We have a beautiful new theme called Horizontal
ready for you all to try out. The name is quite self-explanatory, and it is available in both white and black. Check out an example on white
or on black
Now you can further customize your porfolio with new basic settings: you can choose to display or hide your location, area of specialization (based on the categories you've sorted your photos in), and profile photo. Awesome account users can now also customize portfolio metadata by adding a title, keywords, and a description to enhance search engine optimization and yield better results in searches.
And while we're on the topic of portfolios, we're inviting users to share theirs in the comments below. What have you shot and uploaded lately? Show us your very best!
The Owls Have Landed
Ladies and gentlemen, you asked, and our supplier has delivered. New limited edition 500px t-shirts are in, featuring our favourite animal and unofficial mascot. We gave away 50 shirts during Photo Hack Day this past weekend in NYC, and will be giving away 150 at Photoshop World in Las Vegas
for everyone who signs up for an Awesome account.
That leaves us with around 250 shirts (in both men's and women's sizes) that will be for sale to 500px users. Again, this owl design is limited edition and won't be repeated, so be at the ready to grab yours in your size. We have yet to set up a web store or any formal method of distribution, but we will have more details about pricing, payment and shipping in the next week or so. Hoo, hoooo...