Science Photo Library and StockFood announce strategic partnership

Press release – Munich and London – 1 September, 2016.

StockFood GmbH, one of Germany’s leading photo agencies, and Science Photo Library (SPL), the world’s leading source of science and medicine content, announced today a strategic partnership aimed to deliver SPL’s collection of scientific imagery to the German market.

SPL has worked for over 35 years with a wide range of specialists from scientific communities to medical professionals, ensuring images and videos are accurate and of high quality. The curated collection features extraordinary content covering healthcare, science, technology, space, environment, natural world and history. New exceptional images are added to the website each week.

StockFood/SPL Germany will be the exclusive representative of the entire SPL collection in Germany. The new website will be fully searchable in German. A dedicated team of scientific experts and specialized translators have spent thousands of hours to create, making it the best German resource for professional picture buyers in media, marketing and the healthcare sector.

The partnership between StockFood and SPL represents the perfect blend of knowledge, expertise and experience formed to deliver exceptional content to a broad community of business and creative professionals. Both companies have an unrivalled reputation and share the same vision of providing cutting edge content unique in quality, accuracy and depth of information.

Giancarlo Zuccotto, SPL’s Managing Director, said: “We live in a digital age, where science content is crucial in media, education and the creative landscape. This new partnership makes inspiring and hard to source scientific content available to diverse audiences. We believe it will further strengthen our already established presence in the German market. ”

Martin Skultety, StockFood’s Managing Director, comments: “We have always admired SPL for their commitment to scientific imagery. Likewise, we have always built business models around unique content and extensive expertise. Health and medicine is a growing focus in all societies. We are thrilled to launch SPL Germany along with a team of qualified experts and to introduce SPL’s world-class collection to the dynamic German market.

About StockFood GmbH

StockFood is the world’s leading food specialist among image agencies. It provides creative professionals with the most wide-ranging, high-quality collection of food images and videos. Offerings also include feature articles with images and text, and recipes in several languages.

In addition to, the Munich-based specialist for niche content also operates, the leading agency for home & living as well as, the new agency focused on beauty and cover photography. The company, established in Germany in 1979, is one of the largest German photo agencies and is today represented in more than 60 countries, on all continents, by a worldwide network of partner agencies and offices.

About Science Photo Library

Science Photo Library (SPL) is the leading source of science images and video. Acquired from scientific and medical experts, acclaimed photographers and renowned institutions, SPL’s content is unrivalled worldwide. Outstanding quality, accuracy and commitment to excellence are deeply embedded in the company’s DNA. Science Photo Library inspires creative professionals and delivers engaging content of the highest quality for a wide range of clients. Visit for more information and stay connected on Twitter (@sciencephoto), and

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Nicole Kroesen
Director Marketing & Communications
+49 (89) 747 202 42

Science Photo Library
Giancarlo Zuccotto
Managing Director
+ 44 (0) 20 7432 1100