How to source images – A guide for authors, an article written by The Photo Collective

Do you need to source and clear images for your new book or product and don’t know where to start? Read on for tips and advice from the Photo Collective on image sourcing. You are finally fulfilling your dream of writing a book or maybe you have written a few and you have never sourced…

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Mary Evans Picture Library: Colouring The Past

Mary Evans Picture Library have  recently injected a boost of colour into over 8000 of their black and white historical images by utilising AI. The sensitive results are impressive and have lifted some of these images to a new level of immediacy. Have a browse through this edited selection to see some lovely examples of…

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SHUTTERSTOCK ACQUIRES SPLASH NEWS

SHUTTERSTOCK ACQUIRES SPLASH NEWS, ONE OF THE WORLD’S LEADING ENTERTAINMENT NEWS NETWORKS NEW YORK, May 31, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE: SSTK), the leading global creative platform for transformative brands and media companies, today announced the acquisition of Splash News, one of the world’s leading entertainment news networks for newsrooms and media companies. A leading source for image and video…

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CEPIC Congress 2022 – Palma de Mallorca

Stephen Rafferty of Eye Ubiquitous has kindly shared with BAPLA images of CEPIC Congress 2022 which took place in Palma De Mallorca at the end of May. These images can be viewed on the PICSEL website here, and are also available to view on the Eye Ubiquitous site. BAPLA and CEPIC Executive Board member Paul…

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The Estate of Howard Hodgkin joins Artimage

You can now license over 500 images from the archive of The Estate of Howard Hodgkin through Artimage. Artimage’s have a full range of images from different periods of Hodgkin’s long and prolific career, ready to license and use for your projects, their selection of images spans from the late 1940s to his last paintings.…

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Mary Evans, Collections Crossover: The Great Outdoor Getaway

From Mary Evans Picture Library With the half-term break and long bank holiday just around the corner, it may be that many of you are planning a great escape in between the Platinum Jubilee celebrations. We’ve covered the British seaside in previous newsletters, but this week we’re looking at holidays that explore this green and…

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FOCAL International to honour Bríd Dooley

Industry press release from FOCAL LONDON, 19 May 2022: The FOCAL International Lifetime Achievement Award is gifted by the FOCAL International executive board to an individual who has contributed to and supported the audiovisual archive industry within their career and through the body of their work. We are delighted to announce the 2022 recipient is Head…

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SHUTTERSTOCK Appoints Paul Hennessy Chief Executive Officer

Industry Press Release 11 May 2022 With more than 20 years of global leadership and digital marketplace experience, Mr. Hennessy will oversee a smooth transition to execute Shutterstock’s strategy of building a world class platform that disrupts and transforms the creative industry. “Having worked alongside Paul as a Board member for the past seven years, I know…

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Terry O’Neill Archive – Exclusively available from Iconic Images

27 April 2022 Iconic Images licensing platform announces exclusivity for the archive of famed photographer Terry O’Neill O’Neill joins Norman Parkinson, Ed Caraeff, Ted Williams and Eva Sereny exclusively available on www.iconiclicensing.net Iconic Images, one of the world’s leading photography archive owners and agents, announces that the full archive of legendary photographer Terry O’Neill will be…

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Mary Evans Picture Library Platinum Jubilee Pictures

From Mary Evans ‘A Jubilant Reminder’: With the UK celebrating the first ever royal Platinum Jubilee, it’s no surprise that the news stands are full of special issues commemorating Her Majesty’s 70 years on the throne. The Illustrated London News, the world’s first illustrated paper, launched 180 years ago in May 1842, was a pioneer…

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