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Collage of old postcards from Russia

Mary Evans collection of the week: John Massey Stewart

John Massey Stewart is an authority on Russia and the former Soviet Union. As a writer, lecturer, photographer and environmental activist, he has visited the USSR/Russia thirty times since 1960 and has crossed the country twice. In 1961 John made what was an exceptional, and possibly unique trip with David Ashwanden, in a Mini Minor…

Barrel Jellyfish and snorkeler

Image Quest Marine picture of the month: Barrel Jellyfish by Lou Luddington

Image Quest Marine are excited to announce our representation of photographer, Dr Lou Luddington. Lou creates the most beautiful, atmospheric images of aquatic wildlife and coastal landscapes, from inquisitive Grey Seals to Limpets at lowtide and gorgeous beach shots, captured in the UK, Portugal & further afield. We love this image of a Barrel Jellyfish…

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Shutterstock launches new creative arm – Shutterstock Studios™

Shutterstock press release – 19 November, 2020 The new end-to-end custom creative offering provides data-driven content strategies and full-scale production services to help localize and amplify brand storytelling Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE: SSTK), today announced the official launch of the highly anticipated Shutterstock Studios along with the hire of their new Head of Global Production, Aiden Darné. This new creative…

Shutterstock announces Set Sail Champagne, Fortuna Gold and Tidewater Green as the top three colors rising in popularity around the world.

Shutterstock 2021 Color Trends report

Shutterstock press release – 17 November, 2020. Rich colors found in nature will dominate in the year to come, based on Shutterstock’s analysis of pixel data together with image download data. Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE:SSTK) a leading global creative platform offering full-service solutions for brands, businesses and media in need of high-quality content, tools and services,…

Silchester Roman City Walls, Hampshire. The Iron Age town at Silchester, seen from the north looking towards the southern entrance. Reconstruction drawing by Peter Urmston.

Mary Evans collection of the week: Historic England reconstructions

Historic England is the public body that champions and protects England’s historic places. The archive comprises images of the historic environment spanning archaeology, historic buildings and social history, but we wanted to focus here on just one aspect of their collection: reconstruction drawings. These impressive artworks are thoroughly researched to provide not only accurate architectural…

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New Bridgeman Artists and Estates

We are pleased to announce that the estate of Orlando Suero has appointed Bridgeman Images to administer and license copyright. In addition, we are pleased to represent acclaimed Latin American artists Marcelo Brodsky, Càssio Vasconcellos and Diana Gomez. Bridgeman Images is proud to add the work of these artists to our ever-growing diverse archive of…

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Shutterstock launches a turnkey single sign-on integration, offering brands seamless access to 350+ million creative assets

Shutterstock press release – 12 November, 2020. Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE: SSTK), a leading global technology company offering a creative platform for high-quality content, tools and services, today announced greater technology support for enterprise customers through a simple sign-on integration-the first offering of its kind among global content providers. The offering, which can be set up in minutes,…

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Shutterstock announces acquisition of Amper Music

Shutterstock press release – 11 November, 2020. Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE: SSTK), a leading global technology company offering a creative platform for high-quality content, tools and services, today announced the acquisition of certain assets from Amper Music.  Amper Music is a leading AI-driven music platform which enables users to create and customize original music by leveraging over one million…

Three men from Wodaabe nomadic tribe celebrating Gerewol, a gathering of different clans in which women choose a husband. Men dress in best clothes and ornaments to sing and dance in front of the young women. Chad, Sahel, Africa. 2019.

October highlights from Nature Picture Library

This month’s highlights demonstrate the worldwide reach of our photographers, from the Mongolian wilderness to the dry heart of Australia, via destinations as diverse as Benin, Chad, Chile, Arctic Russia and the tropical Pacific islands. Subjects featured include birds in action, lots of equine, people, environment and landscape photography, and bold portraits of European and…

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Tate Images’ new, improved and updated website

Tate Images’ new website is the first major overhaul of the commercial image licensing site in 14 years, making it accessible not only on desktops, but tablets and mobile phones and aligning it with Tate’s design. New home, search results and artwork preview pages, simple licensing and request options, and increased access to high-resolution images,…

Label design, The Tiger safety matches, made in Sweden. circa 1900

Mary Evans collection of the week: Retrograph

The Retrograph Collection is a fabulously vibrant archive of commercial and graphic design pieces from the early to mid-20th century. Brimming with retro chic, interesting typography and stylish design elements, the collection numbers over 3000 images. From the abstract geometrical shapes of art deco chocolate box designs to classic labels for sloe gin, rum and…

Italy, Trentino-Alto Adige, Alto Adige, Südtirol, Dolomites, Bolzano district, Alta Pusteria, Dolomiti di Sesto Natural Park, Double Rainbow at Tre Cime di Lavaredo (Drei Zinnen) over two lakes

My 4Corners: ephemeral and everlasting

In Italy’s Dolomite Mountains near the border with Austria, you find the fantastic Tre Cime di Lavaredo, sometimes called the Drei Zinnen. It’s an awe-inspiring spot at the top of the world, a mysterious place where clouds are born and legend says that witches whirl and scream their curses on cold and stormy nights. With…