Price calculations

The calculations for commissions are calculated from the work expenses and license.

Work expenses:

How much time I need depends on scale, details and complexity of the scene.

 

The table below shows the estimated costs for an custom illustration. But this is an approximation. Feel free to contact me in order to discuss your project. I am very dedicated to the wishes and expectations of my customers. Afterwards I can make you an concrete offer.

 


  simple picture complex picture very detailed picture

very small illustration

ca. 10 cm or Full HD 1920 x 1080 Pixel

250 € 600 €  

(Mengenrabatt ab 10 St.) 

180 €

   

 

     

small illustration

ca. DinA 4

400 €  900 €  
       

medium illustration

ca. DinA 3

600 € 1.000 € 1.600 €
       

big illustration

ca. 50 cm x70 cm

800 € 1.200 € 1.800 €
       

very big illustration

ca. 60 x 90 cm

1.000 € 1.300 € 2.000 €

 

Illustration of a basic character or item with a simple background. Illustration of a complex character with background. Illustration of a complex character with a fantastic background. 
  Simple characters are humans or animals which pose can be deriven from a photography or another art piece. A Dragon or fantasy creature with a freely definable pose. One ore two characters with a freely definable pose.
  The background is a color, a gradient or an indicated landscape. The background is a normal landscape. The brackground is a very detailed freely definable landscape.

In order to get the best printing results I always work with 300dpi.

 

If you give me the permission to sell the resulting work you get a 25% discount.

license - rights of use

If the image is used in a private and non comercial scope there are no additional costs for the license. 

 

In a commercial scope for example: CD-Cover, card deck, Book cover or advertising in all forms. The license costs are calculated from the usage duration and scope. 

 

 

Rights of use      
       
Type of use  ordinary special (exception) exclusive
  0,2 0,6 1
         
Contract term 1 year 5 years 10 years

unlimited

  0,1 0,3 0,5

1,5

         

Expected sales

(Area & scope)

1000

regional

10.000

national

100.000

continental

1.000.000

global

  0,2 0,6 1,7 3,5

Calculation example according to the guidelines of the AGD

remuneration collective agreement design (AGD / SDSt)


example: design development + license - rights of use   + finalization
simpel concept + design development * ( exclusive + 10 years + national ) +  finalization
bookcover 120 + 120 * ( 1 + 0,5 + 0,6 ) + 240
  120 + 120 *   2,1   + 240
  120 + 252 + 240
sum: 612 €

Type of use

ordinary

The licensee is allowed to use the illustration for the in the contract defined scope.

The licensee is not allowed to distribute the license to other personas.

The licensor is allowed to use, sell and distribute licenses in a free scope.

 

special (exception)

I can offer this exception if the illustration can be sold as an art print.

The licensee is allowed  to use the illustration for the in the contract defined scope

The licensee is not allowed to distribute the license to other personas.

The licensor is allowed to use and sell the illustration. He is not allowed to distribute licenses to other persons.

 

exclusive

The licensee is allowed  to use the illustration for the in the contract defined scope

The licensee is not allowed to distribute custom licenses to other personas.

The licensee is allowed to distribute or sell his licensee to other personas.

The licensor is not allowed to use the illustration.