Nature Picture Library’s Ranger Rick Photographer of the Year 2021

Doug Gimesy – Ranger Rick Photographer of the Year 2021 Australian wildlife and conservation photojournalist Doug Gimesy has been recognised as the National Wildlife Federation Ranger Rick Photographer of the Year 2021. Doug has documented many important conservation and environmental stories, focusing on subjects close to home and working with researchers, conservation groups, animal rescuers and rehabilitation…

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Mary Evans Collection of the week: Ashmolean Museum

Collection of the week: Ashmolean Museum A new submission of material is always a good excuse to revisit a long-standing contributor and this week we are delighted to remind you about the world-class collection of Oxford’s Ashmolean Museum. The Ashmolean first opened its doors in 1683 to display to the public the collection Elias Ashmole…

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Mary Evans Collection of the Week

Collection of the Week: Onslows Onslows Auctioneers, established in 1984 and exclusively represented for licensing by Mary Evans for over 12 years, were pioneers in the development of the market in vintage travel, advertising and propaganda posters. Although we have previously covered this extensive and visually stunning archive in Collection of the Week, we thought…

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Mary Evans Collection of the Week, Collections Crossover: The Theatre

A new book featuring many of our images has inspired the theme for this latest edition of Collections Crossover. ‘The London Hippodrome – An Entertainment of Unexampled Brilliance’ tells the story of one of the most familiar landmarks of London’s West End from its opening as a circus of variety in 1900 to its glamorous…

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Nature Picture Library: Celebrating the Colours of Autumn

Autumn is a season of shifting changes in the natural world, as days shorten in the northern hemisphere, leaves change colour and fall, and windy spells and squally showers alternate with days of golden sunlight. Wildlife is on the move, stocking up for the winter ahead, moving south to warmer climes and preparing for hibernation.…

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Mary Evans Collection of the week: Holt’s Battlefield Collection

In a week focused on remembrance it seems appropriate to highlight a collection that offers a good and varied selection of photographs of battlefields, memorials, museums, cemeteries and other sites around Europe relating to the two world wars. Tonie and Valmai Holt are recognised authorities on military history. Tonie Holt’s twenty-year military career and Valmai’s…

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Mary Evans Picture Library announces Collections Crossover: High Society

Press Release: November 2021 The upcoming BBC drama ‘A Very British Scandal’ has renewed interest in the life of Margaret, Duchess of Argyll, formerly Mrs. Charles Sweeny and before that, the celebrated Miss Margaret Whigham. During the 1930s, both public and press displayed an adoration verging on obsession where ‘The Whigham’ was concerned, which made…

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Mary Evans collection of the week: Everett Historical

President Joe Biden with the Biden family dogs, Champ and Major, in the Oval Office of the White House, Feb. 9, 2021 (BSLOC_2021_4_15)

A new update of content from a major contributor is always a good opportunity to throw the spotlight back on that collection, and a case in point is Everett Historical, which has just been boosted by another 500 images. Everett Collection, established in New York in 1990 takes a wide-ranging view of history, not only…

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4Corners Images: swallows over Siena

A medieval jewel set in the heart of the Chianti Countryside, Siena’s towers soar skyward over the Piazza del Campo. The city revels in its medieval heritage with pageants aplenty, among them the world famous Palio horse race. In the countryside, the pace is slower on the roads that wind into the hills to the…

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Cultura Creative introduce Unu Lucky Mamu

Nigeria, Delta state, Rear view of woman in patterned dress walking in field

Unu Lucky Mamu is a self-taught photographer located in Delta State, Nigeria, currently a student in Electrical Engineering, with an interest and talent in art and photography. “I started taking pictures with my mobile phone. I’ve always loved pretty scenes like sunsets, flowers, clouds and rivers so I decided to capture those moments to immortalize…

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