Archive for November 2018

Getty Images announces investment by Koch Equity Development

GettyImages-912016366-537x350

Getty Images press release – 26 November, 2018. KED to make $500 million preferred equity investment in the leading visual media company Getty Images, a world leader in visual communications, has reached an agreement with Koch Equity Development LLC (KED), the investment arm of Koch Industries, whereby KED will make a $500 million non-controlling preferred…

Read More

Shutterstock announces exclusive partnership with rights clearance industry leader, Greenlight

Shutterstock Announces Exclusive Partnership with Rights Clearance Industry Leader, Greenlight

Shutterstock press release: 26 November, 2018 Partnership will enable Shutterstock customers to license editorial content for commercial use Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE: SSTK), a leading global technology company offering high-quality assets, tools and services through its creative platform, today announced a partnership with rights and clearance agency, Greenlight, a part of Branded Entertainment Network. Greenlight clears…

Read More

4Corners Images: Spectacular Scotland by Maurizio Rellini

United Kingdom, Scotland, Aberdeenshire, Stonehaven, Dunnottar Castle, Great Britain, British Isles, Colorful sunrise on Dunnottar castle along the Scotland coastline

One of the last wild places in Western Europe, Scotland’s dramatic landscapes and history are an irresistible draw for landscape photographers and when summer comes, the drama sometimes takes a fairytale turn; like it did for Maurizio Rellini. From first light on Glen Etive’s Buachaille Etive Mor to sunset on Skye, he zigzagged his way…

Read More

Image Quest Marine launches brand new newsletter

A whale shark swims by while a plastic bag floats around. Plastic kills way too much marine life.

Specialist aquatic wildlife photo library, Image Quest Marine, is launching a brand new newsletter. The newsletter will showcase their beautiful underwater photography, as well as sharing exclusive collection news and photographer features. It promises to be a useful resource for photo editors and picture researchers, particularly those working on scientific and nature-related subjects. To sign…

Read More

Shutterstock launches workflow extension for Final Cut Pro X to enable seamless access to video, image and music collections

Shutterstock Launches Workflow Extension for Final Cut Pro X to Enable Seamless Access to Video, Image, and Music Collections

Shutterstock press release – 15 November, 2018 Free curated collections are available for all users to download and millions more assets can be licensed by using the new Shutterstock extension for Final Cut Pro X Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE: SSTK), a leading global technology company offering high-quality assets, tools and services through its creative platform, today…

Read More

Mary Evans Picture Library Collection of the week: Jeanette Jones

Feathers. Low angle view of a ballroom dancer's feathered hem. This photograph was featured in the exhibition 'The Ballroom Spy' in collaboration with artist Jack Vettriano which transferred from Heartbreak, London to the Royal West of England Academy in Bristol in 2011.

If you’re a Strictly fan, you’ll know this Saturday marks an important stage in the annual competition as the remaining contestants take to the floor of the iconic Tower Ballroom in Blackpool. It therefore seems a good moment to share a more specialised collection; the ballroom dancing images of Jeanette Jones. An accomplished dancer herself,…

Read More

PA Images launches sports photography internship to increase diversity within the profession

PA Images press release – 5 November, 2018. PA Images, home to the prestigious picture collection from the UK’s national news agency, has launched a new sports photography internship to increase social, ethnic and gender diversity within the profession. Beginning in January 2019, the six-month programme will run twice each year, offering two emerging sports…

Read More

Many new features added to the Copytrack App

Copytrack news – 24 October, 2018. Whether photographer, picture agency or blogger: One thing is always scarce, time. Therefore it is  particularly important to us to make the handling of our system as simple and intuitive as possible. We are pleased to present you some new features which we have developed in the past months…

Read More

Alamy introduces 360° spherical imagery to their library

Check out Alamy’s 360-degree images here. Alamy press release – 5 November, 2018. Alamy and 360cities announce distribution partnership to introduce 360° spherical imagery to a new audience Leading stock image supplier Alamy.com and virtual reality publishing platform 360Cities.net announce distribution partnership to introduce 360° images to a worldwide customer base. Alamy.com and 360Cities.net announced…

Read More