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Welcome to 2012 – picNiche State of the Union

Here we are heading into 2012, and with picNiche heading for 4 full years it’s looking like an exciting one to come 🙂 To mark the new year, I figured it would be a good time to talk a bit about what makes up the entire suite of ‘picNiche’ now, to brag a bit about […]
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Stock Photo Keywording in just 3 clicks with picWorkflow

You can now purchase keywording services through picWorkflow to keyword your images before distribution. The model is simple: you set how many keywords you want an image to have, and how much you want to pay per keyword. The price range is between 0.5 cents and 2 cents per keyword, which at 40 keywords makes […]
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Online Marketing & The Future of Microstock with Yay Micro

YayMicro.com is an online marketplace where photographers around the world can sell their images directly to customers. YAY offer over 1 million Royalty Free images and illustrations, prices start at $1.50. The site is available in English, Chinese, Spanish, Dutch and Norwegian. Japanese, German, French, Danish and Swedish are available as search languages. YAY focus […]
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Pixmac offers a ‘New Deal’ for Microstock Photographers

After a pretty dismal showing from most microstock agencies during 2010, today the relative newcomer Pixmac has revised its contributor aggreement significantly. It’s built up a best-of-all-worlds policy which will really help them stand out from the crowd of relatively new agencies in the long term, and makes guarantees to photographers which I’m hoping will […]
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The Future of Stock Photography with Ellen Boughn

Ellen has over thirty years experience in the stock business gained at such organizations as Dreamstime, Corbis, Getty (Stone), UpperCut Images, Workbookstock, The Image Bank and After-Image. She has a deep understanding of all stock photo markets including right’s managed and microstock. Ellen is a frequent speaker at PhotoExpo, CEPIC and UGCX, a member of […]
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The Future of Stock Photography with Pixmac’s Vita Valka

Hi Vita. Please introduce yourself for those readers who may not know who you are. Well I’m a designer from Prague. To have some fun I’ve changed sides the other day. Now I’m thrilled to be the head of the most innovative microstock agency. I love media and the meta language of it. You’re already […]
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