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Getty Images and Climate Visuals Award $20,000 to photojournalists as part of broader effort to advance the visual narratives of the global climate crisis

Getty Images press release – 7 April, 2020. Two recipients awarded for respective bodies of work that document rising sea levels in communities around the world Getty Images, a world leader in visual communications, in partnership with Climate Visuals, the world’s only evidence-backed programme for climate change photography, has named two recipients of the inaugural…

Shanuy Mode, Ruler of Mode, supreme ruler of the Huns.

New collection at Mary Evans: NIS Nazarbayev Intellectual Schools

We are always striving to give the most comprehensive global view of history we can, so are delighted to announce our representation of a new contributor collection that offers a discernibly different perspective on the past. Nazarbayev Intellectual Schools, an education provider and publisher based in Astana, Kazakhstan have placed a set of images with…

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LSP Online 2 Day Picture Research Course April

The LSP Picture Research course is recognised as being the UK’s leading training course in this subject. The course is suitable for those interested in pursuing a career in picture research and picture editing, those in the early stages of their career or those who require refresher training to keep up-to-date with any changes affecting…

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Update from the RMG Picture Library Team

We hope you are all staying at home and taking care of yourselves and your loved ones. Our thoughts go to all the people affected by the Coronavirus pandemic, and to those who are doing an incredible job to keep everyone as safe as possible. While our sites are closed to the public until the…

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Financial support for freelancers impacted by coronavirus outbreak

BAPLA was one of the signatories of the Creative Industry Federation’s letter to Rishi Sunak MP in support of the self-employed in the UK’s creative workforce. A recent survey from the Federation on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic found that 60% of creative freelancers predict their income will more than halve in 2020 and…

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Business as usual at akg-images

We are still here for you. In order to preserve the health of the team and keep the business available to our clients during the Covid-19 pandemic; we have moved operations to our homes.  Everything else is business as usual (with the occasional extra team/family member) for our clients, contributors and partners. Please feel free…

Shutterstock Announces Footage Library Availability for Mobile Users

Shutterstock announces footage library availability for mobile users

Shutterstock press release – 31 March, 2020. Application users can now search, save, and license over 17 million videos on-the-go with Shutterstock mobile apps Shutterstock, Inc., a leading global technology company offering a creative platform for high-quality content, tools and services, today announced its footage offering is now available for license on the customer iOS…

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Working from home tips

Many individuals and companies are rapidly getting used to home-working.  Here a few tips to help you adapt.  Stay connected: It’s extra important for managers to keep their staff informed, both on day-to-day issues and long-term outlooks, and to find out how staff are getting on. Check in regularly and share as much as you…

Mute swan (Cygnus olor) parent and cygnets swimming. London, UK. May

March highlights from Nature Picture Library

Here is our pick of the new material added to our site in the last month. Our photographers have been extremely busy and have sent us some great new material on European wildlife, especially on birds in action through the seasons. We also have some great new landscapes, urban leopards from India, lots of dramatic…

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Mary Evans collection of the week: Britannia & Eve

There are still a couple more magazine titles to consider for our occasional series on the ILN archive, and this week seems a good time to focus on Britannia & Eve (1929-1955), a publication that certainly came into its own during difficult times. Britannia & Eve magazine had launched on 1 May 1929, a merger…

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Bridgeman Images: travel the world from your sofa

Like everyone the world over we are very concerned about the spread of COVID-19. We sincerely hope that all our valued clients and content providers are well and remain so. Many of our staff are now working remotely as we are fortunate to be able to do this as successfully as if they were in…

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Royal Armouries online image library still accessible and purchases of all high res assets can be downloaded online instantly

The Royal Armouries Museum in Leeds and Fort Nelson in Hampshire are closed to the public until further notice. However, our Licensing team has the capacity to work offsite, therefore it will be business as usual for most requests. Unfortunately there will be delays in fulfilling new photography requests due to the difficulty of accessing…