Mary Evans Picture Library Celebrates its 50th Anniversary

     Mary Evans Picture Library, the UK’s leading source for historical images, is delighted to announce that 2014 marks its 50th anniversary. It seems appropriate that a picture library so synonymous with history has reached its own landmark half century, and we look forward to spending this year taking pride in the fifty, fabulous […]

Styles in food photography: StockFood presents “Perfectly Imperfect”

StockFood is number one in the worldwide licensing market for professional food photography. For more than 30 years the Munich-based media service has offered an extensive portfolio of food images. Recognizing new trends in food photography is the heart of this highly specialized business. Now StockFood’s culinary trend scouts have once again identified a new […]

SheStock is a female centric collection

Shestock is a female centric image collection created by professional women photographers. The collection is based on a simple concept – ask visual women to create imagery that is authentic to their lives and experiences.  There is far too much simplistic and unkind imagery of women used in advertising. This imagery leads to a disconnect […]

Been Leaning In for Awhile

By Ellen Herbert, Neat Productions,  courtesy of Visual Connections Blog Earlier this week, Getty and Leanin.org announced a partnership whereby Getty donates 10% of license fees to LeanIn.org from sales of this collection. This got us thinking and we wondered about sources of imagery of women, so we compiled a list of resources that we know […]

akg-images announces a new website and an exciting collaboration with Osprey Publishing

akg-images’ Managing Director David Price-Hughes says, “2014 is an important year for akg-images. Not only is our London office celebrating its twenty-year anniversary, but we have just launched a brand-new searchable website, completely redesigned to help clients find images faster and better than ever before, incorporated many of their suggestions our clients have made into […]

Vital Imagery Ltd. announces acquisition of Clipart.com and AnimationFactory.com.

Vital Imagery Ltd., a leader in the online graphics subscription services, announced today that it has acquired Clipart.com and AnimationFactory.com from Getty Images. These pioneering websites offer royalty-free clipart, 3D images and animations, photos, photo objects, Microsoft PowerPoint templates, fonts, as well as video backgrounds, e-mail and web page backgrounds for use in commercial and […]

DisabilityImages.com is highlighted by DT Network

Disability Today Network Features article about Disability Images “The Disability Today (DT) Network, www.disabilitytodaynetwork.com, is an online village like no other, the disability community’s first social media network. It is an ‘exposition’ of independently-hosted media channels under 15 different areas of special interest to people with disabilities, their families and friends and healthcare professionals.  It […]

maXx images breaks the 19.5 million image mark with the launch of its new website

One of North America’s largest stock photography resources, www.maxximages.com, announces the launch of its new website, now offering over 19.5 million images, photo subscription, video, low budget images and celebrities.  maXx Images Inc., a North American stock photography agency, announces the launch of its new website. The company has implemented a new contemporary look along […]

Design Pics Ramps Up for Growth with AgStock Images Acquisition

DesignPics Inc., headquartered in Edmonton, Canada, announces the acquisition of AgStock Images, a California based photo agency specializing in agricultural photography. Founded in 1996 by Ed Young, AgstockImages.com is a comprehensive library of worldwide agricultural photography, representing over 115 leading agriculture, produce, livestock, entomology, botany and plant pathology photographers, including photographers who are also professors and researchers […]