Industry Press Releases

Copytrack cooperates with Photochain

Copytrack press release – 27 March, 2018. The Estonian Stock Provider Photchain will be the first Use Case of the Copytrack Blockchain. Berlin / Singapore, 27 March 2018. Copytrack, the image rights portal, plan their first cooperation shortly after the successful Initial Coin Offering (ICO) for their blockchain based Global Copyright Register. As part of…

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Werner Forman Archive returns to fotofringe

Werner Forman Archive press release – 5 April, 2018. Werner Forman was a globe-trotting photographer who spent his life recording ancient sites, cultures and art. He was co-author and sole photographer of more than eighty books, and contributed images to thousands of others. In his many journeys he travelled to more than 55 countries photographing…

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The FA selects SilverHub and Shutterstock as official photographer 

The Football Association Selects SilverHub and Shutterstock as Official Photographer and Distribution Partners (PRNewsfoto/Shutterstock, Inc.)

Shutterstock press release – 15 March, 2018. The Football Association (FA), the governing body of English Football, has announced that it has awarded SilverHub Media UK Ltd. (SilverHub) and Shutterstock, Inc. an exclusive multi-year agreement to cover photography, distribution, and syndication services around key events and activities. SilverHub and Shutterstock will capture real-time photography of FA and Wembley Stadium events including all men’s and women’s…

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CEPIC Exhibitors Day 2018: innovation for your businesses

CEPIC 2018

CEPIC press release – February 2018. Professional photographers are invited to join the Exhibitors Day of Innovative Businesses on 30 May 2018 in Berlin. The Innovation Day is organized within the framework of the CEPIC Congress, the world’s largest event within the stock picture industry. The Innovation Day is an exclusive event that will bring…

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Shutterstock announces investment in ZCool

Shutterstock press release – 22 February, 2018. Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE: SSTK), a leading global technology company offering a creative platform for high-quality assets, tools and services, today announced its investment in China’s leading creative social network and artist platform with nearly six million registered users, ZCool Network Technology Limited. ZCool has been the exclusive distributor…

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Great Explorers: Marco Polo and Captain Cook from Werner Forman Archive

Fully-rigged ship sails into the sunset. Used as cover illustration for 'The Travels of Captain Cook'. Culture: Polynesia. Place of Origin: Pacific Ocean. Credit Line: Werner Forman Archive/ Location: 09.

Werner Forman Archive press release – 15 February, 2018. Two of the greatest explorers who travelled great distances and revolutionised our knowledge of the planet, were Marco Polo, merchant of Venice, and English naval officer Captain Cook. Werner Forman took many photographs following their travels and Werner Forman Archive holds a collection of outstanding images…

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Getty Images and Google announce a new partnership

Getty Images press release – 9 February, 2018. Getty Images, a world leader in visual communication, and Google today announced an agreement that includes a multi-year global licensing partnership, enabling Google to use Getty Images’ content within its various products and services. “This agreement between Getty Images and Google sets the stage for a very…

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Getty Images awards inaugural Creative Bursaries to emerging photographers

Getty Images awards inaugural Creative Bursaries to emerging photographers from USA, Kenya and Nigeria

Getty Images press release – 29 January, 2018. Getty Images awards inaugural Creative Bursaries to emerging photographers from USA, Kenya and Nigeria Six recipients receive Bursaries totalling $20,000, aimed at supporting emerging talent in the creative photography field Getty Images, the world leader in visual communication, today announced the first recipients of the inaugural Getty…

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Getty Images’ Visual Trends 2018

Close-Up Of Man In Lake - Creative #:748351815 Stanislav Simtsenko / EyeEm / Getty Images

Getty Images press release – 16 January, 2018. Getty Images’ Visual Trends 2018 reveal newfound optimism and a vision of change in storytelling – Pioneer of visual trend methodology over 20 years ago, Getty Images has revealed its annual forecast of the visual trends set to inform and influence visual communications globally – Masculinity Undone,…

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Sheldon Marshall (1953 – 2017)

Heritage Image Partnership press release – 5 January, 2018. It is with immense sadness that Heritage Image Partnership announces the passing of its Chief Executive and Chairman, Sheldon Marshall. Sheldon, who had always maintained an adventurous streak, suffered unusual respiratory complications that he sadly did not recover from, whilst fulfilling a lifelong ambition of climbing Mount…

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