Stock Images

Stock photography is the supply of photographs, which are often licensed for specific uses. It is used to fulfill the needs of creative assignments instead of hiring a photographer, often for a lower cost. Today, stock images can be presented in searchable online databases. They can be purchased and delivered online. Often, these photographs involve people, and are produced in studios using a wide variety of models posing as professionals, stereotypes, expressing common emotions and gesticulations, or involving pets. Other common stock photography niches include images related to travel and tourism, as well as conceptual photography.
Posts about Stock Images
  • Top 10 Trends Shaping the Future of Imagery (Infographic)

    … by the evolution of technology. For instance, mobile photography is the No. 1 trend, according to Shutterstock, no doubt being propelled by to the proliferation of mobile-first visual platforms like Snapchat, Instagram and Periscope. Likewise drone photography is on the rise and among the top trends in imagery. Other trends include contextual images, daily stories and high ISO images. Check out the infographic below to see the top 10 trends in digital imagery. …

    AllFacebook- 13 readers -
  • Facebook Slideshow Ads Get Several New Features

    … Facebook introduced its Slideshow feature last October, allowing brands to create video ads out of groups of still images, and the social network announced a host of new Slideshow features Tuesday. Slideshow was created with the aim of giving businesses an easy entry into video ads, as well as allowing them to reach Facebook users with poor…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Facebook- 10 readers -
  • 7 Ways To Pick Images That Click

    … on the same old boring stock images, without giving much thought to their content. It isn’t that stock images in themselves are bad. They are professionally shot and cover a wide variety of subjects. But even those subjects that lend themselves naturally to visual representation aren’t always easy to come up with, due to the sometimes competing priorities…

    Michelle Blackshire/ Visual.lyin Content- 2 readers -
  • 5 Facebook Advertising Tips from Sandi Krakowski

    … and then measure the results in Ads Manager and page insights to learn what works for you. And if you don’t have high-quality images, try using some of the professional stock images that Facebook provides. They’re free, and can help make your ads look a lot better. Experiment with different targeting options: When you run ads on Facebook, you can reach all…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social- 8 readers -
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