Behind the scenes of the prestige collection

We asked our team of creative experts to give us their take on what makes a great image – and what makes up their favourite image. Is it the composition, lighting or the unique perspective of the image-maker?

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#RePicture Hero | A view from iStock contributors

Our photographers are #RePicturing the world by challenging the stereotypes that are commonly associated with concepts such as Hero, Femininity and Age.

#RePicture Femininity| A View from iStock Contributors

One of the clichés that is being challenged by our photographers is Femininity and how this is portrayed in today’s society.

#RePicture Women | Campaigns, organizations and people we love

Highlights of the best media campaigns, organizations, and people who empower and repicture women.

iStock Contributors #RePicture Balance and Wealth

We take a look at two more concepts that have been reimagined, Balance and Wealth.

#RePicture | Visual Storytelling

Visual storytelling is at the front line of the content marketing battleground. Product Director and Creative Strategist Melissa McVeigh discusses why creating new narratives is so important.

The Original Twitter Bird Licensed From iStock

In an article published by NYT Magazine, we discover the inspiration for the now famous Twitter Bird.

10 of the Latest Keyword Trends

We’ve taken the search pulse for Q2 of 2014, and here’s what’s been trending.

iStock Contributors #RePicture Innovation, Beauty and Femininity

Following on from our most recent article looking into RePicturing Age, we take a look at three more concepts that are frequently represented by stereotypes.

#RePicture Age | A View from iStock Contributors

We have handpicked some of our favorite images from the iStock collection and asked the contributing photographer to describe what 'RePicturing Age' means to them.

Latest from Moment | Edited by Andreas Gebhard

Director of Content Development, Andreas Gebhard curates a gallery of his favorite pictures from the Moment Collection this month.

We're at Spikes Asia challenging attendees to re-picture the world

We're asking Spikes Asia delegates to help us drop steretypes and embrace the world around us as it actually is. Find out the competition details here.

Latest Creative | Edited by Amy Lehfeldt

Discover hand-picked imagery from our latest creative shoots, inspired by the most current trends and created by our leading artists. Edited this month by Senior Art Director Amy Lehfeldt.

Who We Are | Peter Orlowsky

"Always follow through with what you say you will do" – these and other wise words from the Vice President of Photos.com, Peter Orlowsky.

The universal themes being repictured at Mini Cannes

Mini Cannes took place in London last week. Alongside speakers and jurors from Cannes Lions, they invited Getty Images to bring back the visual trends we saw coming out of Cannes.

The Visual Evolution of the Mobile App

As Getty Images launches their redesigned iOS app with an updated and easy-to-navigate interface, our product team discusses the evolution of the mobile app.

#RePicture | EyeEm RePictures Love

Getty Images and EyeEm teamed up to search for images which repicture the concept of love and the clichés that often go with it. Here are the winning photos and the photographer's stories.

Bringing “Frank the Man” back to life

When the full-service agency Arnold Worldwide was collaborating with Brown-Forman in producing a campaign to launch the new Sinatra Select whiskey for the timeless American brand Jack Daniel’s, they came to Getty Images for help.

#RePicture | The Power of Picturing with Lean In, Cosmopolitan and BBDO

Jonathan Klein, Co-Founder and CEO, Getty Images and Sheryl Sandberg, CEO of Facebook and Founder of Lean In Org talk about the power of visuals to shape our world view.

#RePicture | Diversity, Families and Leadership

Watch senior creatives at Getty Images - Pam Grossman, Micha Schwing and Nadia Barmada talk about the concepts they would like to see repictured at Cannes Lions.

Women Roar at Cannes Lions 2014

Susan Song, VP of Brand Marketing at Getty Images wraps up the Cannes Lions Festival 2014 and discusses the important themes that emerged.

Latest Creative | Edited by Guy Merrill

Discover hand-picked imagery from our latest creative shoots, inspired by the most current trends and created by our leading artists. Edited this month by Art Director Guy Merrill.

Latest from Moment | Edited by Richard Newstead

Get a totally authentic take on the world through the unfiltered lens of a truly global community.

Emerging Talent | Matt Henry

Discover fresh photographic talent from around the globe, we explore the creative vision of exceptional image-makers.

#RePicture | Michael Miller, EVP/Managing Director, Catapult

Michael Miller, EVP/Managing Director, Catapult repictures the Innocence in Children.

Music Licensing | Simplicity as Innovation

What is the next big thing in music licensing?

#RePicture | Jonathan Klein on Why I Fell in Love with Pictures

Co-Founder and CEO of Getty Images, Jonathan Klein shares a collection of his personal favorite images and talks about why they've been influential.

#RePicture | Top Creative Women at Cannes Lions

See It Be It participants chose important concepts they'd like to see repictured in the creative space (photo gallery + video). 

#RePicture | Getty Images & Lean In on Closing the Gender Gap

Getty Images Pamela Grossman and Lean In's Jessica Bennett examine the changing relationship we have with images and how we can use creativity to shape the future.

Emerging Talent | Mads Perch

Discover fresh photographic talent from around the globe, we explore the creative vision of exceptional image-makers.

