Depositphotos at RemaDays-Kiev 2012

RemaDays-Kiev is an international advertising show put on by RemaCongress, a group dedicated to advertising and marketing communications, which recently hosted RemaDays-Warsaw and RemaDays-Europe. The Kiev show combines four advertising sectors: Out&InDoorSystems, GiftsWorld, TechnologyPark and PrintShow. This year, the show was held in the International Exhibition Centre in Kiev, Ukraine, from February 29 to March 2.

Seascape photography

It has been said that a man can endlessly contemplate three things: water, fire, and another man working. The fascination with watching water—the endlessly pulsing waves of the sea or the ocean—coupled with an artistic photographic process can often produce interesting results, and can also be quite fun.

Sleeping sea under the blue sky © Depositphotos / Dmytro Tolokonov

Use your Photoshop skills and win!

Advanced Photoshop and Depositphotos have teamed up to offer you a great chance to unleash your creativity and Photoshop skills to win a prize worth over $500. Every participant will receive 10 high-resolution photos from Depositphotos' collection to create a Photoshop masterpiece using at least one of these photos. The genre and style is up to you.

Depositphotos to judge the “Best Use of Photography” award

Horizon Interactive Awards is a prestigious international competition in interactive media that gives global recognition to the best web sites, online video applications for mobile phones and online advertising companies. Each year, judges select entries in multiple categories, such as CD/DVD, Web Advertising, Mobile Apps, Online Film & Video and web sites to determine the winners of the competition.

Ansel Adams’ classic book trilogy

“I hope that my work will encourage self expression in others and stimulate the search for beauty and creative excitement in the great world around us.” – these words became Ansel Adams' credo, best known for his black-and-white photographs of the American West. He is the author of famous trilogy prints, “The Camera”, “The Negative” and “The Print”. Moreover, he is also famous for his Zone System that helps photographers to determine proper exposure and adjust the contrast of the final print. Ansel Adams was the co-founders of the Group f/64 that specialized on sharp-focused and carefully framed images.

Subscriptions: more possibilities, less restrictions!

Depositphotos has been working to improve its customer service since the very beginning. We want to offer our users more possibilities, and fewer restrictions! This time we have two bits of news to share with you: once understand them, you will be able to take full advantage of our site. A recent change allows our buyers to upgrade their current subscription plans by simply purchasing an additional subscription. Your new subscription will no longer block your previous subscription; instead, the daily limits of your different subscription plans will simply be combined. Both subscriptions will be automatically renewed, independently from one another, until they are canceled by users. This innovation enables our customers to download more images at cost-effective prices.

Introduction: Editorial Use Only on Depositphotos

Depositphotos offers more possibilities to its customers! One of the latest innovations is “Editorial Use Only” stock images. The demand for images from this category is so high that it begins to exceed our Stock photo agency’s on-hand supplies. “Editorial Use Only” images are intended for use by news outlets, bloggers, publishers and editors to illustrate current, newsworthy material. The growth of mass media fuels the demand for colorful and interesting content for contemporary reading audiences. The images in this category can be used only for printed material, TV and online mass media, to illustrate newsworthy events. Such images are only suitable for non-commercial use.

Happy Birthday to National Geographic Society!

Today is the 122th Birthday of the National Geographic Society, one of the largest non-profit educational and scientific institutions in the world. It has been inspiring people to care about the planet since 1888. Its interests include geography, archeology and natural science, the promotion of environmental and historical conservation.

Meet a Depositphotos Contributor: Julos

Julien Tromeur is a famous Parisian 3D artist. “I am a frog who makes frogs…seen by millions of people all around the world”,  says Julien about himself on his web-site.  He gave an exclusive interview to Depositphotos  in which he shared some secrets of his success.