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Selling photos across agencies

March 24, 2017
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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Shutterstock shows sudden knee-jerk reaction on similar content

For some time now, and especially last year, there was a series of complaints brought forward by contributors about others pushing their serial images into searches and such blocking existing and other new content coming in. There certainly has been … Continue reading

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

March 13, 2014
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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Analysis: How quick images sell for the first time?

I keep being asked questions by fellow stock photographers who are looking for information how many images are selling how quickly on different agencies. Many of these questions are coming from photographers curious how fast they might recover from the … Continue reading

March 13, 2014
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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Getty ends Flickr partnership after five years

The stream of news seems not to end these days: After Getty had announced its new Embbeded Viewer and iStockphoto plans to start a new subscription offer, an email was sent out to Flickr contributors who were part of the Getty-Flickr partnership over … Continue reading