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As the global microstock industry has been demonstrating a rapid growth, it has become a real challenge for a contributor to succeed and keep up with the market pace. A microstock contributor has to produce quality content and they have to do it quickly. What they also have to do is to...
La creazione realizzata da Xerty, sarà disponibile gratuitamente in formato PSD il 10 agosto dalle 10AM su www.fotolia.it/ten Roma, 8 agosto 2012 – Venerdì 10 agosto, Fotolia lancerà la penultima creazione della TEN Collection. Questo progetto unico offre la possibilità a tutti gli app...
Asian stock photography site, Photokore, is offering its members a special offer during the month of August. Photokore has always offered a Free Photo of the Week, but during August registrants will be able to download a free image every day. Members can choose which image they would l...
An interesting view about credits policy in the microstock business is coming out from this mail excerpt by Russell Glenister, Pocketstock CEO. Check also the video with ends presenting the new pricing model based on bidding the  photo price, called bidder. “What have credits eve...
Pubblichiamo una intervista a Luca e Massimo, fotografi molto attivi ed in rapida ascesa in ambito microstock che si presentano associati come Minerva Studio.  Cominciamo con una breve presentazione di Luca Bertolli e Massimo Cartago. Minerva Studio: “Minerva Studio nasce dalla c...
Microstockr is an iPhone app ($2.99) for tracking sales on major microstock photography agencies. It displays current balance for each agency and a list of latest downloads. Supported agencies are: Shutterstock, iSstockphoto, Dreamstime, Fotolia, Depositphotos, Bigstockphoto, 123RF, Cr...
With a short mail and after a long silence – last tweet over a year ago – today Snapixel announces  that they will be shutting down the service on August 31st, 2012. Snapixel was a good experiment of merging a photo community a la Flickr with a stock marketplace. I’m ...
Shutterstock vs iStockphoto Shutterstock has just passed iStock in Alexa Rank Alexa Rank Stock Agency Twitter account @shutterstock @istock Full microstock agencleis list available at http://www.mystockphoto.org/stock-agencies/
For 3 days only, you can save $50 when you upgrade to Perfect Photo Suite 6.1. As a special bonus, you’ll get two free DVDs — KelbyTraining’s Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4 Crash Course DVD, and the Best of onOne University DVD with over 85 training videos, onOne presets and P...
Stock photography company Photokore adds Russian to its list of supported search languages, which already include English, Chinese, Japanese and Korean, Hindi, Indonesian, Thai, Filipino, Spanish, French and German. Photokore is the first Asian stock photography site to offer search in...
NEW YORK, July 17, 2012 – Fotolia continues to span the globe by expanding its services to Argentina, Chile, Mexico, Colombia and Australia. With this recent expansion, Fotolia now provides services to 20 countries in 12 official languages. The launch of localized services in Latin Ame...
Alamy publish report following round table discussion featuring key industry figures The stock image industry has to challenge the status quo of the current pricing and licensing models if it wants to be fit for purpose for 21st century image use Alamy publish report following round ta...
New Platform Unlocks Commerce for Billions of Assets by Enabling Distribution across the Web and Putting Creators in Control DENVER, June 27, 2012—T3Media, Inc. (formerly Thought Equity Motion), a leading provider of cloud-based video management and licensing services, today announced ...
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, June 21, 2012 – Depositphotos, the fastest growing microstock agency in the world, surpassed the 8 million image milestone. And in addition to reaching new heights, Depositphotos unveiled brand-new lightbox operating features. Among the authors who helped Depo...
The world’s top selling stock photographer Yuri Arcurs has had enough with low commissions and launches his own direct sales platform to pave the way for other creatives. www.PeopleImages.com As of today www.PeopleImages.com is officially out of beta testing mode and live! For years, t...
Photaki is a stock photography agency created by photographers and designers, one of the fastest growing libraries on the web in the last years. Photaki is currently available to the global market in 12 languages and counts more than 5 million potential customers every month. One of th...
Inspirational campaign recognises unseen masterpieces 8 June 2012 – Sydney, Australia – ImageBrief, the online marketplace that connects image buyers with a global network of professional photographers, has launched their first major marketing campaign, asking photographers to fi...
Venerdì 8 giugno alle ore 10 AM sul sito TEN sarà scaricabile gratuitamente per 24 ore la creatività di Takeshi TEN Collection, l’artista del mese di giugno è Takeshi Nuovo mese, nuova opera della collezione TEN e nuovo  artista internazionale, che da venerdì 8 giugno condividerà con t...
In 11 days - Contribution to buy a roulotte for Milena & Giancarlo, 2 photographers from Mirandola. Milena & Giancarlo (StudioG) from Mirandola, Emilia, had their house and studio damaged by the earthquake. A Fotolia contributor, Piumadaquila, is giving them a camper to live an...
Milano – iStockphoto, la più trafficata piattaforma mondiale di immagini, audio e video royalty-free, parte del gruppo Getty Images, ha rilanciato la sezione Editorial con una nuova homepage ricca di contenuti: per l’occasione ha stilato un vademecum dedicato agli utenti per fare...
Stock Performer is a new powerful tool for Microstock Analytics. If you’ve enjoyed iSyndica (RIP) and Lookstat (is it still alive!?), you will certainly like this great tool. Completely web-based and real-time, it offers customers the tools to analyse their data, identifying trends and...
