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Storyblocks Acquired by Private Equity Firm Great Hill Partners

More news in the ever-dynamic stock photo industry! This time, from membership-based stock media platform Storyblocks, which announced it has recently been ...

Masterfile and Crestock Acquired by Design Pics & Integrated to Their Platform

Interesting news in the stock photo industry! Stock photography company Design Pics has recently announced the acquisition of renowned agency Masterfile and ...

New Stock Photo Secrets’ Multiuser Subscriptions: an Unbeatable Offer for Teams!

At Stock Photo Secrets Shop we have exciting news to share with you: it’s our new Multiuser subscriptions, that let you add up to 5 members to the same account ...

Freemium Stock Media Company Freepik Acquired by EQT

In a surprising move given the economic slowdown from the global pandemic, the private equity firm EQT has just acquired a majority stake on Freepik, a ...

Canva Unveils Major Content Update: 60 Million Images for Canva Pro!

The innovative graphic design platform for non-designers Canva has just released the biggest update in their service’s lifetime so far, as they have just grown ...

Shutterstock Announces New CEO Stan Pavlovsky – Founder Jon Oringer Becomes Executive Chairman

Shutterstock is upping their game in the industry with today's announcement: Stan Pavlovsky, who performs as COO, will become CEO of the company in April. ...

Alamy Acquired by PA Media Group 

It’s a big day for Alamy today, as they just announced they were acquired by UK news and information company PA Media Group.  The purchase responds to PA ...

Canada’s CIRA Offers Fun Canada-Styled Stock Photos for Free!

Honouring their people's fame of being kind-hearted and uber-friendly, the Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) is now offering a collection of ...

Shutterstock Has Paid $1 Billion in Photographer Earnings!

You read that right: Shutterstock has just released their Contributor Earnings Report, disclosing that they have paid a total of over $1 Billion in royalties ...

Getty Images is Dropping Rights Managed Licensing in 2020

Announced recently, Getty Images is doing one huge pivot in their business model next year: the agency is set to gradually drop their Rights Managed creative ...

Wemark is Closing

Wemark, an innovative company that launched the first blockchain-based stock photography marketplace last year, has formally announced they are closing their ...

Google to Add Stock Image Label and Filter to Google Image Search

At CEPIC Congress 2019 --a photography-focused event happened in Europe last week--, Google announced they are working in a function to highlight stock images ...

Everypixel’s New Feature Can Tell the Age of People in Photos

Everypixel, the company behind various AI-based tools for image analysis and processing --that is also under the umbrella of the Pressfoto Group--, has a new ...

Rex Features Now Rebranded into Shutterstock Editorial

Shutterstock keeps going strong in the development of their editorial imagery offer. Proof of this is their most recent move: rebranding their premium ...

Canva Bought Pexels and Pixabay, and Launched New Unlimited Downloads Subscription!

It's another day of exciting news in the stock photo and online design world. Australian web-based design tool Canva just announced they have bought Pexels and ...

Getty Images Nosotros Collection: Authentic Latinx & Hispanic Stock Photos

Good and interesting news in the Hispanic visual world! The prestigious stock photo agency Getty Images has launched a new collection that is not only focused ...

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