Behind the Scenes
How do I sell photos of current events or videos of breaking news stories?
Have you taken any photos or video that are relevant to current events?
Do you have information about any breaking news stories? Do you have inside information about a political issue, or powerful figure?
Contact us here at Talk to the Press to get step-by-step instructions about how to sell photos of current events or videos of breaking news stories.
Through Talk to the Press, you are able to get paid for your story, photos, and video.
Here at Talk to the Press, Our dedicated news team is specially trained to negotiate on your behalf and get you paid for your photos and videos.
Whatever the inside scoop, our full-service agency will help you get your story out there. On top of our network of online and print outlets, we also have several television studios as clients. We are uniquely situated to help your story reach the widest possible audience. Our service is also free of charge.
Simply fill out the story valuation form on this page and we’ll let you know whether we can get your story published.
RECENT TALK TO THE PRESS CLIENT
Sell your story to news outlets just like this contact did:
Travis Kall is a foster parent in California. He received strange emails and voicemails about taking in more foster children, even up to 26 extra children! Travis contacted us here at Talk to the Press and sent us the voicemail and email. We took care of the rest.
We investigate, write, review, and ensure maximum publication.
Talk to the Press discovered that foster parents in California were being asked to take in an influx of children coming from the border.
PHOTOS AND VIDEOS RELEVANT TO CURRENT EVENTS WANTED
Our agency has the contacts and media savvy to get stories like this published in major news outlets. Because of our close working relationship with the Daily Mail, TMZ, Fox News, and other prominent news outlets, we are incredibly well-versed in the long process a story goes through to get published. We also as a buffer between you and opportunistic reporters who won’t have your back.
Anything you tell us is 100% confidential until you give us the okay to put your story out there. We will never publish a piece until you’ve signed our media agreement, which gives us the right to distribute your story
After we’ve had a phone interview and you’ve signed our media agreement, you can kick back and relax. We will take it from there and put your story out to as many news outlets as possible. If we need more information, we will reach back out before publishing your story.
HOW TO SUBMIT A TIP, PHOTO, OR VIDEO
You can either give us a call or you can fill in the story valuation form on this page. You also have the option to send your photos and videos directly to our news team at firstname.lastname@example.org. If your photos or videos are too large to email, you can submit them through our easy-to-use media portal.
After our interview, the Talk to the Press team will then approach our clients. We will find out what they think your story is worth.
If your story is interesting enough, you could receive some serious payment. We will pitch your story to our other clients to ensure that you get the highest price possible for your story.
HOW DOES IT WORK?
Give us a call today for a confidential quote. Contacting us doesn’t leave you obligated to work with us. However, we’re sure that once you talk to the professionals on our team, you won’t want to work with anyone else.
We will tell you right away if we can help sell your story, picture or video to our clients. We will also estimate its value for you. That way you don’t waste hours on the phone trying to get fair compensation.
You can also send in your photos and videos here, or get in touch using our story submittal form. Give us a summary of your story and your contact information. We’ll be sure to get in touch with you if we think your story has a shot at being published in the international press.