Getty Images launched the “Lean In Collection” Monday in partnership with LeanIn.org, featuring more than in contemporary work and life
and Getty Images partner to create a collection of positive, power images of women.
“The most important thing for us is that you felt like the woman had agency, not like the image was happening to her, but she was the protagonist of her own story — they all should feel like the hero of their image," says Pam Grossman director of visual trends at Getty Images.
She's the most famous woman in the world you've never heard of. The Overexposed Model
is a blog dedicated to collecting appearances of a mysterious stock photography model whose smiling face has sold eyeglasses in Greece, healthcare in Peru, oral gel in Malaysia, Jamba Juice in the US, radio stations in Germany, and countless daily deal websites. Its readers report seeing the model almost everywhere they go. [more inside]
Sixty Unusable Stock Photos.
Does what it says on the tin.
Tips for getting ahead in the increasingly competitive low cost small laptop
market: When you go to Getty Images, grab some stock photography of smiling kids in a classroom
and photoshop in your product
, you better make sure your competitor hasn't used the exact same image
I know MeFiltopians have likely found more diverse
samplings of images for their desktops than the default windows samples...
but have you ever wondered where this image
was taken? vanity fair has
I'm no Anton Corbijn
, but from time to time I snap a damn fine photo. And now you're telling me I can get paid for them
Comstock offering free flag images
"If you need an image of the American flag for your website or a print piece, please accept this gesture as our admittedly tiny effort to somehow help. You may use any of these images without charge. With all best wishes..."
Download stock photos without paying, don't go to jail.
Istockphotos.com seems to be offering free stock photography submitted by artists and photographers. And it's endorsed by Zeldman, even. But...what's to keep people from uploading Eyewire images and calling them their own, thereby illegally distributing them to thousands of people who'll use them on websites, magazines, etc. Istockphotos is legally covered, but what about the designer?