How to...

1. Before the application
Please carefully read our technical requirements before you apply.

2. Suitability archive
Think about what subjects you want to offer. A list of desired topics can be found here. This cooperation is profitable, the archive should have a certain size. It should be well prepared for marketing (100-150 themes).

3. Application
Register and upload your 10 best pictures in low resolution.
The selection should be critically compiled according to content and creative aspects and the HiRes data must meet the technical requirements.

4. Wait, drink tea and bargain
Once we receive your application, we examine the pictures and get in touch with you. We are interested what you goals are in cooperating with a photo agency and which topics you'd like to offer.

5. Account / delivery test
If everything fits, we will open a photographer account for you and ask for a test delivery.

6. Contract
If we like your first test upload, you will become a new SodaGrapher in our family and we will send you a contract. This exclusive image authoring agreement governs the fee settlement and the transfer of rights to use your images. Please send us two copies of the signed contract by mail.

7. Upload images
Now you can start uploading pictures. All images will be edited in visual aspects and reviewed by our picture quality team.

8. IPTC data
After editing by our editorial staff you can start keywording the images, that is to say the IPTC data capture. After this data has ben reviewed by us, the images will go online.

9. Statistics
In your account you can see how often an image has been clicked. And you have access to your sales statistics.