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alexs Aug 23, 2010 5:35 PM

revenue from photos from youtube?
 
I recently put a video on youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M7Zs-46P7B4&hd=1 and have just been asked to be a youtube affiliate or something like that. Basically it means get paid per click...I have used some photos in the video from my dslr...Now the amount of views I get I will probably get a cheque that will by me a coffee by Christmas :)
But seriously putting videos together made from photographs isn't difficult and some of the pro's probably get a lot of views so I wonder if it ever gets to be even a "little" income. I also wonder if it is a "safe " way to show photo's as it wouldn't be easy to download stills from the video without a bit of hassle.
food for thought?
Youtube has some criteria for partner videos but a lot of photographers would have no trouble ie family friendly, original, your own work etc...
Roll on when I can afford a dslr with HD video....
Alex Sally

Mikefellh Aug 23, 2010 8:39 PM

Depends on if there's tax hassles since you are "making money".

alexs Aug 24, 2010 10:35 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Mikefellh (Post 1132873)
Depends on if there's tax hassles since you are "making money".

So far I'm upto 56p in revenue so the tax man won't be on my back any time soon...;)
alex sally


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