picNiche started in early 2008 as a simple tool to help research the potential for new images in the Microstock stock photography market.
Since then it has grown to include a variety of tools and websites, all with the goal of improving your stock photo workflow, and ultimately increasing your revenue from stock photography.
The entire picNiche suite of tools is now made up of a wide selection of websites, tools and applications.
- picWorkflow Tools for Stock Photographers
- picNiche Microstock Contributors Toolbar
- picNiche Microstock Image Search Toolbar
- picNiche Stock Photo Ideas Analysis Engine
- StockPhotoFeeds.com Portfolio and Search RSS Feeds
- Picz.us Affiliate-Friendly URL Shortener
- WordPress Microstock Search Plugin
- Chrome Microstock Photo Power Search Extension
- Firefox Ultimate Free Stock Photo Search Tool
- Chrome Ultimate Free Stock Photo Search Tool
Everything in the picNiche suite is owned and run by Bob Davies, a stock photographer and illustrator (mainly for microstock) with a modest portfolio of around 2000 images across 10 agencies. He is an experienced software engineer and workflow specialist, and has worked on many workflow-improvement projects for corporate clients big & small around the UK.