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For over 17 years, people just like you have been building successful businesses with our professional business management solutions. myStratus is our cloud-based system – fully managed, robust, and designed just for photographers. And, the 3-in-1 design means your business information is never out of reach! It's truly an advanced solution at an affordable price! Plans start at just $29.95 per month. No set up fees. No long-term contracts.

No matter how big or small – whether you have one employee or hundreds, a single location or many – myStratus can be scaled to fit you perfectly!

Stratus Video Tours

+ Stratus Express Tour
+ Stratus Standard Preview Tour
+ myStratus Mobile
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Stratus Features

Take a look at a few of the ways you can use myStratus to manage your business!

» myStratus Web app - Log in through your browser with any computer (PC or Mac) or tablet.
» myStratus Desktop app - Install this powerful PC-compatible software for your most advanced needs.
» myStratus Mobile apps - Stay connected on the go with your iPhone, iPad, and Android devices.
» Relax knowing your database is automatically protected with geo-replicated backups.
» Export all your data to Excel spreadsheets for extra peace-of-mind.
» Enjoy enterprise-grade features at a cloud-based price. Read more.


Business Management
» Track tons of information about clients and prospects.
» View multiple days, rooms, and employees on the flexible calendar.
» Let your clients book appointments online.
» Sync calendar and contacts to your mobile device (via Google).
» Track detailed information about each session, appointment, and event.
» Schedule recurring appointments.
» Generate invoices and track open balances.
» Create estimates.
» Take payments and set up payment plans.
» Process credit cards safely and securely*.
» Schedule follow-up phone calls.
» Send and receive email.
» Send emails with rich marketing analytics and unsubscribe tracking*.
» Send and receive SMS text messages*.
» Create reusable email and SMS text templates with merge fields.
» Easily send bulk emails or text messages.
» Send specific emails or text messages automatically.
» Automatically create phone calls and tasks assigned to a user or department.
» Stay organized with detailed task lists.
» Run client, session, invoice, and payment reports.
» Monitor business performance with rich dashboards.
» Control access with user and group security.

* Additional fees may apply

Digital Workflow
» Store images online*.
» Protect your images with geo-replicated image archiving.
» Import images from memory cards or hot folders.
» Generate slideshows with music.
» Produce amazing sales presentations.
» Create full composites.
» Quickly generate archive CDs/DVDs.
» Manage your retouch activity.
» Easily link to Photoshop and Lightroom.
» Render final images.
» Electronically deliver images for client download.
» Create lab CDs or FTP files to lab.
» Delete images from your hard drives.
» Provide online proofing, e-commerce*, online Animoto videos, and online contracts with e-signatures with built-in integration.

* Additional fees may apply

International Support
» International currency.
» International date and calendar formats.
» VAT/GST/PST tax support.


Seamless Integration*

There's no need to flip between business management and digital workflow because every feature of the myStratus Desktop app is tightly integrated – whether you are performing day-to-day business management functions or digital workflow tasks. The myStratus Desktop app is also seamlessly integrated with your other business management and digital workflow applications, including:

» Google Calendar™
» QuickBooks® accounting software
» Optional credit card processing with Cayan™ (U.S.) or eWAY™ (Australia, New Zealand, and United Kingdom)
» Optional APG Cash Drawer®
» Microsoft® Office applications
» Photoshop® and Lightroom®
» ProSelect™
» Express Digital® Darkroom™

* StudioPlus cannot guarantee the functionality of third-party software or the compatibility of specific version of the integrated software.


We have a friendly support team ready to assist you every step of the way – from getting set up, to problem-solving a unique situation. myStratus subscriptions include email, chat, and phone support. We also have tons of videos and training materials available 24/7!

Stratus Pricing


Plans start at just $29.95 per month!

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