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Doing Our Part To Help the Oceans Thrive

The world’s environment and oceans are in trouble, and PicThrive, is dedicated in trying to help save it. PicThrive is a member of the 1% for The Planet, as members we contribute 1% of our annual sales to protect the environment for future generations and to contribute towards building a healthy planet. For our first […]

How to Keep Tour and Activity Photographers Motivated

Keeping Photographers Motivated: How to create a staff photographer that is an overall Company Asset Being a motivated tour and activity photographer and staying to the task of creating a set of standardized images that sell for an outfitter can sometimes be conflicting.   From the owners/managers perspective: Why train new staff each season when […]

Tour & Activity Photos: What Guests Want

We surveyed your guests to find out what they wanted in their photo experience! Continue reading to learn the details… We designed our software to help facilitate the photo experience to make your life easier! We know that your guests are always experiencing the adventure with fresh eyes and big smiles, that’s why at PicThrive […]

Ten Essentials to Producing Quality Tour & Activity Photos

1) CHARGE YOUR BATTERIES! Sounds pretty basic, eh? Just like in Life, you can’t do much without energy. If possible, have your back-up battery cell ready charged, as well. Depending on your location and time away from charging stations this can help you get those last shots of the day, often in waning hours of […]

Royal Gorge Rafting & Zipline Tours

A PicThrive Success Story         “Working with PicThrive as a partner in selling our images, through their scalable and ever-evolving platform, is one of the best moves as a business we have made. It simplifies what can be an archaic process. PicThrive has added greater value and ease to our guests’ experiences, […]

PicThrive is 1% For The Planet

PicThrive is proud to announce we are now a member of the global, 1% for the Planet alliance. PicThrive has pledged 1% of its sales to the preservation and restoration of the environment. We understand the necessity of protecting the natural environment and are fully committed to contributing to improving its health. To learn more […]

How to Start a Drone Video Program at a Tour or Activity [video]

Want to know how to set up a drone video program for your zipline or tour or activity? Learn from Kelly Bedford, Manger at WestCoast Wild Adventures as he goes through into the details and steps required to set up a drone or unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) video program. Kelly will cover topics like what type of […]

Are You Making Photos Part of the Tour Experience?

A critical success factor in running a tour and activity photo program is making sure photos enhance the experience. If the photographer is not travelling with the tour, here are some tips on how to integrate the photos into your tour or activity. Photos tell the story of each guest’s experience by capturing the key […]

How to Improve Your Tour & Activity Photo Program

  How to Improve a Tour & Activity Photo Program How do you know if your guests are getting value for their tour and activity photos? Do you know where your photos stand vs your peers? Has anyone ever helped you take your photo program to the next level? Submit your tour and activity photos […]

The 5 Fundamentals of Great Tour and Activity Photos

Taking photos is easy, getting it right is a little more challenging. If you, a tour operator, want to provide your guests with the best souvenir of their experience and charge for it, you need to follow PicThrive’s Five Fundamentals for great tour and activity photos. 1) Take Group Photos Take a group photo either […]