap for free and start building your photo portfolio today.

Foap [App Store Link]

Make money from your stunning iPhone photos with Foap
Make money from your stunning iPhone photos with Foap
Make money from your stunning iPhone photos with Foap
Make money from your stunning iPhone photos with Foap
Make money from your stunning iPhone photos with Foap

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posted on 27 Jun 2012, 12:29

1. rnk.khch (Posts: 86; Member since: 30 Jan 2012)

Really? iphone and stunning photos? Isn't that an oxymoron?!

posted on 27 Jun 2012, 12:46 3

2. binerry (Posts: 99; Member since: 16 Mar 2012)

Well consider this...http://www.iphonehacks.com/2011/06/iphone-4-the-mo st-popular-camera-on-flickr.html - Not to mention the 4S takes even more amazing photos than the 4. Granted, no real optical zoom but the photos are still really nice.

posted on 27 Jun 2012, 13:32

3. EclipseGSX (Posts: 1743; Member since: 18 Oct 2011)

Now you can iFap to your iphotos on Foap

posted on 27 Jun 2012, 15:24 3

4. Astreo (Posts: 102; Member since: 05 May 2011)

that was just bad. keep trying.

posted on 27 Jun 2012, 19:41 2

5. WhyNotRadioShack (Posts: 13; Member since: 01 Jun 2012)

Wow that was a terrible attempt at trying to be funny in the android vs. iphone argument! Better luck next time!

posted on 28 Jun 2012, 08:14 2

6. mercorp (Posts: 1043; Member since: 28 Jan 2012)

Why not let the pureview join in the fun by porting it to symbian?

posted on 06 Mar 2014, 12:45

7. kimberly88 (Posts: 1; Member since: 06 Mar 2014)

I have a Nokia but am unable to download the app. Can someone tell me why?

posted on 04 May 2016, 03:21

8. julius207 (Posts: 1; Member since: 04 May 2016)

There's getting more money making app like this and few days ago i saw an app tutorial in Youtube name Moo Locker on how to earn money by unlocking your phone lockscreen. The video is about how to make money with just a swipe on your phone lock screen. It is very simple where what you need to do is just swiping your phone, download the app given and browse through the app. You will be rewarded coins when you interact with the app downloaded and with the coins, you can redeem your reward in terms of cash, mobile prepaid or shopping vouchers. I have try it and it's real and cool, you guys can try it :)

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