Michael Ventura

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  1. I thought I would be good to start a new thread, the old one was close to 50 pages deep. I hope it is a good omen that my first sale of 2018 was a book sale for $250! I want to be hopeful that these will be more commonplace in 2018 for all!
  2. Have you Found any Alamy Photographs October

    The New York Times, Book Review section, Oct 14th 2018 issue Pg. 12, Portrait of Ryunosuke Akutagawa, Interphoto (credit to Alamy only)
  3. Images Sold in October (one per day per contributor)

    I do the same as Sally, I just paste the link in the post and it becomes the photo automatically.
  4. Images Sold in October (one per day per contributor)

    Sort of depressing that my last three sales, all with a five year web use duration, do not even add up to a typical Personal Use sale. This is one of them. A concert in Bethesda, Maryland.
  5. AIM update notes - Oct 2018

    Very grateful for the copy and paste function for keywords!! Looks like nice improvements!
  6. Favourite photos in October '18

    A couple of photos from recent shoots Law Enforcement Officers' Memorial, Washington DC The Sagamore Pendry Hotel in Baltimore, Maryland
  7. Exclusivity

    I have one other agency but have not submitted to them in many many years, so probably 90% of my photos are only on Alamy.
  8. October Challenge - "You Wear It Well"

    Very fun challenge! My three 1) Believe in Santa 2) Venice Beach Character 3)Venice Beach Freak Show Guy
  9. September Challenge - The Winner

    Congrats TeeCee, a smashing photo!
  10. Have you found any Alamy images September 2018

    USA, Consumer Reports magazine, Nov 2018 issue Pg. 14, Argus C2 camera, Marc Tielemans
  11. How was your September 2018?

    A very average month, 15 sales for $731 gross.
  12. Have you found any Alamy images September 2018

    USA, Parade magazine, Sept 30th 2018 issue Pg. 2, The Sapranos TV show, Photo 12 Pg. 4, Neil Armstromg Portrait, IanDagnall Computing Cover inset, Desi Arnaz and Lucille Ball (cut out), United Archive GmbH Pg. 9, Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone, Tsuni/USA Pg. 9, Leslie Mann and Judd Apatow, Priscilla Grant/Everett Collection
  13. September Challenge - Think Local

    Thrilled to make the short list, thanks!
  14. Images Sold in September (one per day per contributor)

    This one might also work in the thread "What Sale Are You Most Surprised By"!
  15. Images Sold in September (one per day per contributor)

    Hula in Hawaii. Japanese magazine use
  16. Images Sold in September (one per day per contributor)

    Segway tour in Yorktown, Virginia. Web use
  17. Have you found any Alamy images September 2018

    USA, The New Yorker magazine, Oct 1st 2018 issue Pg. 10, photo from the movie, "At Long Last Love", United Archives GmbH
  18. Images Sold in September (one per day per contributor)

    Glass blower in Virginia, USA. U.K. Newspaper use.
  19. Images Sold in September (one per day per contributor)

    Undersea Kazoos? Nature is amazing!!
  20. Have you found any Alamy images September 2018

    USA, Parade magazine, Sept 23rd 2018 issue Pg. 15, Sally Field with Davy Jones (cropped to just those two), Zuma Press
  21. Images Sold in September (one per day per contributor)

    Deleted, wrong thread
  22. Have you found any Alamy images September 2018

    USA, National Geographic Traveler magazine, October/November 2018 issue Vero Beach, Florida, USA (cropped to a vertical), Education & Exploration 2 Singapore's international airport, Yvette Cardozo Romanian fresco, Robert Dziewulski
  23. Have you found any Alamy images September 2018

    USA, The Washington Post, Travel section, Sept 23rd 2018 issue Pg. Oslo, Norway, Kerin Forstmanis Pg. F3, Oslo, Norway, Hemis Pg. F5, Viking Ship Museum, Oslo, Norway, David Coleman
  24. Images Sold in September (one per day per contributor)

    Another bulk sale for next to nothing.
  25. Images Sold in September (one per day per contributor)

    A very recent upload. Used for business marketing for decent $$