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Selling photos across agencies

April 16, 2013
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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Agency Review: Shutterstock

I have started a new series of blog posts, going into details for each of the agencies I am submitting to. The first one was a review of GL Stock Images, today I’ll talk about Shutterstock, the best earner for … Continue reading

April 8, 2013
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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Which agency should we support?

Occasionally I have followed posts at Microstockgroup telling us we should support Agency XYZ because it does so much for its contributors. Just recently someone held a poll about which agency deserves our support. I was a bit surprised to … Continue reading

April 4, 2013
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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Agency Review: GL Stock Images (graphicleftovers.com)

I am starting a new series of blog posts, going into details for each of the agencies I am submitting to. What I like about them, where they could improve, and how to make working with them easy for us. … Continue reading

Sales Shares of Agencies in March 2013

April 1, 2013
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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March downloads and royalties

March ends the first quarter of this year and is the third month of my agency independence. One of the important changes obviously was the launch of Stocksy, the contributor owned image agency started by Bruce Livingstone. I am very … Continue reading

Microstock Portfolios

February 28, 2013
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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February report

Now I have been agency independent for about six weeks. While I have made some quick progress, I am still far from where I want to be. Both in uploads and in earnings. But let me start with a single … Continue reading