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4Corners Images: the other Emerald Isles

Denmark, Faeroe Islands, Vágar, Scandinavia, Gasadalur, the iconic waterfall jumping from the cliff into the ocean

4Corners Images newsletter – 5 December, 2019 The Faeroes are a far North Atlantic archipelago, a magnet for photographers attracted to dramatic coastlines, jaw-dropping landscapes and villages magically transplanted from Middle Earth. For enchanting fairy tale drama in landscape photography, look North! Lose yourself in this Faeroe Islands Gallery or see all 4Corners images of…

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New Collection at Mary Evans Picture Library: Studio 54

Bianca Jagger Andy Warhol at Studio 54, 1978. Date: 1978

As the party season looms, what better way to get in the mood than skipping back in time four decades and re-living the glitz and glamour, the sweat and sequins, of legendary New York nightclub, Studio 54? Mary Evans Picture Library have just added this incredible set of photographs from the Photolink collection, part of…

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Werner Forman Archive features calligraphy

Werner Forman Archive have some beautiful examples of calligraphy from all over the globe. Here are a few interesting items from their wide range of written works. 1. Decorated Koran from Egypt, Mamluk, 14th century. 2. Page from the 16th century version of the “Jonsbok” the law code brought to Iceland from Norway. This marginal…

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Ardea cute image of the month

If you want to see more images or want a curated selection perfect for merchandising, commercial and editorial use, you’ll find plenty more Jack Russell cuteness in this lightbox. But if Jack Russell’s are not your thing, you can simply search on the Ardea website using the word cute to find plenty of other animals…

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4Corners Images: England’s Inspirational Lake District

The evergreen English Lake District has moved great poets, artists and authors for generations and Helen Maclagan of UNESCO declared the Lakes “A priceless and irreplaceable asset, not only to the UK but to humanity as a whole”. Photographer Maurizio Rellini explored the landscapes that inspired William Wordsworth, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Arthur Ransome and Beatrix…

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November highlights from Nature Picture Library

In their November highlights gallery Nature Picture Library have new material from all corners of the globe. Discover Antarctica on land, ice and underwater, urban penguins and bat rescue from Australia, landscapes and wildlife from China and Japan, dugongs from the Philippines, the boreal forests of Estonia and Siberia, primates from South America and Madagascar,…

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The story of The Berlin Wall through akg-images’ collections

On the 30th anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall, akg-images invite you to view the political and cultural context of post-war Germany, the construction and the eventual fall of the Berlin Wall through this interactive presentation. For more than 70 years, akg-images have been illustrating world’s history and culture through art and photography.…

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Focus on Stefan Christmann winner of the Portfolio prize in the Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition 2019

Nature Picture Library are pleased to congratulate Stefan Christmann on winning the coveted Portfolio prize in the prestigious Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition 2019, with his set of 6 images of emperor penguins. When Stefan got the chance to overwinter in Antarctica as a scientist, he also wanted to document the nearby emperor penguin…

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Explore selected anniversaries up to 2022

For those who like to plan for the future, Mary Evans Picture Library now have a thorough selection of anniversaries on their website up to the end of 2022. Important dates for that year include the centenary of the BBC, the 250th anniversary of the birth of poet Coleridge and 100 years since Judy Garland’s…

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October highlights from Nature Picture Library

Two male Zoarchias major eelpouts (Zoarchias major) engaged in a mouth-to-mouth confrontation. Yamaguchi Prefecture, Japan, Pacific Ocean.

It’s been another busy month of adding new images to There was a really strong mix of new marine images, including whales, dolphins, sea turtles, seahorses, octopus and lots of bizarre fish and invertebrates. In addition, Nature Picture Library would like to flag up wild snow leopards, urban foxes, South American wildlife and some…

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