Michael Jay Fotograf Berlin

Selling photos across agencies

June 27, 2014
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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Half Time Summary for 2014

The end of June also marks the half of the year. We have left winter and spring behind, enjoying the summer (if the weather is nice wherever you are) and the FIFA World Cup (if you’re into football). For stock … Continue reading

June 2, 2014
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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How to make $200 from Shutterstock, iStockphoto or Fotolia?

Most of my blog posts are directed at the more seasoned stock photographer who are interested in staying up to date, get insights to someone else’s thoughts on the market etc. However, I get some newbies asking questions through my … Continue reading

January 2, 2014
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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New Year, New Post, New Goals

My first year as an independent stock photographer is coming to an end One year ago, I have waited for my exclusivity at iStockphoto to run out. I was in the process of preparing my existing images for uploading to … Continue reading

Packing Christmas Presents at Candle Light

December 20, 2013
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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Season Greetings and a look back to 2013

It’s the Friday before Christmas and business is slowly winding down for the next two weeks. The season for family, relaxation, food and sweets is coming up, before our calendars are being switched for new ones showing a different number. … Continue reading

December 2, 2013
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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New agency added: Mostphotos.com

I have decided to add mostphotos.com to the list of agencies I supply with my main microstock portfolio. They are certainly not among the big sellers but they offer 50% of royalties, even on their subscription sales. And they are … Continue reading