The microstock site hits a rough patch as contributors worry they'll get a big pay cut in 2011. The advice from iStock: it'll be better for most photographers.
The Getty Images subsidiary for the first time spilled a couple interesting beans about its microstock business for 2007: how much money it pulled in and how much it paid out.
First came stock photography, then illustrations, video, and Flash animations. Now iStock is licensing audio clips, too.
Pioneering site for licensing stock photos over the Net is on the cusp of launching an audio clip business in public beta. Think background music or the sound of a shattering window.
iStockphoto founder Bruce Livingstone is trying again with the stock-art business -- this time with a startup focusing on photographers, not profits.
The online photo-licensing companies have disrupted the traditional stock-art business, and more changes are afoot as Stocksy gets a new CEO, Getty ends its Flickr partnership, and more iPhone photo apps arrive.
Bruce Livingstone, a pioneer of Internet-based stock-art sales, is launching a new venture even has his original company struggles with some disgruntled photographers.
Expansion is key to iStockphoto and its parent company, Getty Images. A new Vetta video collection launching today leads the charge, but it's not the only new category on the way.
A microstock's job is connecting customers with the right image among millions. By injecting color into photo discovery tool presentation of videos better, Shutterstock hopes to juice sales.
Instagram users are rebelling after the photo app changed its terms of service. It didn't have to be this way.