Seems like an interesting solution if it all checks out…
Photo Reprints is an extension for Sell Media, a free plugin that allows you to sell, license and protect images, videos, audio files and pdf's from your WordPress site.
Here are the details on:
Sell Media – http://graphpaperpress.com/plugins/sell-media/
Do you want to build your own stock photography website where you keep all of the sales revenue? Do you want to protect your high resolution images from thieves? Do you want to monetize your blog?
Sell Media is a new WordPress plugin that allows you to sell, license and protect images, videos, audio files and PDF’s directly from your website. You can now run your entire business directly out of WordPress without the need for expensive and confusing third party systems.
(possibly for the show)