Archive for May, 2010

MS Office Plug-ins from Fotolia and iStockPhoto

Wednesday, May 26th, 2010

Both Fotolia och iStockPhoto has recently released plug-ins for Microsoft Word and Microsoft PowerPoint 2007 and 2010.
This means that everyone that want to use your photo in Word or Powerpoint only need to download the plug-ins and search for the images they wants to use.
Users can browse search results alongside their documents, along with custom galleries, downloaded image libraries, and a selection of free daily images.

The plugins can be found here: Fotolia Ribbon plug-in and iStockphoto Ribbon Plug-in.

Stockphotorights.com – Helpful information about copyright and licensing stock imagery.

Tuesday, May 25th, 2010

Stockphotorights.com – Helpful information about copyright and licensing stock imagery.
Its not always easy to know what is right and what is wrong to do when you use others photo. Now Getty Images Inc has released a new informational site about copyright and licensing when you handle stock imagery. It unravel the complexities and expose the potential legal pitfalls of image use for the good of the photographic industry. The site is designed to represent image providers and has the support of BAPLA (British Association of Picture Libraries and Agencies) and PACA (Picture Archive Council of America). The resource provides image users with information and advice they need to license images with confidence, by connecting them with key stakeholders from the industry.

Stockphotorights.com