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How do I upload photos?

You can upload photos using the Upload page. It's best to upload photos where its longer side is greater than 3000px. This will help ensure great quality on 500px and all of our Apps, as well as the ability to ...

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What is Pulse and Views?

Pulse The pulse number is a score out of 100 points that shows how popular your photo is at given moment. Pulse is calculated by an algorithm, which is unique to 500px. Pulse algorithm was designed to promote ...

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Try these common troubleshooting steps first!

If you are experiencing issues on 500px, try these common troubleshooting steps: 1. Make sure you're using a modern browser that supports all of the web standards 500px uses, and it's up to date. Sugges...

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How can I discover photos?

There are various ways to discover photos on 500px. The Popular, Upcoming, Fresh and Editors' Choice streams and our Search function are all great places to start. Here's a video tour of the various options. ...

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Who can see my photos?

Once your photo is uploaded to 500px and shared on your Profile it is open to be viewed by the public. You can add photos to Sets, which by default are publicly visible, however they have the option of Private ...

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Using Organizer to Upload and Manage Photos

You can use Organizer to create new Sets, manage your Portfolio, Profile and upload new photos. Organizer is HTML5 and doesn’t need additional plugins. Need more help? Email us help@500px.com or tweet @500px...

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How do I report a photo?

If you see photographs at 500px which should be marked as nude or contain unsuitable or offensive material, ads, plagiarism, self-promotion flyers, illustrations, screen shots you can report them using site's R...

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Why are my thumbnails discoloured?

At 500px photo thumbnails are converted to sRGB, while images in individual photo view remain in the same colour space as uploaded. The colour shift can happen if the photos uploaded have not been previously ex...

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How do I share photos with other sites?

1. Log in to 500px. 2. Click on a photo that you wish to share. 3. At the top right of the photo, there are buttons for sharing. 4. Click on the icon of the social network you wish to use to share your work on ...

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Adding or Removing a photo from Favourites.

Adding photos to favorites: 1. Log in to 500px. 2. When viewing the photo, click on the grey heart icon located next to the green Like button. This will add a photo to your Favorites and turn the icon red. 3. ...

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