#RePicture | Interview with Cheyney Robinson

We’ve reached out to 12 selected creatives to get their thoughts on the concepts of leadership, femininity and success, all of which Getty Images continues to challenge in our #RePicture campaign.

#RePicture | Interview with Erica Pressly

We’ve reached out to 12 selected creatives to get their thoughts on the concepts of leadership, femininity and success, all of which Getty Images continues to challenge in our #RePicture campaign.

#RePicture | Pam Grossman in Cannes with the new Samsung Galaxy K-Zoom

In partnership with Samsung, we’ve let some of our senior creative team out and about with the new Samsung Galaxy K-Zoom to #RePicture Cannes.

Educating Children | Transforming Worlds

2013 Creative Grant Winners Elley Ho and Heward Jue discuss their video project to help the Asante Africa Foundation better tell their story.

#RePicture | Andrew Saunders in Cannes with the new Samsung Galaxy K-Zoom

In partnership with Samsung, we’ve let some of our senior creative team out and about with the new Samsung Galaxy K-Zoom to #RePicture Cannes.

#RePicture | Interview with Angie Sun

We’ve reached out to12 selected creatives to get their thoughts on the concepts of leadership, femininity and success, all of which Getty Images continues to challenge in our #RePicture campaign.

Who We Are | Amy Robertson

We get up close and personal with Amy Robertson a Senior Program Manager in our Technology Department.

#RePicture | Father's Day

What does Father's Day mean to you? As part of our #repicture campaign, we've been rethinking traditional concepts of fatherhood.

Photographer Jonathan Knowles talks at Getty Images 'Gather' series

Jonathan has been voted one of the top 200 photographers in the world for the last 10 years running. He shows us where it all began with an image he saw age 8, which led to his first liquid shoot eight years later.

#RePicture | Interview with Biba Cabuquit

We’ve reached out to12 selected creatives to get their thoughts on the concepts of leadership, femininity and success, all of which Getty Images continues to challenge in our #RePicture campaign.

#RePicture | Interview with Melo Xu

We’ve reached out to12 selected creatives to get their thoughts on the concepts of leadership, femininity and success, all of which Getty Images continues to challenge in our #RePicture campaign.

#RePicture | Interview with Juliana Ardila

We’ve reached out to12 selected creatives to get their thoughts on the concepts of leadership, femininity and success, all of which Getty Images continues to challenge in our #RePicture campaign.

#RePicture | Interview with Jem Robinson

We’ve reached out to12 selected creatives to get their thoughts on the concepts of leadership, femininity and success, all of which Getty Images continues to challenge in our #RePicture campaign.

Latest from Moment | Edited by Sarah Foster

Get a totally authentic take on the world through the unfiltered lens of a truly global community.

#RePicture | Interview with Nivedita Agashe

We’ve reached out to 12 selected creatives to get their thoughts on the concepts of leadership, femininity and success, all of which Getty Images continues to challenge in our #RePicture campaign.

#RePicture | Interview with Jenna Livingston

We’ve reached out to 12 selected creatives to get their thoughts on the concepts of leadership, femininity and success, all of which Getty Images continues to challenge in our #RePicture campaign.

#RePicture | Interview with Stefanie Di Gianvincenzo

We’ve reached out to 12 selected creatives to get their thoughts on the concepts of leadership, femininity and success, all of which Getty Images continues to challenge in our #RePicture campaign. 

#RePicture | Interview with Ulrike Schumann

We’ve reached out to12 selected creatives to get their thoughts on the concepts of leadership, femininity and success, all of which Getty Images continues to challenge in our #RePicture campaign.

Photographer Alma Haser talks at Getty Images 'Gather' series

Alma Haser was chosen by the British Journal of Photography as one of the top four graduates of 2010. In this talk, Alma introduces us to her techniques combining photography with origami to reinvent portraiture.

Photographer Alys Tomlinson talks at Getty Images 'Gather' series

In this talk, Alys takes us from America to Lourdes, showing us where she finds her inspiration and the thought process that goes into creating projects.

Photographer Oli Kellett talks at Getty Images 'Gather' series

Oli left his job as an advertising creative in 2009 to focus on photography. His playful projects have won awards and resonated with people around the world. Watch his 'Gather' talk.

Photographer Richard Newstead talks at Getty Images 'Gather' Series

Richard Newstead recently gained his Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) pilot’s licence and is now one of only 500 people in the world who can shoot commercially using drones.

Photographer Mark Leary talks at Getty Images 'Gather' series

Mark is known for his subtle observations and story-telling and has been shooting for twelve years in advertising, media, music and design.

Mads Perch | On Photography

Mads Perch discusses the diversity of his work, his source of inspiration and the importance of quick thinking when delivering alternative solutions.

#RePicture | Women in Advertising on Women and Advertising

We asked three female Creative Directors from different countries to give us their perspective on women and advertising campaigns in their local market.

#RePicture | We’re moving the world by repicturing it

We think it’s time to kill the cliché, to break with stereotypes and embrace the world around us as it actually is - in all its variety and beauty.

