Thanks to a link in some Men's Health-daily-whatever email I get, I started poking around on these photographer's pages:
Robert-Paul Jansen's site, or just check out his blog for some gorgeous photography.
You should have already heard of Kevin Russ, he's become a 'thing' as he has been living off his pics and travelling the West taking pictures. Here's a short little article, and here's another with some links.
I wish I had their eye, and I wish I had that life sometimes! Nevertheless, here's the places where they sell their photos to make some cash from their passion of taking pictures:
most have contributed to, but don't seem to prefer iStockphoto As Jansen put it on instagram, "it didn't feel right."
That being said, I want some stuff. an OlloClip a GorillaPod and a Glif Plus set.