Flickr Partnership Ends, Getty Images' Commitment to Contributors Continues

My Getty Images Experience – Part 3 – Flickr Partnership Ends, Getty Images’ Commitment to Contributors Continues

Here are the latest news following up Part 1 and Part 2 of my Getty Images Experience. I’m only 2 weeks in, and Getty already announced HUGE changes. Yesterday I got an e-mail stating: “Flickr Partnership Ends, Getty Images’ Commitment to Contributors Continues” (The whole text is posted on the end of this post). Still having
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View of Wasserbillig From Afar - Yannick Ciancanelli

My Getty Images Experience – Part 2

Here are the latest news following up Part 1 of my Getty Images Experience. First of all, my initial 5 images have all been accepted and are on sale, yay. I had to check out my account myself, because i got no e-mail notification. They just put your images up and sell them, without telling you
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Taraxacum Sunset - Yannick Ciancanelli

My Getty Images Experience – Part1

5 days ago Flickr sent me an e-mail stating: “Hi Yannick Ciancanelli, Flickr has partnered with the fabulous Getty Images to offer an invitation-only service for Flickr members to license their photos for commercial use. The Getty Images team has noticed your work on Flickr, and is pleased to offer you an invitation to enroll with them. They
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Pont d’Arcole By Night – Paris

Imagine Napoléon Bonaparte, standing at the Pont d’Arcole holding the flagstaff of the Armée d’Italie in his left hand and his sword in his right (wih the inscription Bonaparte, Armée d’Italie), dressed in the dark blue trousers and tunic of a general of the Republic, with a gold-embroidered red collar. Awesome right? Well, I was right
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The Big Lighthouse Is Called Eiffel Tower

When I asked around what people would think of my picture, I got a lot different reactions. One that I remember well is, that the Eiffel Tower at the far left of the picture, has often been referred to as “that lighthouse”. To call this global cultural icon

Cancer Put Into Context

I spent the last 30 minutes starting this article and deleting it over and over again. I just don’t know where to start. I wish I could find the right words so people would get right into these few lines that I really wish to share, without leaving the page. I wish everyone could just take
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How To Shoot HDR – And What Is It Anyway?

As you probably have already noticed, the internet makes an enormous fuss about HDR photography. The question one might want to ask is “Can I do that, too? If yes…how? And what the heck is it anyway?” There are many tutorials about the topic, and everyone has got his/her own ideas about the matter. So why
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