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1854 Media announce a new award for women photographers

1854 Media press release – 18 March, 2019. Female in Focus is a new award that aims to highlight the extraordinary quality of work​ by women photographers around the world.  It is no secret that there is a gender imbalance within the photography industry, but that is not for lack of interest or talent. While…

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Werner Forman Archive: 60 years of unique images of ancient civilisations

Werner Forman Archive press release – 15 March, 2019. Werner Forman spent his whole life travelling the world and photographing the remains and artefacts of ancient cultures. His legacy is a treasure trove of fascinating images, and in some cases, recordings of things that have disappeared since he recorded them on film. Werner Forman photographed…

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footageMarketplace London 2019

footageMarketplace is the unmissable event for footage buyers and visual content controllers.  Meet the world’s premier footage agencies. Network with producers, researchers, and visual content controllers. Meet face-to-face with your current and potential stock footage suppliers.  Get inspired insights from industry visionaries at exclusive fM2019 seminars.  15 May 2019 – 9:30 to 16:30195 Piccadilly (home…

Shutterstock Announces Stan Pavlovsky to Join as Co-Chief Operating Officer

Shutterstock announces Stan Pavlovsky to join as Co-Chief Operating Officer

Shutterstock press release – 13 March, 2019. Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE: SSTK), a leading global technology company offering high-quality assets, tools and services through its creative platform, today announced the appointment of Stan Pavlovsky in the newly created role of Co-Chief Operating Officer and Head of Strategic Operations responsible for overseeing product, marketing and technology.  “Stan is…

Shutterstock Launches In-App Contributor Registration for the Mobile-First Generation

Shutterstock launches In-app contributor registration

Shutterstock press release – 13 March, 2019. It’s easier than ever for iOS and Android users to sign up as a Shutterstock contributor and start earning money from their photos and videos Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE: SSTK), a leading global technology company offering high-quality assets, tools and services through its creative platform, today launched in-app contributor…

New Discoveries from Nature Picture Library

New Discoveries from Nature Picture Library

Nature Picture Library photographers are always looking for exciting new discoveries in the natural world. This New Discoveries gallery includes a new species of tarantula, the world’s largest bee, scuba-diving flies, tuna-herding sealions, the first professional photos of an African black panther, a strange partnership between a tiny frog and a huge spider, and new…

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4Corners Images: spring in Japan

In Japan the contemplation and appreciation of sakura, the short-lived spring blossom, is reverentially and exuberantly celebrated nationwide, typically  with a hanami picnic beneath the pale pink blooms. The Japanese poets tell us that strangers become friends when they’re lost together in these lovely fleeting moments of nature. Come and see 4Corners Sakura gallery here.…

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ImageRights: new site, new office

ImageRights has a new look Phase One of the ImageRights.com rebrand is live this week. More enhancements and offerings are planned within the next few months! Keep up to date with all the newest developments by following them on Instagram and Twitter. Hello London ImageRights has expanded its offices to London (BDaily and LondonLovesBusiness). The…

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British Pathé appoints new Business Development Executive for North & South America

British Pathé press release – 5 March, 2019. British Pathé, the world-famous newsreel archive, has appointed Georgina Angless to oversee its North American licensing service. She takes over from Richard Goldthorpe who had handled North American enquiries since British Pathé launched there in 2015. She will also act as British Pathé’s first business development executive…

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Book now for fotofringe London

fotofringe London is free to attend for stills and footage buyers, designers and publishers of all kinds. Now in its ninth year, fotofringe London takes place at Kings Place, just a few minutes from Kings Cross/St Pancras. Booking only takes a minute and does not commit you to anything.  Don’t miss out on: first time…

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CEPIC Statement on Works of Visual Arts in the Public Domain

CEPIC press release – 25 February, 2019. CEPIC expresses its extreme disappointment at the EU copyright Directive as we see that last minute compromises were reached that will directly hurt CEPIC members specialised in fine art, history and vintage photography. Some of these libraries are attached to cultural institutions and contribute to their financing –…

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Booking now open for PHOTOFUTURE workshops

Copytrack are happy to announce the start of the registration for their PHOTOFUTURE workshops in London, which will be held on Friday, March 22 2019 at Shoreditch House. The event is free and tickets are limited to 100 participants. Over the course of the event, four hand-selected keynote speakers will walk attendees through innovative ways…