Stock Photography

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.
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    … and accessible, but not supermodels (i.e. featuring people that seem like people one might meet on the street). In general, happy women and children are always a strong bet. Finally, take your own pictures with your smartphone or other camera, and whenever possible, do NOT rely on stock photography. Stock photography usually feels too “professional” or canned…

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  • Top 10 Trends Shaping the Future of Imagery (Infographic)

    … Visual media has become an important part of the digital and social world. Indeed, Cisco Systems predicts that visual media will account for more than 80 percent of internet traffic by 2019. From still images, infographics and GIFs to short, long and live video, visual content drives engagement and message recall on social media. To celebrate…

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