Drum roll please, my top performing stock photographs on Shutterstock


I license some of my images as royalty free via Shutterstock. A few stand out performers are listed below. The common theme seems to be food and eating, although some of the more popular image include dogs and landscapes.

Candy Corn by Edward M. Fielding available for licensing via Shutterstock.
Candy Corn by Edward M. Fielding available for licensing via Shutterstock.

This top down or flat lay image an overflowing bowl of yellow, orange and white Halloween candy corn over a wooden background with copy space has been downloaded over 350 times!

https://www.shutterstock.com/image-photo/classic-white-orange-yellow-candy-corn-152698421

Bagel breakfast sandwich with bacon egg and cheese by Edward M. Fielding
Bagel breakfast sandwich with bacon egg and cheese by Edward M. Fielding

This photograph of a delicious breakfast sandwich of bagel, bacon, egg and cheese on a white plate is so tempting that its been licensed for use over 348 times making it my second best performing image in my Shutterstock portfolio.

https://www.shutterstock.com/image-photo/close-breakfast-sandwich-toasted-sesame-bagel-154487957

Cute little dog eating his dinner. Stock photograph by Edward M. Fielding on Shutterstock.
Cute little dog eating his dinner. Stock photograph by Edward M. Fielding on Shutterstock.

This photograph of a West Highlands White Terrier or Westie enjoying his dinner has been licensed over 100 times, making it my third best performer on Shutterstock.

https://www.shutterstock.com/image-photo/small-white-dog-eating-his-dinner-129034646

I also have a video clip of this scene in my Shutterstock portfolio in which the dog runs to his dinner.

The fourth best performing image in my Shutterstock portfolio is this capture of Old Faithful geyser in Yellowstone National Park.

Old Faithful Geyser in Yellowstone National Park - available for royalty free licensing via Shutterstock in the portfolio of Edward FIelding.
Old Faithful Geyser in Yellowstone National Park – available for royalty free licensing via Shutterstock in the portfolio of Edward FIelding.

This photograph has been licensed over 56 times.

https://www.shutterstock.com/image-photo/errupting-old-faithful-geyser-yellowstone-national-184910000

This background Animal Print photograph is very popular among the subscribers to Shutterstock!
This background Animal Print photograph is very popular among the subscribers to Shutterstock!

This Animal Print Background photograph is very popular among the subscribers to Shutterstock – it has been licensed over 322 times!

https://www.shutterstock.com/image-photo/animal-print-background-115792984

Cute dog at a Halloween Party -available for licensing.
Cute dog at a Halloween Party -available for licensing.

This shot of a cute little dog wearing a Halloween mask in the middle of a Halloween party came about from a buyer’s request for a shot of a Halloween party.  I actually made this scene up on my deck as the lighting outside was a perfect diffused lighting – cloudy days can’t be beat for creating a giant softbox!

This one has been licensed 250+ times.  https://www.shutterstock.com/image-photo/cute-little-dog-wearing-mask-ready-159196970

A spicy Asian noodle dish with chopsticks.
A spicy Asian noodle dish with chopsticks.

This top down shot of a bowl full of spicy noodles with chopsticks is very popular.  This food photograph has been downloaded 300+ times.

https://www.shutterstock.com/image-photo/spicy-asian-noodle-dish-chopsticks-152375315

Happy Birthday Pug Puppy is available for licensing.
Happy Birthday Pug Puppy is available for licensing.

This cute pug puppy at a birthday party has been licensed over 99+ times. https://www.shutterstock.com/image-photo/happy-birthday-pug-puppy-111602123

Rich browned golden caramelized balsamic onions roasted in the oven.
Rich browned golden caramelized balsamic onions roasted in the oven.

This photograph has been licensed 25+ times for use in food magazines, cookbooks as well as food blogs.

https://www.shutterstock.com/image-photo/rich-browned-golden-caramelized-balsamic-onions-153770990

A crazy mad scientist in his laboratory experimenting on secret formulas.
A crazy mad scientist in his laboratory experimenting on secret formulas.

Part of a series of stock images featuring this crazy guy.  This one in particular is a popular one to license with over 218+ licenses

https://www.shutterstock.com/image-photo/crazy-mad-scientist-his-laboratory-experimenting-141238783

A stack of cheese and crackers.
A stack of cheese and crackers.

This pile of cheese and crackers has been licensed over 75+ times so far.

https://www.shutterstock.com/image-photo/stack-cheese-crackers-piled-high-153655349

Old Faithful Geyser the iconic geyser in Yellowstone National Parks geothermal areas.
Old Faithful Geyser the iconic geyser in Yellowstone National Parks geothermal areas.

Even with stiff competition, this photograph of Old Faithful Geyser the iconic geyser in Yellowstone National Parks geothermal areas has been licensed 64+ times.

https://www.shutterstock.com/image-photo/old-faithful-geyser-iconic-yellowstone-national-151720862

This photograph of a photographer at work in Banff National Park in Canada has only been licensed four times but revenue wise it has achieved a spot in the top performers list.

https://www.shutterstock.com/image-photo/photographer-work-jasper-national-park-canadian-213762970

A savory curried chicken salad on lettuce with bun in background.
A savory curried chicken salad on lettuce with bun in background.

Another top performing food photograph.  This image of savory curried chicken salad has been licensed 62+ times on Shutterstock.

https://www.shutterstock.com/image-photo/savory-curried-chicken-salad-on-lettuce-153642128

A hiker looking down on Yellowstone National Park’s Grand Prismatic Spring in Yellowstone National Park, the largest hot spring in the United States, and the third largest in the world.  This landscape photograph has been licensed 184+ times.

https://www.shutterstock.com/image-photo/hiker-looking-down-on-yellowstone-national-151308671

Eight Track Tape - isolated
Eight Track Tape – isolated

This photograph of an 8 track tape cassette from the nineteen seventies with blank label for copy is a popular isolated image that has been licensed 130 times so far.

https://www.shutterstock.com/image-photo/eight-8-track-tape-cassette-nineteen-109173218