What we created is the standard by which all others are measured today.
Let us take care of all the hard stuff so you can focus on your photos. We give you free software to manage your photos, events and orders. All you have to do is click to publish. Almost immediately your photos are available to your customers. When an order is placed, it comes instantly to your computer and ready for you to review and edit. Simply click the "Send and Print" button and we take care of the rest. Your customers receive their purchases from our professional lab and we send you a check with your profits. All you have to do is publish, review, and make money. It's really that simple.
We also make it simple for your customers. Your site is always open, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. A recent survey found 89% of consumers prefer online shopping. Our site is designed to be simple and easy to use. Your customers simply choose the event or sitting, select the photos, add one of your packages, prints or downloads to the cart, and checkout. A website if not done correctly, can actually make you lose customers. Our safe, secure and simple storefronts are used by millions of happy customers. A happy customer means a happy photographer.
If you can't get your photos in front of your customers, then you can't sell them. That's why we have the fastest and easiest photo uploading in the industry. Our free award winning software is a speed demon. While it is publishing, it takes your photos, applies any corrections, resizes them, and only sends a 'preview size' file to the website. Your original files stay on your local computer, safe and unaltered. What that means to you is thousands of photos uploaded in a few minutes, not hours (or days). Fast, easy and unlimited uploads means more sales, happy customers and no stress for you.
Just because we make it simple doesn't mean that PhotoReflect is limited. Actually quite the opposite. We provide complete control over all of the features, pricing, packages, discounts, security, minimum orders, gift certificates, event expiration, marketing and more. But don't let that scare you. You can start selling your first photo within minutes of signing up.
PhotoReflect is not a new tech company or mega-lab trying to get into the pro photographers web business. We have been innovating and developing software and websites for professional photographers since 1994.
The who's who of photography companies trust their business with us and our technology. They include: PMA, Nikon, Canon, Noritsu, Kodak, Lifetouch, CPI, The Picture People, Sharpshooters, PhotoGenic, Our365, Charley's Angels, The Sport Section, Photo Corporation Group (UK & Australia), Petco and more. However, our love and roots are in helping the small independent professional photographer grow their businesses.
PhotoReflect is used by pros in every category of photography, showing our model works for every business. Let us help you with yours!
With technology and trends changing everyday, PhotoReflect keeps you current. We're always adding features and technologies behind the scenes so you don't have to worry about it. Social Media, SEO, HTML5, Flash, mobile platforms, storage technologies, emerging products, digital trends, and sales models are just a small sample of the things we are continuously working on for you. Also, since we work with so many different types of photographers, we can see trends happening in one part of the industry and quickly share them across all of our photographer communities.
PhotoReflect has NO LIMITS. You can publish as many photos as you like, in as many events as you like, and leave them up as long as you like. We also have no limits on the traffic to your site. We host your website for you on our state of the art high capacity and high availability servers and facilities. We are built for you to grow and to help you be successful. So you don't have to ever worry about us limiting your potential.
Our goal at PhotoReflect is to help you with your business. So we keep our cost down to provide the most cost effective solution for you. We give you free software, we keep our monthly fees low, and our expertise gives us and you an advantage. Unlimited photos for unlimited time and with super fast uploading means more sales opportunities for you. PhotoReflect is one of the least expensive solutions in the industry and it is free for 30 days... Start selling today.
Small 15% commerce fee - reduced based upon volume We pay you every 2 weeks, without any hidden charges.
Your PhotoReflect subscription include:
During set up you will create a simple name for your site that ends with: “.PhotoReflect.com.” For example, if your business is Awesome Photos, your web address can be: awesomephotos.PhotoReflect.com.
If you already have a company web address (domain name) you can also “forward” it to your PhotoReflect storefront by setting up domain forwarding with your current domain provider.
As a PhotoReflect photographer you have access to our great collection of storefront templates, each with color variations and the ability to incorporate your logo. The website features you and your work. With multiple portfolios, "About Us" page, and "Contact Us" form, you can tell your story and connect with your customers. We even have a place to highlight any professional photography associations you belong to.
Beyond just having a site on the web, PhotoReflect offers you great marketing tools. We provide you detailed site reports to track the success and reach of your events. You have access to all the emails of your PhotoReflect customers, so you can use them for mailings, campaigns or promotions. PhotoReflect will mass email links to your customers about their events as soon as they become available or about to expire.
PhotoReflect also gives you gift certificates, promo codes, and price discounting; all of which are customizable Use promo codes around holidays to generate interest in aging events. You can also set a last date to order for each event, which tends to drive customers to action.
Since PhotoReflect is a high traffic site that has been around for years, search engines will rank your PhotoReflect storefront higher than a site you create on your own or have someone develop for you.
Your photos are your livelihood. That is why we take securing your photos seriously. First, we only upload a preview and thumbnail to PhotoReflect, so your full resolution photos are never at risk. We also are continually updating our techniques to keep even the previews of your photos from being used without your consent.
Our site gives you even more security options:
Use our integrated social sharing features to let your customers spread the word about your work to their friends and family. We only share the small thumb on the social sites. These thumbnail photos link back to your PhotoReflect storefront order page. So your clients actually drive business to your site.
Since presenting and proofing your photos is how you make money, you need to make sure your photos are available to your customers as soon as possible. Traditional proofs and other sites take too long. Customers expect everything to be instantly available. So the longer they wait the more frustrated they get. Also, the interest level and excitement of the photo event fades quickly after the event is over.
PhotoReflect allows you total control over what you want to offer for sale to your customers. You can choose from our huge selection of prints, products, greetings, gifts, frames, home decor and digital items. You can even offer your own self-fulfil items or products from other labs. Offer as much or as little as you like. PhotoReflect does not enforce any restrictions on your business.
You know your market and your value. So PhotoReflect gives you the tools to make all the choices for your business to be profitable and successful. You are a professional and you need professional tools that are designed to help you sell more photos.
PhotoReflect makes it easy to securely accept credit cards without all the hassles of setting up your own merchant account and without all the headaches, complexities and risk.
PhotoReflect gives your customers a great experience using your web storefront. Your photos are presented in your professional website for easy proofing and selection. Your customers can mark their favorites as well as add them to their own custom albums.
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Having the right tools is what sets you apart as a professional. That is why we provide you with everything you need to run a successful online storefront. Easy, intuitive and powerful software guides you step by step through the process from upload, sales to successful delivery. Our award winning PhotoReflect Studio software takes the “work” out of the photography workflow.
Free is good. Forever free is even better. You will never pay extra for the PhotoReflect Studio software or updates. That’s because it’s included as part of our professional service and support. Whether your Mac or Windows, PhotoReflect Studio software is the right professional tool for your photography business.
Already using Darkroom? If so, you can to publish directly to your PhotoReflect account. You can find the PhotoReflect set-up under the "pro services" tab. You can use your existing packages and pricing from Darkroom and publish directly from any photo event.