#RePicture | Interview with Kathy Delaney

We talk with Kathy Delaney, Jury President of the new Lions Heath festival in Cannes, about the importance of visual storytelling

#RePicture | Join us at Cannes Lions

We'll be at Cannes Lions to #repicture the world both in the Ortega and around the festival. Here's some of the key events you should attend

Emerging Talent | Kohei Hara

Kohei was born in Japan in 1980, his work focuses on capturing the relationships between people, nature and traditions.

Who We Are | Lauren Soto

Product Manager Lauren Soto credits her Dad for giving her the belief that she can do anything she puts her mind to. And she applies that attitude to split boarding...

Who We Are | Guy Merrill

Guy Merrill is an Art Director at our London offices, who’s recently been rediscovering Roald Dahl thanks to his four and a half year old.

Go behind the scenes of the Getty Images Creative Grants

Go behind the scenes of the Getty Images Creative Grants with Director of Content Development Andrew Delaney

Video | Changing the Stock Image of Women

Pamela Grossman, Director of Visual Trends, Getty Images discusses changing the stock image of women at the recent New York Ideas 2014 conference held at the New York Historical Society

Emerging talent | Justin Lewis

Justin Lewis is a California native, nurtured in the raw and rustic Pacific Northwest.

Matt Cardy | Shooting with the Samsung NX Rover in Iceland

Matt Cardy discusses shooting alongside the NASA inspired Samsung NX Rover in the magical landscape of Iceland and picks his favorite user generated pictures.

Partnership With BBC Motion Gallery Celebrated

BBC Motion Gallery and Getty Images clientele had the opportunity to explore an interactive video wall at a event celebrating the partnership

Emerging Talent | Jodie Griggs

Living in Tasmania, Australia, Jodie Griggs is not only an emerging photographer, she is creating work with the emerging technology of the smartphone camera.

Best of Instagram | #creativeinfocus

We asked you to show us your "digital accidents" on Instagram with the hashtag #creativeinfocus and here are some of our favourite images...

Creative in Focus

View the photography trendbook to get a glimpse of the new ideas and flavours we expect imagery to grow into over the next year.

Top 10 Most Searched Travel Destinations

It's time to start thinking about holiday destinations! We present the most searched travel locations on Getty Images. How many can you tick off?

Who We Are | Masaaki Kobayashi

We get familiar with Senior Art Director, Masaaki Kobayashi who is based in Tokyo.

Who We Are | Melinda Lee

Melinda Lee is the General Manager of Getty Images Music based in New York.

How We Keep Our Keywords Fresh

How do we ensure our customers can find what they’re interested in on Getty Images or our numerous sister sites, whether they speak English or Japanese, Portuguese or Swedish? Patrick Carroll explains.

Riposte Magazine | Representing Women in a Real Way

We discover Riposte Magazine and meet it’s Editor-in-Chief, Daneille Pender, to find out how this new publication plans to stand out by representing women in a real and authentic way.

Who We Are | Richard Newstead

It's not just our photographers that are helping to capture the world through photography, we chat to Senior Content Editor (and Octocopter Pilot!) Richard Newstead.

SXSW | Fashion We Loved

We count down our favorite men's fashion moments at SXSW.

SXSW | Getty Images Female Rising

Director of Visual Trends, Pam Grossman explores the ways in which female imagery is rapidly evolving in her talk at SXSW.

The Dubai Lynx Festival of Creativity

We were at the Dubai Lynx Festival sponsoring the Young Lynx competition for the sixth year in a row. Marketing Manager Cecilia Lenvo Miakouikila gives us the inside scoop.

SXSW | Where have YOU been? | Mar 11

Here's where you've been at SXSW on March 11 - these Instagrammers have won a Year in Focus book each.

SXSW | Favorite Moments | March 10

Susan Song, VP, Brand Marketing at Getty Images shares her best moments of SXSW

SXSW | Al Bello: Face to Face with the Biggest Names in Sports

Al Bello, Chief Sports Photographer for Getty Images in North America, delivers an informative and inspiring talk about the defining moments of his career.

SXSW | Embed, a New Way to Share Photos

Craig Peters, SVP Business Development, Content, Product and Marketing shares details about Getty Images Embed, a new way of sharing and enjoying Getty Images content.

SXSW | Getty Images House Party

Here's what happened at the Getty Images House party at SXSW

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SXSW | Where have YOU been? | Mar 10

Here's where you've been at SXSW on March 10 - these instagrammers have won a Year in Focus book each

SXSW | Adam Pretty | The Unifying Language of Sport

"Photography is the universal language, no matter where you live."

SXSW | Where have YOU been? | Mar 9

Here's where you've been at SXSW on March 9 - these instagrammers have won a Year in Focus book each

SXSW | Where have YOU been? | Mar 8

Here's where you've been at SXSW on March 8 - these instagrammers have won a Year in Focus book each

SXSW | Where have YOU been? | Mar 7

Here's where you've been at SXSW on March 7 - these instagrammers have won a Year in Focus book each

SXSW | Where have YOU been?

Show us how you’ve explored SXSW, from backstage to burritos, and you could walk away with a copy of 2013 Year In Focus

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New embedded viewer will provide easy, legal access to Getty Images imagery for non-commercial use. Try it out here.

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