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Shutterstock expands Editorial offering to include Live and Archival Video across News, Entertainment, Fashion and UGC

Shutterstock expands services with editorial video

Shutterstock press release – 20 October, 2020. Premium offerings now available providing access to over 250,000 editorial video clips Shutterstock, Inc. today announced the highly anticipated addition of Editorial Video, a new premium, full-service editorial video offering that is now available for license. Critical Past, Celebrity Footage and Viral Hog are just a few of the…

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Mary Evans collection of the week: The Medici Society – Three courses for Christmas

Our representation of the prestigious Medici Society collection of art and illustration is a decade old, and over the years, we have continued to add more and more images from their seemingly infinite archive. The total at present stands at almost 18,500 pictures, spanning fine art, classic nursery illustration, cartoons, florals, decorative, religious, animals and…

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Nature Picture Library shows book and calendar concepts at Frankfurt Book Fair

This year we are attending the Frankfurt Book Fair virtually, and we’ve been busy creating book and calendar concepts to show our publishing contacts around the world. We are also celebrating the publication this week of Stefan Christmann’s book Penguin – a Story of Survival by teNeues Media, a concept we presented in Frankfurt just a year…

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Getty Images and iStock to award $20,000 in grants to support the next generation of creative talent

Getty Images press release – 13 October 2020. ‘Definition Future’ Creative Bursary offers up-and-coming creatives financial support and mentorship to explore what our future may hold Getty Images, a world leader in visual communications celebrating its 25th year, and its subsidiary iStock, today announces the launch of its latest Creative Bursary, ‘Definition Future’. Designed to support…

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TopFoto’s priceless archive awarded grant from Government’s £1.57bn Culture Recovery Fund

Topfoto press release – 9 October, 2020. Almost 450 heritage organisations in England, including the TopFoto archive have been awarded cash from the first round of the Culture Recovery Fund for Heritage Grants of up to £1 million will deliver a lifeline for the heritage sector in England with further support to follow and larger…

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New research shows climate and sustainability still top concern despite COVID-19 pandemic

Getty Images press release – 7 October, 2020. Getty Images research reveals 81% of people globally expect companies to be environmentally aware in all their advertising and communications Getty Images partners with Climate Visuals to launch Visualising Sustainability Guidelines – supporting brands and businesses to use visual content which incites change Getty Images, a world…

An MSNBC camera operator tapes the Democratic Presidential Candidates Debate at the Polk County Convention Complex November 24, 2003 in Des Moines, Iowa ©Shaun Heasley / Getty Images

NBCUniversal News Group and Getty Images announce exclusive global archive video clip licensing partnership

Getty Images press release – 1 October, 2020. More than 75 years of archive clips from NBC News’ award-winning shows and original content to be available on gettyimages.com Getty Images, a world leader in visual communications, has today announced a multi-year partnership with NBCUniversal News Group to exclusively license its news archive collection, one of…

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Image Quest Marine launches a brand new website

Image Quest Marine press release – 23 September, 2020. The U.K.’s leading underwater photo library, Image Quest Marine, is making a splash with the official launch of their new website! The new-look site is the perfect home for showcasing their collection of beautiful marine wildlife images, rare deep sea content and unique plankton photography, captured…

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Ancient Sculptures from Werner Forman Archive

It is often difficult to form an image of people in times past, when there was no photography and little portraiture. Sculptures survive, and Werner Forman Archive has a remarkable collection of them, dating back thousands of years and from all over the world. During his life, Werner Forman had access to many museums, auctions…

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Mary Evans partners with British Pathé

Mary Evans picture library press release – 22 September, 2020. Mary Evans Picture Library is pleased to announce that it will represent the Time to Remember Stills Collection from the iconic newsreel archive British Pathé. This specially curated selection of the best and most relevant images from this unique collection will be available through the…

Eroded sandstone rock formations with Dromedary camels (Camelus dromedarius) grazing on new grass after desert rains. Ennedi Natural And Cultural Reserve, UNESCO World Heritage Site, Chad. September 2019.

September Highlights from Nature Picture Library

Our photographers have sent us interesting images from all corners of the globe this month. Bruno D’Amicis has covered Cuba, Enrique Lopez-Tapia has returned from Chad, and we have a wealth of new images from Australia, Africa, South America and, not least, the oceans of the world from Brandon Cole. And closer to home, we…

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Mary Evans collection of the week: StudioCanal behind the scenes

Aside from film stills and posters, StudioCanal’s photographic collection allows us a fascinating peek behind the scenes of movie making. It’s a chance to see directors in action but there are also candid moments of stars in make-up, relaxing between takes or larking about. Sylvia Syms is captured on camera, reduced to fits of giggles…