Latest Getty Images Inc. Stories

2011-06-06 05:00:00

NEW YORK, June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Getty Images, a leading creator and distributor of visual content and other media, announced today that WireImage Video will be rebranding as Getty Images Entertainment Video, the industry's most comprehensive video coverage of current entertainment-related events and extensive celebrity video archives. The rebranding will build upon Getty Images' unparalleled dedication to offering a one-stop-shop solution to access the robust global entertainment...

2011-01-11 05:00:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Getty Images, Inc., a leading creator and distributor of digital content, from still imagery to footage, graphics, music and more, today unveils the new Photos.com. Developed for value-conscious small business owners, marketers, graphic designers, web designers and other creative professionals, Photos.com offers millions of quality images, a variety of purchase options and prices that are among the most competitive in the industry. The completely...

2010-10-28 05:53:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Getty Images, Inc., a leading creator and distributor of digital media, today announced an agreement with Sony/ATV Music Publishing, the renowned music publishing company, to license and distribute its expansive Spin City library of R&B, soul, jazz, urban, hip hop, classical and orchestral music. Custom created for Sony/ATV by some of the leading producers and session players in New York City, the pre-cleared Spin City library is available to Getty...

2010-09-21 05:00:00

SEATTLE, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: Getty Images, Inc. today announces the upcoming release of its LiveComp plug-in for Adobe Photoshop that will enable designers and creatives to search and import creative content from Getty Images at gettyimages.com directly into Photoshop. Rather than having to leave the application, locate and download an image from the Getty Images site and then upload into Photoshop, LiveComp will allow users to import the file for comping purposes as a new...

2009-03-31 08:00:00

www.life.com Consumers now have access to the largest professional photography collection online in an engaging environment curated by LIFE's editors NEW YORK, March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- LIFE.com launches today, inviting consumers to "see your world" in a way never before possible. The new Web site is a joint venture between Time Inc. and Getty Images Inc., pairing both companies' expansive photo collections to create the most comprehensive photo experience available online. The curated site...

2006-04-06 08:05:00

SEATTLE -- Photo and video service Getty Images Inc. said it sees sales of images for use in mobile devices as one of several small but fast-growing business segments that will help the company meet a 15 percent annual sales growth target. Getty, the largest provider of stock photography and images, said it plans to push aggressively into the mobile segment through a series of partnerships with carriers and content providers for wireless devices. Demand for professional photography has...

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