This month our footage spotlight shines on the work of French camerawoman Frederique Olivier. We represent more than 2000 of Fred’s video clips, covering a wide range of locations and subjects. She is particularly known for her work from the polar regions, but recent video also includes coverage from Utah and underwater material from the…

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As its name suggests, Florilegius is positively blooming with an abundance of exquisite botanical illustrations, but there is much more besides. The speciality of Florilegius, which belongs to collector Richard Jeffery, is high quality, antiquarian prints, engravings and lithographs ranging from the 18th to early 20th century. Alongside plants and flowers are images covering other…

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Alliance for IP press release – 1 July, 2020 Creators and businesses came together today to celebrate the importance of Intellectual Property (IP) to the UK’s economic and cultural life. Now in its fifth year, British IP Day offers the opportunity for those who rely on IP for their living to engage with policymakers to…

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Getty Images press release – 30 June, 2020. Getty Images to serve as the Exclusive Photographic Agency of Gran Turismo’s global lineup of esport events Getty Images, a world leader in visual communications, and Polyphony Digital Inc., creator of the Gran Turismo franchise, have today announced a deal that will see Getty Images’ world-class motorsport…

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Getty Images press release – June 15, 2020 At Getty Images, for too long, Black individuals have not mattered enough and that changes now – we can no longer wait. Why did we wait to issue an external statement? It is a fair question and we accept any criticism for the delay. We lack the…

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Reelin’ in the Years press release – 23 June, 2020. Reelin’ In The Years Productions, one of the world’s leading footage licensing companies, have announced the launch of a new website dedicated to their growing collection of music-related photographs, photos.reelinintheyears.com, featuring a fully searchable database. Known for their deep archive of music and entertainment footage,…

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How would we approach requests for mid-1960s black and white stock photography of a model wearing only an incredibly big curly wig, a baby answering the telephone, window shopping on Carnaby Street and a lady in high heels stepping off the curb directly into a puddle? The answer would be to dive headlong into the…

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4Corners contributor Corrado Piccoli was an architect before he was a photographer, so we shouldn’t be too surprised if  one of his favourite images features a modern development like the Neuer Zollhof complex in Düsseldorf’s revitalized Harbour district. It’s his architectural grounding that makes Piccoli fascinated by people in their urban environment and their relationship…

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From Australia to India and Galapagos to Norway, our photographers continue to tell us their lockdown stories. Read all about it in our new blog Photographers during lockdown around the world or browse our expanded gallery of lockdown images. We hope you’ll find inspiration and insight into some of the creative and personal challenges posed…

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One of the best collections of portraiture represented at Mary Evans Picture Library is an outstanding selection of over 200 works by photographer Ida Kar (1908-1974). Many major art, literary, theatrical and radical political figures of the twentieth century are featured, often in intimate settings alongside their works or within their studios, dressing rooms and…

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