We are the first in the stock photography industry to implement a ranking system where photographers are rewarded with higher commissions and the ability to set higher sales prices upon the success of their portfolio. Portfolio sales volume determines a photographer's rank and success.
An exclusive buyout sales price does not depend on rank or sales volume. Set your own exclusive buyout sales price between $100 and $2000.
Fotolia"s international editing team of in-house employees and small group of Fotolia supporters with professional expertise in photography, graphic design, and illustration review thousands of photos each day in less than 24 hours.
Fotolia encourages photographers to discuss and share industry trends, tips, and suggestions in the Fotolia forums. Photographers may post messages and enclose an image for others to comment and review.
Fotolia already has a local presence in 5 major countries: USA, France, Spain, Germany, and UK. Biy mid 2006 Fotolia will be in all English speaking countries and all major European countries. At the end of 2006, Fotolia will expand our reach into Asia.
Thanks to our automatic translation system photographers can upload and describe their images in English and then sell them in all Fotolia languages overnight.
Photographers are paid commissions with the Fotolia credit system. Photographers may cash out their credits at anytime via PayPal with as little as $2 in their account. No hassles with late payments, fraud, or international currencies. For countries who don"t have Paypal we send checks quarterly for amounts over 100 USD.
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Image protection technology provides security for photographers and helps with image tracking. In the event an image is used illegally or outside the realm of the license agreement we are able to search and locate the offenders.
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Fotolia Photography and Design News Blog
Fotolia keeps photographers up to date on important industry news and information with our up to date blog. Photographer may offer feedback and share industry knowledge to all readers. In addition to camera and software reviews, Fotolia spotlights popular and emerging photographers. The Fotolia blog is distributed to thousands of readers online around the world.
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