Archive for July 2016

Bridgeman Images now representing the estate of John Miller

Bridgeman Images press release. Bridgeman Images is excited to announce that it has been chosen to represent the estate of John Miller for copyright, reproduction and licensing. Born in London, the artist studied and worked as an architect before relocating to West Cornwall in 1958 to become a full time painter. Working from his studio…

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Winner of Bridgeman Studio Award 2016 announced

Bridgeman Images press release. Bridgeman Images, the art licensing specialists, are delighted to announce that the grand prize for the Bridgeman Studio Award 2016 goes to Aitch. The Romanian born illustrator wins a £1,000 front cover commission for Rosie Garland’s new book published by the The Borough Press, an imprint of HarperCollins, for her entry…

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Animals in art from Werner Forman Archive

Werner Forman Archive Press Release. Animals have featured in art from the earliest cave paintings. Ancient artworks cover an astonishing range of different creatures, including those that are fantastical. During the eight decades of his travels, Werner Forman photographed many different animals in art. Humans have a long and complex relationship with the natural world…

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Emma Jones appointed as new Small Business Crown Representative

Emma Jones MBE has been appointed to help more small businesses in the UK bid for and win government contracts. In her new position working with government departments and the Crown Commercial Service, Emma Jones will help smaller businesses in the UK bid for and win important government contracts. This supports the government’s manifesto commitment…

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Wellcome Image Awards 2017

Submit your images by 11 September 2016 for the Wellcome Image Awards 2017. Wellcome Images are looking for high-quality images that relate to biomedical science and contemporary healthcare. They are interested in all artistic media and imaging techniques, from hand-drawn illustrations to clinical photography, super-resolution microscopy and functional MRI scans. Every image accepted into their collections by 11 September…

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New at Topfoto: 60s & 70s by Mick Ratman

A tiny but terrific new archive of the 1960s and 1970s has been launched by Topfoto. The collection has never been seen before and is exclusively available through Topfoto, and through our partner agencies worldwide. 1964-1966: Bob Dylan, Joan Baez, Marianne Faithfull, The Rolling Stones and their manager Andrew Loog Oldham, The Who, Steampacket, Wilson Pickett……

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Erickson Stock offers a new royalty-free stock image collection

Erickson Stock press release. Erickson Stock announces half of its assignment-quality image collection will be released to a new royalty free pricing model. Erickson Stock has been a premiere boutique for unique stock photos for over 15 years. Covering visual topics such as healthcare stock photos and video, business stock photos and video, family stock…

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FOCAL International footage CPD week

FOCAL International press release. FOCAL International, the organisation representing the global footage and content industry plus professional archive researchers and allied facilities, has announced the schedule for its Footage Continuing Personal Development (formerly Footage Training Week) which runs 19-23 September 2016 in London, UK. This course gives an introduction to the commercial audio-visual industry from archive to exploitation…

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June news from Nature Picture Library

Mist over the Kasari river at sunrise, Kloostri, Matsalu National Park, Estonia, May 2009

Nature Picture Library remains firmly committed to Europe and to working closely with their European friends – clients, photographers and partners – whatever the final outcome of the recent referendum. Wild Wonders of the EU This EU Wild Wonders of Europe gallery focuses on the shared natural heritage of the 28 member states and the benefits…

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