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Shortlisted Finalists of the New East Photo Prize

To say photography is powerful medium would be an understatement. Photography has the power to make us look twice, ponder on a frozen moment in time, reflect and reconsider our perceptions. A single photograph can speak volumes and evoke emotions from the audience.

Join us for November Events!

Like every month, we’re looking forward to the upcoming industry events. It’s an exciting time for industry professionals, artists and designers alike. If you happen to be in the cities where the events are taking place, drop by to see us!

For every professional, networking is an integral part of their career. What better way to stay connected? Visit the fairs and exhibitions to network and stay up to date with industry news and events.

A Chance at Fame: 8 International Photography Contests

How many of  your photographs are awards worthy? You probably haven't considered the possibility so here's some food for thought. Photography contests are a great way to get exposure, showcase your talent and have a real shot at making a difference. Photographs are such a powerful medium that dozens of contests are held around the world for almost every category.

October Events to Attend

As always, this month is going to be an exciting for creatives in the communications industry. We’ll be participating in many of these events so drop by to see us! The creative industry doesn’t stay in place; these events are a great opportunity to expand your horizons, network and keep up to date with the latest advancements.

iPhoneography at its Finest: Winners of the 2016 iPhone Photography Awards

It is a common misconsumption that you need an advanced DSLR camera to perfect your skills as a photographer and an artist. Since the release of the iPhone 2-megapixel camera, the world of photography underwent a major transformation. Each generation of iPhones improves the resolution of photos and introduces new editing apps, giving everyone an opportunity to try their hand at photography. Having an iPhone on you at all times easily replaces the need to carry a DSLR around; it’s convenient and the end results of your photographs are always sophisticated.

Don’t Miss Out on These September Events!

This month, Depositphotos will be participating and sponsoring a selection of events in Europe. If you happen to be in town, drop by and chat with us. These events are a great opportunity to meet us in person and get some of the latest news about our services. We look forward to seeing you!

Find the Stock Photos You Want with Reverse Image Search

Searching for stock images can be a challenge: you try different keyword combinations and pore through hundreds of photos, trying to find the perfect match. With a huge database of more than 50 million files, it might take quite a while to find suitable image for your article or art project.

If only you could just show an example of what you need, instead of trying to find words to describe it! Well, you know what? You actually can. 

Olympics in Rio is Coming! Are You Ready?


Three billion people all over the world are expected to cheer for the Summer Olympics this year. For 19 days, more than 10,000 athletes will compete in 42 sports in Rio de Janeiro, no doubt setting several new world records.

We’ve gotten quite used to the enormous scope of the Olympics, and we expect no less than a tremendous opening ceremony and intense competition between world-class athletes. However, the games weren’t always a global event of such significance.

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