>We all know the story; you have a camera, take lots of pictures, and then you discover the world of Microstock. "You mean I can make MONEY doing this?" you say to yourself. "Sign me up!"
And thus your career began. You searched the database, looked at other portfolios, and realized that yes, you can do this too! You start to upload fancy buildings from downtown, flowers in your garden, and the salad you had for lunch. You diligently upload, become all giddy after your first sale, and you are on your way!
Then come the long days of waiting between sales. Three days. A week. 10 days. Ding! A subscription sale! Someone wanted your picture! Then it's another three days, a week, 10 days until the next sale. This time it's a credit sale! But it's for 58 cents.
OK, sure, I can sell pictures, but when... [ Read more...