Michael Jay Fotograf Berlin

Selling photos across agencies

December 17, 2015
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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24 days of Christmas – day 12, advent calendar of free downloads

I am catching up with the days of free giveaways as I am recovering from a cold my son had first and then gave it to me. 🙂 For day 12, I have prepared nine ways to say Thank You. Well, it’s … Continue reading

November 17, 2015
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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Paying models for photo shoots? How much?

There is an ongoing discussion amongst photographers which I just happened to see at three places within a week. So here is my take on the repeating question: How much do you pay your models? And what do you do if … 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

Lake in Connemara, Ireland with mountain ranges in the background.

April 9, 2013
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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Ireland landscapes and Dublin city views – stock photos by Michael Jay

As a series of posts in this blog, I will present some of the shoots and images I am proud of that can be licensed on the different agencies I am supplying with royalty free images. Ireland images: Connemara and … Continue reading

April 3, 2013
by Michael Jay Fotograf
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Che Guevara style guerilla portraits – Series on Stocksy United

As a part of posts on this blog, I will present some of my stock image series available at different agencies. A series I have been proud of since I shot it about two years ago: My Guerilla in Che Guevara … Continue reading