Getty Infocus http://infocus.gettyimages.com/rss en-US hourly 1 Behind the scenes of the prestige collection http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/behind-the-scenes-of-the-prestige-collection Wed, 3 Sep 2014 08:00:00 +0100 http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/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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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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One shot, one strike http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/one-shot-one-strike Thu, 28 Aug 2014 17:41:00 +0100 http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/one-shot-one-strike

Matthias Hangst is one of the most successful sports photographers. In this interview, he talks about both his career and covering the FIFA World Cup 2014 in Brazil.

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Matthias Hangst is one of the most successful sports photographers. In this interview, he talks about both his career and covering the FIFA World Cup 2014 in Brazil.

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To the bride and groom http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/to-the-bride-and-groom Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:36:00 +0100 http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/to-the-bride-and-groom

According to reports, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie were married over the weekend after 9 years together.

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According to reports, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie were married over the weekend after 9 years together.

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Behind the Lens at The US Open http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/behind-the-lens-at-the-us-open Thu, 28 Aug 2014 03:59:00 +0100 http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/behind-the-lens-at-the-us-open ]]> ]]> Venice Film Festival | Calling all bloggers and tweeters http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/venice-film-festival-calling-all-bloggers-and-tweeters Wed, 27 Aug 2014 16:12:00 +0100 http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/venice-film-festival-calling-all-bloggers-and-tweeters

Getty Images offers all bloggers the opportunity to select, embed and share multiple images from the Venice Film Festival – at no cost – for non-commercial use on websites, blogs and social media channels.

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Getty Images offers all bloggers the opportunity to select, embed and share multiple images from the Venice Film Festival – at no cost – for non-commercial use on websites, blogs and social media channels.

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Fashion on the red carpet at the Emmys http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/fashion-on-the-red-carpet-at-the-emmys Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:55:00 +0100 http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/fashion-on-the-red-carpet-at-the-emmys

The 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards were recently held in Los Angeles to honor the best in U.S. prime time television programming.

Pat Lyttle is a fashion specialist for Getty Images and has his finger on the pulse of fashion whether it's on the red carpet, catwalk or in the street.

He shares his favorite fashion styles and trends from the red carpet at the Emmys.

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The 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards were recently held in Los Angeles to honor the best in U.S. prime time television programming.

Pat Lyttle is a fashion specialist for Getty Images and has his finger on the pulse of fashion whether it's on the red carpet, catwalk or in the street.

He shares his favorite fashion styles and trends from the red carpet at the Emmys.

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Richard Attenborough | A look back http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/richard-attenborough-a-look-back Tue, 26 Aug 2014 11:32:00 +0100 http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/richard-attenborough-a-look-back

Richard Attenborough (29 August 1923 – 24 August 2014) was an English actor, film director, film producer, and entrepreneur.

As a film director and producer, he won two Academy Awards for Gandhi in 1983. He also won four BAFTA Awards and four Golden Globe Awards. As an actor, he is best known for his roles in Brighton Rock, The Great Escape, 10 Rillington Place, Miracle on 34th Street and Jurassic Park.

We take a look back at his life and career.

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Richard Attenborough (29 August 1923 – 24 August 2014) was an English actor, film director, film producer, and entrepreneur.

As a film director and producer, he won two Academy Awards for Gandhi in 1983. He also won four BAFTA Awards and four Golden Globe Awards. As an actor, he is best known for his roles in Brighton Rock, The Great Escape, 10 Rillington Place, Miracle on 34th Street and Jurassic Park.

We take a look back at his life and career.

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#RePicture Hero | A view from iStock contributors http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/repicture-hero-a-view-from-istock-contributors Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:22:00 +0100 http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/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.

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

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Best of 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/best-of-66th-annual-primetime-emmy-awards Tue, 26 Aug 2014 17:04:00 +0100 http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/best-of-66th-annual-primetime-emmy-awards

The 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards were held to honor the best in U.S. prime time television programming in Los Angeles.

