Sytist Client Gallery & Photo Selling Features
Create the sizes & types of prints want to offer like 5x7, 8x10, canvas, etc... and set your own prices. Create options for your products & Image Options such as retouching fees.
You can also create a download option which will allow them to purchase a download file for an additional fee when purchasing the print.
Your customers can purchase download photos which can be instantly downloaded once the order is completed or delayed if you want to replace the file before they download. You can offer different size downloads at different prices.
If multiple downloads are purchased on an order, they can be downloaded in zip files.
Collections / Packages
Create photo collections / packages of prints and / or downloads. Collections offer many features such as:
- Limiting the amount of poses that can be selected for the collection.
- Create a collection that includes other collections.
- "Extra Photos" option. This allows the customer to purchase additional photos from the collection at an additional price. You can charge more for an extra photo if that poses has not already been selected.
- Include a "credit". This is a dollar amount included in a collection that can be used to purchase a la cart photos.
Coupons, Discounting & Specials
Offer coupons that have variable discounts. Example, 10% off on orders up to $99.99, 15% on orders $100 - $199.99, 20% off on orders over $200.
You can also create an Early Bird Special on galleries that if they order before a certain date, they get a discount. This is also a variable discount like the coupons.
Offer quantity discounts on prints & downloads so the more they purchase the more they can save.
Pre-Sell Collections / Packages
Sell packages before the photos are ready. You can have a list of packages available for purchase in advanced. When a customer purchases a prepaid package, once the gallery is live, you can notify them and then they can select the photos for their prepaid package.
Buy All Photos
Buy Alls are collections that are used to buy all photos in a gallery, sub gallery, from favorites or a search term. For example, this can be used to purchase all photos as a download or print.
Unlimited Price Lists
Create price lists with different products & pricing. This is useful if you have different set of products or price points for different types of photography. When creating a new gallery you select which price list to use for that gallery. You can also assign a price list to a customer so what ever they purchase will be at that price list overriding the price list assigned to a gallery. More options on a per price list basis like minimum order amount, image options, additional fields at checkout, etc...
A Print Credit is a collection of photos, just like a collection (package), that a customer can redeem at no charge and select photos for.
With print credits, you will issue them a code to use to redeem the print credit. Once they redeem it they will select the photos for the print credit.
Private & Public Galleries
You can make a gallery public where anyone can access it or private where a password is required to view. You can also password protect individual sub galleries as well.
This feature requires someone to purchase access to view the gallery. You can also set a credit amount they can use to purchase products with if they purchase access.
You can make a gallery set to Pre-Registration status and the gallery is shown on the website, but when visited, they can enter in their name and email address to be notified when the gallery becomes available.
Optionally offer free downloads to your customers. With the free downloads you have the options to watermark the downloaded photo, add a logo to it and make restrictions to how many photos they can download for free and if they have to be logged into their account in order to download a photo for free.
Option to allow your customers to add photos to their favorites. You can also view & export their favorites from the admin area.
For prints you can offer the option for the customer to select their own cropping. If you have that enabled, when they add a photo to their cart, they have the option to adjust the crop for it. They can also adjust the crop from the view cart page.
Require Product Selection
In the price lists you create product groups and you can require the customer to select a product from a required product group before adding other items to their shopping cart. An example of this would be the customer must add a collection to their shopping cart before they can purchase a la cart.
With all photos you upload to Sytist, you have the option to watermark the photos when they are uploaded. There is also an option to add a logo to the photos.
Allow your customers to select multiple photos to compare side by side on the screen.
People can search within galleries for photos based on key words. Also a cool feature where people can view all tags of photos in a gallery and click on the tag.
Sell On All Devices
Sytist is designed to be compatible on all devices and your customers can purchase prints, downloads, collections, products & services from a computer, tablet or phone.
Add a credit to a customer's account that can be used to purchase products. When a customer has a credit on their account, it will come off the order like money. If their is left over credit, it will remain in their account. You can also set an expiration date for the account credits.