500px PARTNERS WITH SHESTOCK TO EXPAND BOUNDARIES, OFFER FRESH APPROACH TO FEMALE PORTRAYAL IN STOCK PHOTOGRAPHY

500px collaboration with Shestock gives female photographers new distribution channels for showcasing women-centric images of everyday life       500px, the premier photo community for discovering, sharing, buying and selling the highest quality photography, announced today a partnership with Shestock to diversify the stereotypical use of female images in stock photography. The collaboration opens […]

Women with Disabilities

By: Pat Hunt, along with Mark Hunt, owners of DisabilityImages and Huntstock Women’s issues continue to be in the news lately.  Former U.S. President, Jimmy Carter, has written a book about women.  Arianna Huffington has written a book for women. Hillary Clinton discusses women’s issues at a college.  General Dynamics appoints a female President and […]

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 […]