Our photographers were there on the red carpet, at the ceremony, backstage and at the after parties.

Here are our editors' picks for best photos from the night.

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The 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards were held to honor the best in U.S. prime time television programming in Los Angeles.

Our photographers were there on the red carpet, at the ceremony, backstage and at the after parties.

Here are our editors' picks for best photos from the night.

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Who We Are | Tom Sloan http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/who-we-are-tom-sloan Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:34:00 +0100 http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/who-we-are-tom-sloan

Tom Sloan is a Product Specialist whose love of sports has led him to captaincy of the softball team at our London office.

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Tom Sloan is a Product Specialist whose love of sports has led him to captaincy of the softball team at our London office.

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#RePicture Femininity| A View from iStock Contributors http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/repicture-femininity-a-view-from-istock-contributors Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:11:00 +0100 http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/repicture-femininity-a-view-from-istock-contributors

The #RePicture campaign has given us the opportunity to reshape and reimagine how we think about various concepts that influence how we portray and interact with different sets of society.

Our iStock contributors have been working on a series of lightboxes that are challenging these conventions and breaking away from the clichés.

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

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The #RePicture campaign has given us the opportunity to reshape and reimagine how we think about various concepts that influence how we portray and interact with different sets of society.

Our iStock contributors have been working on a series of lightboxes that are challenging these conventions and breaking away from the clichés.

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

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#RePicture Women | Campaigns, organizations and people we love http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/repicture-women-campaigns-organizations-and-people-we-love Wed, 20 Aug 2014 22:52:00 +0100 http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/repicture-women-campaigns-organizations-and-people-we-love

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

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

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A Legacy of War | Paula Bronstein http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/a-legacy-of-war-paula-bronstein Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:26:00 +0100 http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/a-legacy-of-war-paula-bronstein

This multimedia compilation showcases Paula Bronstein’s work from Laos and features an interview with her discussing the project.

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This multimedia compilation showcases Paula Bronstein’s work from Laos and features an interview with her discussing the project.

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iStock Contributors #RePicture Balance and Wealth http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/istock-contributors-repicture-balance-and-wealth Wed, 20 Aug 2014 16:45:00 +0100 http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/istock-contributors-repicture-balance-and-wealth

RePicturing the world covers many concepts, ideas and visions and at iStock we have been focusing on 17 core concepts that are often portrayed by clichés and stereotypes.

Leading on from our previous articles showcasing how our contributors #RePicture the world, we take a look at two more concepts that have been reimagined, Balance and Wealth.

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RePicturing the world covers many concepts, ideas and visions and at iStock we have been focusing on 17 core concepts that are often portrayed by clichés and stereotypes.

Leading on from our previous articles showcasing how our contributors #RePicture the world, we take a look at two more concepts that have been reimagined, Balance and Wealth.

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Hugh Pinney calls for a reaction to the Ebola crisis http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/hugh-pinney-calls-for-a-reaction-to-the-ebola-crisis Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:31:00 +0100 http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/hugh-pinney-calls-for-a-reaction-to-the-ebola-crisis

A career in photojournalism has Hugh Pinney somewhat desensitized but the Ebola crisis has jolted him to react.

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A career in photojournalism has Hugh Pinney somewhat desensitized but the Ebola crisis has jolted him to react.

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New Archive Signing | Visual Studies Workshop http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/new-archive-signing-visual-studies-workshop Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:36:00 +0100 http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/new-archive-signing-visual-studies-workshop

Getty Images is delighted to welcome the Visual Studies Workshop (VSW) as the latest addition to our roster of archive contributors.

Located in Rochester, New York, Visual Studies Workshop’s mission is to support makers and interpreters of images through education, publications, exhibitions, and collections. Founded in 1969 by photographer, writer, curator, and educator Nathan Lyons, it is an independent, artist-run, educational and support center for photography and media arts.

