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Selling photos across agencies

October 3, 2013
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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Detailed microstock report for September and the third quarter of 2013

End of September means three quarters of the year are over. Time once again to take a closer look on my development as a microstock photographer this year. Uploading new images to microstock agencies In the third quarter, I re-started … Continue reading

July 29, 2013
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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May & June Sales Finalized – almost

iStockphoto has taken quite a while this time to process the downloads from the partner program for May and June. Apparently, it started with a wrong import of Getty Sales for exclusive contributors, followed by an error that only processed … Continue reading

March 18, 2013
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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Two months of independence

It has been two months now since I dropped exclusivity at iStockphoto. Just two months? It already feels so much longer. A lot happened in those two months. Portfolio growth at different agencies As you can see from the graph … Continue reading

Devaluation - (c) 2013 MichaelJay

January 30, 2013
by MichaelJayAdm
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Loss in royalties

I have been making good money on iStockphoto for quite some time. Never enough to make a living but that hasn’t been my goal nor did I have (or take) the time – until recently. So whenever I am talking … Continue reading