Archive for April 2016

Bridgeman Studio Award 2016 open for entries

Bridgeman Images press release. Bridgeman Images, the art licensing specialists, are excited to announce the third annual Bridgeman Studio Award, open to all creatives, to win a £1,000 commission to design the book cover for award winning author Rosie Garland’s next title published by The Borough Press, an imprint of HarperCollins. Bridgeman Studio continues to…

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Getty Images files competition law complaint against Google

Getty Images press release. Complaint, in support of the European Commission’s investigation into Google, aims to address Google’s anti-competitive practices and use of scraped third party imagery through Google Images that diminishes a fair marketplace for content creators. Brussels – 27 April, 2016: Getty Images, a world leader in visual communications, will today file a competition…

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From the armour of Henry VIII to a photograph of a First World War munitions factory, thousands of records are launched online

Royal Armouries press release. Royal Armouries has launched its Collections Online website which provides more than 150,000 collection records held within one of the world’s leading collections of arms and armour dating from ancient times to the present day. The digital catalogue features records of the royal armours of the Tudor and Stuart kings; arms…

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SilverHub Media acquires Action Press KG and The Picture Library Limited

SilverHub press release. APRIL 12th, 20016, LONDON – SilverHub Media (“SilverHub”) today announces the recent acquisitions of Action Press KG and The Picture Library Limited, which will form the foundations of a significant new imagery business which will revitalise the editorial photography industry, providing innovative solutions for customers, content owners and story tellers alike. SilverHub has been founded by…

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plainpicture welcomes new team member to NY office

plainpicture press release. Janice Ackerman has joined the New York office of the international creative photography agency as Senior Sales Executive. She will support the plainpicture team bringing a wealth of experience from her former positions with photonica, Ogilvy & Mather, Penguin Random House, G + J Publishing Group and most recently as Account Manager…

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New unique NPL collection – Meet Your Neighbours

Over the last 4 years, Nature Picture Library have been building up a new and unique image collection called Meet Your Neighbours. This project was the brainchild of NPL photographers Niall Benvie and Clay Bolt, and now has a team of more than 70 contributors across the world documenting the animals and plants they find close to…

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robertharding in new partnership with VSO

robertharding press release. robertharding are excited to announce a new global representation agreement to distribute VSO’s images and video. The royalties will be used to support VSO’s work tackling poverty in communities around the world. VSO is the world’s leading international development organization that uses volunteers to fight poverty and reduce inequality. robertharding is an…

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