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Selling photos across agencies

July 8, 2013
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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How much does a microstock image really cost?

When it comes to microstock, often the same image can be found across different agencies and platforms. After our friend and¬†microstock superstar Sean Locke reported about the growing anger and confusion of clients about intransparent pricing, I¬†thought it might be … Continue reading

May 27, 2013
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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iStockphoto moves rastered drawings to illustration category

As iStockphoto had announced a few month ago (in the Illustration forum, so photographers probably were not really aware), raster drawings are now being re-categorized as Illustrations Here is a sample result searching for “Illustrations” on iStockphoto – have a … Continue reading

May 14, 2013
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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iStock changing collections / price points – what I think about it

As iStockphoto announced in a Contributor newsletter yesterday, they are going to change the collections and price points.   Well, the basic idea behind this is that the old structure has grown over time with the addition of new collections … Continue reading