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PRESS RELEASE: dotPhoto Announces Online Pro Photographer Services
dotPhoto Lets Pro & Amateur Photographers Sell Photos Online with No Start-up Costs
Las Vegas, NV - February 12, 2004 - dotPhoto, Inc. (www.dotphoto.com), a leading photo-sharing and digital photography web site, announced today at Photo Marketing Association (PMA), a simple solution for pro and amateur photographers to sell photos online. With no start-up costs, dotPhoto makes it easy for digital photographers to enter the world of e-commerce and sell digital photos, prints, and gifts to clients they could not have reached before. Through dotPhoto's advanced e-storage and e-commerce solutions, portfolios of thousands of never-before-seen talented photographers are now accessible to online customers all over the world.
Photographers simply open a free account, upload their photos and set the custom sales price of their digital photos for a wide variety of downloads, print sizes and photo gift items. dotPhoto pays the photographer the difference between the custom price and dotPhoto's standard price in a monthly check (less a small handling fee). All photos are completely secure, password-protected and encrypted.
"DotPhoto has become a vehicle for photographers to take advantage of the many benefits of digital photography and change the way they have presented and sold photographs to date," said Glenn Paul, President and CEO of dotPhoto. "This is certainly the wave of the future. dotPhoto serves as an image search-engine and warehouse for individuals, businesses, art photographers, event photographers and newspapers, to share and sell photos online. dotPhoto allows our Internet-based users to experience the photo development world from a new perspective, changing the role of traditional photos. The possibilities are endless."
dotPhoto also allows both consumers and photographers to display and store photo albums on their web site, and market their photographs to millions of on-line viewers worldwide. For more information, visit www.dotphoto.com or call 609-434-0340.
About dotPhoto, Inc.
Launched in 1999, dotPhoto, Inc. (www.dotphoto.com) is a privately-held secure online photo-sharing and e-commerce portal where members can post, share and sell digital photos in a wide variety of print sizes and gift items. DotPhoto's Pictavision® technology turns mobile phones into limitless photos wallets and provides members wireless access to all their online photos.
For businesses, dotPhoto offers a full range of digital photography processing and storage solutions. The Company's state-of-the-art high-speed digital processing system enables rapid file transfer, next-day processing and print output of digital images to custom print formats. Corporate customers can also utilize dotPhoto's dynamic "talking pictures" technology to enhance their marketing and presentation efforts.