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Selling photos across agencies

July 29, 2013
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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May & June Sales Finalized – almost

iStockphoto has taken quite a while this time to process the downloads from the partner program for May and June. Apparently, it started with a wrong import of Getty Sales for exclusive contributors, followed by an error that only processed … 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

Day by day stats from May in StockPerformer

June 1, 2013
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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Monthly Sales Report for May 2013

General overview for the month It has been more than four months now since I started selling my images across agencies. All in all, May has been a huge disappointment in sales for me – usually May has been one … Continue reading

May 1, 2013
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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April uploads, downloads and royalties

Overall development and summary April saw a slow start after the Easter weekend but turned out to become a strong month. I am seeing good results of my upload work across almost all agencies. I was a bit slower in … 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