Photographer FAQs

How Does GRYSCL WOrk?

GRYSCL helps street photographers earn money from their talents.

Use the GRYSCL iPhone App to shoot and submit black & white street photos and wei’ll license a curated collection of them to global content creators for editorial use. Earn 40% of the licensing revenues your photos generate.

What subjects do I shoot?

GRYSCL is focused on un-posed, un-staged, un-mediated, black & white street photos that capture interesting people, places and subjects in the great cities of the world.

The GRYSCL iPhone App lists ‘Challenges’ to give you subject ideas based on requests from global content creators around the world.

Why do I Have to use the App?

We ask you to use the GRYSCL iPhone App so we can capture accurate date, time and location data for your photo and can verify that you are the copyright holder. This process make it easy for global content creators to license your photos with confidence.

The camera in the GRYSCL iPhone App is simple but powerful and uploads a high-quality image with one click. Successful photographers are concerned with composition and storytelling - not camera gear - and we’ve made it easy to capture amazing street photos with your iPhone.

Who owns the copyright to My Photos?

You own the copyright to your photos but you give us the exclusive rights to license them to global content creators for editorial use and to pay you 40% of the revenues.

How and When do I get paid?

Track your revenues on the GRYSCL iPhone App and get paid monthly via Paypal.

Do I need model or property releases?

We license your photos for editorial use only so you don’t need a model or property release as long as your photos are shot in public settings using the GRYSCL iPhone App.