2015 Microstock Earnings Comparison

By Steve Gibson

2015 microstock earnings comparison chart

It’s been a good while since I shared any detailed analysis of my /reseller options and these earnings are included in the comparison (except for Fotolia and DCP where I was opted out).

Depositphotos is the highest climber, these figures are from before their recent pricing and royalty changes.

There is pretty clear evidence for me that we are not in a race to the bottom with prices to buyers. Prices for individual images are up quite sharply over the past 4 or so years (dollar photo club excepted), likewise the gap between agency revenue and contributor payout is also …read more

Via: Microstock Insider


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