Flickr has added a new option by which people can turn their images at Yahoo's photo-sharing site into revenue.
In Flickr's initial partnership with photo licensing powerhouse Getty Images, Getty representatives cherry-picked Flickr photos and photographers they liked. Later, Flickr members could offer their own candidates for evaluation by Getty for licensing.
The new option, called Request to License, lets photographers nominate photos in a way that those who want to license figure into the transaction.
Here's how it works. A photographer can label a photo to be part of the Request to License program. When somebody … Read more