VisualSteam Announces the Results of its 6th Annual Survey of Creative Pros on Stock

Image Licensing “Free” (CC0) images have burst onto the market with as many creatives using free images as those using microstock. VisualSteam announces the release of its 6th Annual Survey of Creative Pros: Stock Image Licensing. The survey is sent to more than 20,000 art buyers, art directors, art producers, creative directors, photo editors and […]

Visual Steam’s Annual Survey of Art Buyers

DMLA is a proud sponsor of VisualSteam’s 2016 Survey of Art Buyers.  As such, our members are able to receive a free copy (if you are in good standing).  To receive your free copy, please email sales@visualsteam.com and please note that you are a DMLA member and requesting your free copy.  Once verified, you will be sent […]

Visual Steam’s Annual Survey of Art Buyers

DMLA is a proud sponsor of VisualSteam’s 2016 Survey of Art Buyers.  As such, our members are able to receive a free copy (if you are in good standing).  To receive your free copy, please email sales@visualsteam.com and please note that you are a DMLA member and requesting your free copy.  Once verified, you will be sent […]

DMLA Announces 2016-2018 Slate of Officers for Executive Board

The DMLA Nominations and Elections Committee is pleased to announce the following slate of Officers for the 2016-2018 DMLA Executive Board: DMLA President – Geoff Cannon, Masterfile DMLA Vice President – Andy Yang, 500px DMLA Secretary – Candice Murray, Condé Nast DMLA Treasurer – Chris Carey, Minden Pictures DMLA Officer-at-large   (4) positions Rick Gell, Pond5 […]

PHOTO BUYER SURVEY REVEALS STRONG DEMAND FOR QUALITY

Paul Melcher’s review of Visual Steam’s 2015 Buyer’s Survey gives great insight to some of the highlights of this year’s results.  DMLA was one of the sponsors of the survey which always provides a wealth of information to our industry; it is free to all DMLA members.  You can read Paul’s analysis here. Elaine Vitt

PHOTO BUYER SURVEY REVEALS STRONG DEMAND FOR QUALITY

By Paul Melcher Public photo industry surveys are so rare and few that it is always a refreshing exercise to review one when they do come out. VisualSteam just released the 2015 edition of its Art Buyer Survey and it surfaces some interesting trends. Leslie Hughes, VisualSteam’s President and CEO, said, “Art Buyers are frustrated […]

Oh, What A Difference (Or Not?) 5 Years Makes

Tall Firs Media evaluates stock image consultancy firm, Visual Steam’s recent 2014 survey of US art buyers in stock image licensing. Has there been major changes in the behavior of buyers? Lots of new choices from sellers, but how does it really change the trends? Read the survey results and what Rob has to say here.   […]