An individual’s interaction with a stock photography platform is simple and predictable: search for the best-fitting image using specific keywords. However, when it comes to a database containing 50 million images, neural network search algorithms, and millions of search inquiries from 192 countries, our stock photo platform serves as a fascinating Big Data platform. Stock… Continue reading 13 Things You Can Learn From Stock Photography Big Data
When you first encountered the challenge of building a website or a blog you soon realized the need for interesting and compelling imagery and that stock photography merchants are a great source for obtaining images that fit nicely in with your content. For larger projects, the use of stock images is often the only practical… Continue reading In Need Of Amazing Stock Photos This Summer? Check Out These Sites
If there is one thing I do know it’s that one shouldn’t underestimate the benefits of good stock photos. Without microstock agencies, we’d all have to spend stacks of money on professional photographers – or otherwise risk getting sued by taking stuff we find on Google Images.
Designers, bloggers, publishers and advertisers are all faced with a unique opportunity to attract plenty of new customers whenever a big holiday approaches. In the proximity of Valentine’s Day, this can be achieved by using images of happy couples and other familiar imagery that we are very receptive to right now. Since you may be… Continue reading Stock Agencies That We Love Around Valentine’s Day
With the winter holidays at hand, people enjoy familiar sights and images that recreate the holiday season’s bearings. For designers, advertisers and publishers, the whole wintertime setting heralds a great opportunity to draw in more clients, by using themed images in their projects. This is a list of the ten most laudable microstock agencies of… Continue reading Top 10 Stock Image Agencies This Winter
If you’re looking to buy royalty-free images from a good source, the options are manifold. As a designer/blogger/writer, you want to be sure that the deal you make provides you with flawless images to use in your work and for a convenient price. Perhaps I can be of assistance: below you will find a list… Continue reading The Best Stock Image Agencies in 2013
We are pleased to announce that we are running another cool giveaway. Stockfresh and Designrfix have teamed up to offer you the chance of winning Stockfresh Credits. If you are the lucky winner of today’s giveaway, you’ll be able to download stock photos and vector graphics for free!
Done thoughtfully, stock photography is a cheap and effective way to give a website a compelling, contemporary look that will engage users in a way no text-heavy site can. But there are many pitfalls, too – something you’ll know if you’ve ever encountered the “smiling call center girl” or “business people shaking hands” clichés as… Continue reading The Do’s and Don’ts of Stock Photography in Web Design