• Facebook

    500 K / likes

  • Twitter

    1 M / followers

500px Raises $8.8M, Has Plans for Marketplace


500px500px has just raised an additional $8.8M in venture capital to help the company expand. It wants to go from having a customer base of mostly serious photographers to entering the “much larger consumer space” currently dominated by the likes of Facebook and Flickr. It will also be focusing on building a marketplace where users can make money by selling their photos.