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cookey
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Mar 17, 2009 06:46 |  #1

Just looking on the net & found this site.

http://www.photography​-jobs.net/index.phpexternal link

Just wondering if anyone has heard of them before & dealt with them submitting photographs.

If you can earn some extra $$$ with your photographs where else can you put them besides stock photo sites.

Any comments appreciated.


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Mar 17, 2009 08:47 |  #2

Subscribing!

My quick reading of the info they 'publish' is that this was a microstock operator but I wonder if they are the stock equivalent of the insurance "screen scrapper" sites i.e.an agency!

IMO there are too many claims of earnings and not enough details of how those earnings are actually made. I await with interest other more experienced input & feedback but as the saying goes "if it sounds too good to be true then.........." :lol:


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Mar 17, 2009 11:37 |  #3

Who here makes $1000-$10000 a month selling photos on legit stock sites? Run far away from this one..


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Mar 17, 2009 13:18 |  #4

smells of a scam




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Mar 17, 2009 15:53 |  #5

check out
http://www.camera4cash​.com/external link
Same exact site.
They have protected whois search results (an extra paid service that prevents the public from knowing who owns the domain name)
Immediately that throws up red flags...
There are no phone numbers or address' available in the contact info. Another red flag.
The email address is an anonymous gmail account. Another red flag.
Unlike iStock or other familiar stock agencies, I see no way to purchase product from them.
another red flag.
I would not deal with them at all.


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Mar 17, 2009 16:06 |  #6

WOW! I could make up to $800,000.00 per day! Signing up right now! :rolleyes:


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Mar 17, 2009 19:44 as a reply to R_Metzel's post |  #7

This looks like a scam to me. In the FAQ section it says something about a one time only charge for membership. What kinda legit stock site charges for membership?




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Mar 17, 2009 20:20 as a reply to vancouverphotog's post |  #8

They want money up front. Not good....


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Mar 18, 2009 06:24 as a reply to JWright's post |  #9

SCAM!!!

Look at http://www.gamingjobso​nline.com/ (external link)

Then check out how well "Ramy Johnson" is doing with both of these websites! Notice how he looks so different too! Maybe it's just the hat:D

IMAGE: http://www.photography-jobs.net/images/pic2.jpg
Hi there Chris,
I have to say there is nothing better than making money from something that you really love doing... So thank you for letting me earn good money from what I love to do best! - Taking pictures of Nature, Pets and People.
- Ramy Johnson
Piedmont, CA

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IMAGE: http://www.gamingjobsonline.com/images/img3.jpg
After finishing my college degree, I decided to rest for awhile, during this time I was able to have time again playing games, when I saw your site I gave it a try and thank goodness I tried, coz right now I no longer need to look for a job, as I already have the perfect job! Thanks to you I earn more being a part time game tester compared to a full time and boring 8-5 day job.
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Mar 18, 2009 06:43 |  #10

^^ Nice pick-off!


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Mar 20, 2009 12:24 |  #11

mdruziak wrote in post #7546966 (external link)
SCAM!!!

Look at http://www.gamingjobso​nline.com/ (external link)

Then check out how well "Ramy Johnson" is doing with both of these websites! Notice how he looks so different too! Maybe it's just the hat:D

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Hi there Chris,
I have to say there is nothing better than making money from something that you really love doing... So thank you for letting me earn good money from what I love to do best! - Taking pictures of Nature, Pets and People.
- Ramy Johnson
Piedmont, CA


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After finishing my college degree, I decided to rest for awhile, during this time I was able to have time again playing games, when I saw your site I gave it a try and thank goodness I tried, coz right now I no longer need to look for a job, as I already have the perfect job! Thanks to you I earn more being a part time game tester compared to a full time and boring 8-5 day job.
- Ramy Johnson
Piedmont, CA



WOW!! that is unbelievable. i freaking hate scammers!! blehh worse than selling on eBay!!




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Mar 20, 2009 12:44 |  #12

cory1848 wrote in post #7541637external link
Who here makes $1000-$10000 a month selling photos on legit stock sites? Run far away from this one..

I'm assuming you mean micro-stock sites and not the ones like Getty. I know on my site I can make a few thousand or nothing a month. During some months I know I will either make a good chunk or get nothing, depends on time of the year. There's a few people I know of who do well on micro-stock making 1K+, actually one of them was just featured in USA Today because one of his images made over 5K on istock. Problem is they want to make you think anyone can do that, when in all reality most people are just getting pennies for a lot of work.


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Mar 20, 2009 12:46 |  #13

Even if it wasn't a scam, look at the "highlights" and you should be able to tell it's a joke of a deal. Pay to submit? Yea, sure buddy...$0.50 an image? Again, no way. Everything on there falls under the "to good to be true" and anyone with common sense would know this. Which makes me wonder, how many w/ no common sense have signed up?


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Mar 20, 2009 13:34 |  #14

Common sense?


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Mar 20, 2009 13:38 |  #15

Alleh wrote in post #7563472external link
Common sense?

As the saying goes "the trouble with commonsense is that it's not too common...." :lol:


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