Michael Jay Fotograf Berlin

Selling photos across agencies

September 23, 2014
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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Adding one to my list: 500px Prime

As you might have already figured out I like to try out new things related to what I consider my job. I was lucky enough to just had turned non-exclusive when Stocksy United was started, so I was a founding … Continue reading

June 27, 2014
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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The state of mobile stock photography

Fotolia has announced its Fotolia Instant App for Android phones just yesterday. They also supplied a couple of numbers within their press release which I find interesting. I thought it might be a good starting point to analyze a niche … Continue reading

March 6, 2014
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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Getty allows use of images for free

This is certainly a news-heavy week: After iStockphoto had just announced their own subscription program, the ever growing demand for smartphone pictures reaches new heights with Fotolia offering a huge bonus for uploads, now Getty has launched a new feature: … Continue reading

February 4, 2014
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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How to make a living from selling 33 cents images

I am not shy talking about the amount of money I have been making from my photography in the past years. And I have been vocal about microstock or stock photography in general. So I get some feedback every now … Continue reading