For over 40 years, VSW has been home to hundreds of exhibitions, a significant repository for artists’ books and titles, and publisher of the bi-monthly magazine Afterimage.

Among its rich collections is the Soibelman News Agency archive. Based in New York City, it is an extensive and diverse collection of more than 40,000 news agency photographs from the interwar period. The collection ranges from the momentous to the seemingly trivial, from aerial views of Yugoslavia, to the Spanish Civil War, Nazi Germany, aviation, the construction of roads, dams and bridges, mining disasters, pipe cleaner art, royalty, jai alai, as well as a great many men and women nearly forgotten almost a century later.

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Getty Images is delighted to welcome the Visual Studies Workshop (VSW) as the latest addition to our roster of archive contributors.

Located in Rochester, New York, Visual Studies Workshop’s mission is to support makers and interpreters of images through education, publications, exhibitions, and collections. Founded in 1969 by photographer, writer, curator, and educator Nathan Lyons, it is an independent, artist-run, educational and support center for photography and media arts.

For over 40 years, VSW has been home to hundreds of exhibitions, a significant repository for artists’ books and titles, and publisher of the bi-monthly magazine Afterimage.

Among its rich collections is the Soibelman News Agency archive. Based in New York City, it is an extensive and diverse collection of more than 40,000 news agency photographs from the interwar period. The collection ranges from the momentous to the seemingly trivial, from aerial views of Yugoslavia, to the Spanish Civil War, Nazi Germany, aviation, the construction of roads, dams and bridges, mining disasters, pipe cleaner art, royalty, jai alai, as well as a great many men and women nearly forgotten almost a century later.

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The All Blacks in 3D http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/the-all-blacks-in-3d Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:59:00 +0100 http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/the-all-blacks-in-3d

Watch the Getty Images team 3D scanning the New Zealand All Blacks rugby team.

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Watch the Getty Images team 3D scanning the New Zealand All Blacks rugby team.

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Raelene Rawlings shares her favorite Sky News videos http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/raelene-rawlings-shares-her-favorite-sky-news-videos Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:26:00 +0100 http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/raelene-rawlings-shares-her-favorite-sky-news-videos

Getty Images is pleased to partner with Sky News, providing access to Sky News' extensive library of current and past video clips.

Raelene Rawlings is a Footage Sales & Acquisitions Manager for Sky News, and part of the team who identifies suitable news content for syndication. This content is uploaded to the Sky News collection hosted on Getty Images for clients to license for a mulitude of projects from adverts to films, documentaries to coporate videos.

We asked her for her favorite videos from the Sky News collection.

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Getty Images is pleased to partner with Sky News, providing access to Sky News' extensive library of current and past video clips.

Raelene Rawlings is a Footage Sales & Acquisitions Manager for Sky News, and part of the team who identifies suitable news content for syndication. This content is uploaded to the Sky News collection hosted on Getty Images for clients to license for a mulitude of projects from adverts to films, documentaries to coporate videos.

We asked her for her favorite videos from the Sky News collection.

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Dan Kitwood captures life amongst the rubble in Gaza http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/dan-kitwood-captures-life-amongst-the-rubble-in-gaza Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:05:00 +0100 http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/dan-kitwood-captures-life-amongst-the-rubble-in-gaza

Dan Kitwood has just returned to the UK after capturing the aftermath of two weeks of intense bombing in Gaza.

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Dan Kitwood has just returned to the UK after capturing the aftermath of two weeks of intense bombing in Gaza.

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Scott Olson on covering the protests in Ferguson http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/scott-olson-on-covering-the-protests-in-ferguson Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:43:00 +0100 http://infocus.gettyimages.com/post/scott-olson-on-covering-the-protests-in-ferguson

Scott Olson, Getty Images Photographer, has been covering the protests in Ferguson, Missouri following the police shooting of teenager Michael Brown.

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Scott Olson, Getty Images Photographer, has been covering the protests in Ferguson, Missouri following the police shooting of teenager Michael Brown.

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