March 8th marks the internationally recognised celebration of Women’s Day; a day dedicated to achieving gender parity around the world, economically, socially, culturally and politically.

Images representing women in a variety of personal and professional situations as well as portraying a wider range of ethnic diversity has been a hot topic in recent years. At Fotolia we’re striving to grow the range and variation of women depicted in images. Here’s some of our recent favourites.

You can view the full gallery here.

Four generations

young beautiful muslim woman at the park in spring using notebook connected online working business

Close-up portrait of an elderly woman in her home.

Weibliceh Ruderer, Boot heben

Girl birdwatching. Sitting on a tree stump holding binoculars.

Beautiful cheerful lady having fun at Holi festival

Kambodscha, Junge Frau essen gebratene Vogelspinne Spinnen