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Selling photos across agencies

January 7, 2016
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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EyeEm: Distribution by Alamy – And Change to Non-Exclusive

As sent out today by EyeEm to their contributors, Alamy will be added as the second distribution partner for their EyeEm Collection. In a second major step, EyeEm confirmed what has been rumored for some time: The exclusivity requirement for … Continue reading

July 22, 2013
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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Exclusivity as found “only from iStock”

iStockphoto has put more emphasis on its “exclusive” images coming “Only from iStock” recently. Apparently this comes as a reaction to the founding of Stocksy United, a photographer owned agency which also represents quite a few of those artists that … Continue reading

July 9, 2013
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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Setting goals for the second half of 2013

The first half of 2013 has passed, and so did the first half year of my independence. I have summed up my experiences of those six months in a separate blog post last week. Now it’s time to draw some … Continue reading

Stocksnippets Background

February 14, 2013
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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Yeah, I’m going to sell direct

We just started a pre-launch campaign for my newest project and distribution channel: Stocksnippets. And I can’t stop being excited about it. When I became non-exclusive, I decided that I want to offer my images on as many channels as … Continue reading