[View the story "Stockify May 17 Fotolia, Shutterstock, ImageBrief..." on Storify] Stockify May 17 Fotolia, Shutterstock, ImageBrief… Stockify: last stock photo news via Storify Storified by Roberto Marinello · Thu, May 17 2012 05:28:06 Shutterstock IPO Shutterstock Files fo...
Press Release in English: KKR Announces Growth Investment in Fotolia NEW YORK, 16 maggio 2012 – Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. LP (con le sue affiliate “KKR”), ha annunciato oggi un investimento in equity  per  Fotolia pari a 150 milioni di dollari. Inoltre, KKR, T...
New York Photo Festival appoints ImageBrief as Lead Presentation Partner, introducing revolutionary new service to US photographers Sydney, Australia – 14 May 2012 ImageBrief, the online marketplace that connects image buyers with a global network of professional photographers, will pr...
Perfect Photo Suite 6.1 on Sale Now! Save $100! onOne Software currently has a sale available on Perfect Photo Suite 6.1. You will be able to purchase the software during this limited time offer for $199.95 (normally $299.95). Perfect Photo Suite 6.1 – Everything You Need to Real...
[View the story "Stockify May 9 Stockfresh, CEPIC, 123RF..." on Storify] Stockify May 9 Stockfresh, CEPIC, 123RF… Stockify: last stock photo news via Storify Storified by Roberto Marinello · Wed, May 09 2012 05:06:56 Stochfresh 2nd Birthday Stockfresh keeps growing! | B...
Fotolia presenta la sesta creazione Ten Collection La creatività di Neopen sarà disponibile GRATUITAMENTE in formato PSD, giovedì 10 maggio alle ore 10 AM sul sito TEN Giovedì 10 maggio, Fotolia lancerà la sesta creazione della TEN Collection. TEN come 10 artisti, 10 temi, 10 mesi e 10...
San Francisco, CA, May 8, 2012 – 123RF, provider of Stock Photos and Royalty-Free Images, announced today the launch of its new product line, 123RF Stock Footage. Clients can choose from over 75,000 high definition video clips at www.123rf.com, a global Royalty-Free Stock Photo, Illust...
iStockphoto’s New Plugin for Adobe CS6 Streamlines Designers’ Workflow with Easy One-Click Comp-Replace and Sizing Feature CALGARY, Alberta: May 08, 2012 — iStockphoto today launched an incredibly simple and intuitive plugin for several programs in the new Adobe® Creative Suite® 6 (CS6...
[View the story "Stockify May 4 Fotolia, Shutterstock, Yuri, Photokore..." on Storify] Stockify May 4 Fotolia, Shutterstock, Yuri, Photokore… Stockify: last stock photo news via Storify Storified by Roberto Marinello · Fri, May 04 2012 04:32:52 Fotolia images are now availab...
NEW YORK, NY – (26 aprile 2012) – Associated Press e Fotolia, tra le società leader nel mondo per immagini microstock, annunciano oggi una collaborazione che darà all’utenza professionale di AP accesso a milioni di immagini royalty-free. A partire da oggi, i client di AP Images potrann...
I’ve received this “open letter” from Russell Glenister introducing Pocketstock and I want to share it with all of you… debate is open. ——— Why are very few new agencies making a success of selling your images? My sole objectives with this open...
Fotolia vi aspetta al Viscom Regional! Hotel Mercure Roma West Resta in gioco! Partecipa all’evento Viscom Regional Roma il 20 – 21 aprile I leader del mercato della comunicazione visiva si incontrano a Roma per presentare le loro ultime novità di prodotto, tecnologie e applicazi...
On 16 May – 18th May, 2012, the Coordination of European Picture Agencies Stock, Press and Heritage (CEPIC) will present its annual international conference at London’s Old Truman Brewery. The global picture industry will gather in London to network and discuss the evolution of the vis...
Depositphotos Stock Photo Agency surpasses 7 million high-quality stock photographs and vector images in its collection Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 16 April 2012 – Depositphotos, the fastest-growing stock photo agency in the world, announced it has surpassed 7 million stock photographs, ...
TEN Collection Fotolia: nuovo PSD gratuito di Joolz Non perdere l’appuntamento del mese con gli artisti della TEN Collection da oggi, martedì 10 aprile disponibile il PSD di Joolz! Roma, 10 aprile 2012 Continua l’appuntamento mensile sulla Ten Collection, progetto formativo...
Kiva Celebrates International Women’s Day On Thursday, Kiva will launch Kiva.org/women. Partnering with skin care system Dermalogica, Kiva is kicking off a Free Trial program that will enable new Kiva users to make a $25 loan to a woman borrower of their choice at no cost. This i...
Il portale di immagini Royalty Free leader in Germania arriva in Italia con un archivio di oltre 15 milioni di fotografie e 1000 immagini in regalo Più di 300.000 nuove fotografie ogni mese grazie agli oltre 40.000 fotografi Tre semplici forme di acquisto Licenze estese per acquisire u...
CALGARY, Alberta: March 1, 2012 — iStockphoto today announced a partnership with iGoogle to bring users a new selection of beautiful and immersive full-page themes.  In addition, iGoogle users will receive a 20-percent iStockphoto discount when they visit www.istockphoto.com/igoogle.ph...
Asia-based stock photo company, Photokore, launches an Asian-themed photo competition today, inviting image submissions that portrays each contestant’s concept of Asia. Images are being accepted from today, March 1. The contest, ‘Asian Flavors’, is open to all photographers around the ...