Archive for March 2016

British Pathé reclaims North American rights to its newsreel collection

British Pathé press release. British Pathé, the world-famous newsreel archive, has this month reclaimed exclusive control over its historic collection in North America. This marks the first time in twenty-five years that all media professionals in these territories will be able to license footage from British Pathé directly rather than dealing with its former third-party…

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London School of Publishing courses starting in April

The London School of Publishing (LSP) has been training graduates since 1984 and has established a reputation for delivering skill-based courses within the UK and internationally – the following LSP courses are starting in April: Picture Research Course starts: Thursday April 14, 2016 Duration: 2 Day Location: 118A Kensington Church Street, London, W8 4BH Schedule:…

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Time to celebrate with Trevillion Images

Trevillion Images have just celebrated the launch of their fantastic new website www.trevillion.com, and as part of their celebrations, they have today announced the lucky winner of their iPad mini competition. Entrants from around the world were invited to send in their favourite Trevillion image which really symbolised ‘Celebration’ for them. Trevillion were inundated with…

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Report Digital has a new website

Report Digital have moved to a new public website with many features to help you search for high quality pictures and video. You can filter your results more accurately, view galleries of current national and international events, as well as explore categories/subcategories of pictures from our professional contributors from around the world. A motorbike enthusiast performs…

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Mary Evans Picture Library now represents National Museums Northern Ireland

Mary Evans Picture Library are delighted to announce their new representation of National Museums Northern Ireland’s superlative collection of fine art paintings, watercolours, photographs and prints, containing works of international importance and historical significance. The first showcase of this wide-ranging collection, highlights the variety of artistic styles and periods covered in the fine art of the Ulster Museum. The…

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Shortlist announced for FOCAL Footage Awards 2016

FOCAL International press release. Finalists for the 13th annual FOCAL International Awards in association with AP Archive include some of the highest-profile documentary films released around the world in 2015, including Academy Award Winner Amy, about the life of Amy Winehouse. Set to take place on 26th May, 2016 at the Lancaster London Hotel, the…

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Capture ROYALTIES makes light work of managing commission payments

Capture Ltd press release. Capture Ltd has launched a fast roll-out, stand-alone version of its powerful web-based royalty management system – which allows agencies to manage contributors’ commission in a variety of innovative ways, at the click of a button, whether working from the office or remotely. Capture ROYALTIES can generate invoices, attribute  contributors and commission…

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Copyright small claims white paper released by American visual arts associations

DMLA press release. While there has been a great deal of discussion recently about the possibility of Congress creating a small claims process for visual arts, several visual artist groups, representing hundreds of thousands of creators, have joined forces to propose key components of potentially forthcoming small claims legislation. Collectively, the groups represent photographers, photojournalists,…

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