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Stock Content Wanted: Plus Size

30.10.2017

Stock Content Wanted: Plus Size

The stock industry is an ever-changing landscape that continues to evolve and change with the times. We’ve seen the shift from stereotypical, staged images to more natural and relatable images. Another need we are seeing in the marketplace is the demand for diversity, both in terms of racial representation and more varied body types. These […]

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Fall Image Trends 2016

26.10.2016

Fall Image Trends 2016

The cooler days have begun and Fotolia by Adobe presents the image trends for the coming season. Based on keyword queries, downloads, and file uploads, our Fotolia by Adobe/Adobe stock content team has analyzed the visuals that will especially see special demand this fall.   Trend 1: Technology is and remains a trend Computers and tablets […]

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A Spike of Success

01.06.2016

A Spike of Success

Late last year we published an article highlighting the abundant ‘crop’ as it were of pineapples in 2015. These spiked skinned fruits having infiltrated every nook and cranny of hip and happening places and people (on their clothes obviously, a little uncomfortable otherwise!). In recent months however we’re noticing another prickled plant looking to steal the thorny […]

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Adobe Stock and Fotolia Predicts Visual Trends for 2016

25.01.2016

Adobe Stock and Fotolia Predicts Visual Trends for 2016

With over millions of images and video files readily available for licensing, knowing what visuals to choose for marketing, advertising or branding campaigns can be overwhelming when posed with such a vast selection of choices. The importance of staying contemporary and portraying a modern aesthetic is extremely critical. Based on data collected in 2015 using […]

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Spice Up Your Winter!

30.11.2015

Spice Up Your Winter!

Powerful, hot, stimulating, exciting or impulsive, however you look at it, red never leaves the audience indifferent. There is no better color to illustrate love, passion and desire whilst at the same time alerting people of an imminent danger. Red has always been the color of energy and primal life forces and so it’s no […]

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Think Pink!

09.11.2015

Think Pink!

Understanding color and the impact it has on our minds and attitudes is essential to making marketing-smart color decisions. We’ve explored this reality with a few colors already, gold and purple. Let’s take a look at the color pink and what its meaning. Depending on the shade of pink used, its usage has the power […]

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The Martian

30.10.2015

The Martian

If you’ve not gone to see Ridley’s Scott’s latest directorial masterpiece ‘The Martian‘ then we stress that you go and book your tickets now (that is, of course, once you’ve finished this article!). The film is a breathtaking testament to one man’s survival skills when he finds himself left, completely alone, on Mars. Part of […]

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Best of September

21.10.2015

Best of September

The Best of September gallery runs in parallel to the tones and themes of fall. Earthly, organic colours dominate with nods to autumnal harvesting. As the sun proceeds to say goodnight earlier for those of us in the Northern hemisphere, the low lighting in our gallery images does too; less harsh, warmer and soft. You can view […]

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Paint It Purple

13.10.2015

Paint It Purple

Step into a purple haze with our regally coloured gallery. From light lavender to velvety violets, purple is historically related to royalty, Roman Emperors being the first to adopt the colour. Today the British Monarchy is represented by the colour in ceremonial occasions. The richness of its hues therefore makes it perfect for adding a pop […]

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Astonishing Astrophotography

30.09.2015

Astonishing Astrophotography

Sunset Peak Star Trail by Chap Him Wong The 2015 Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year Awards marked the seventh annual competition whereby astrophotographers from around the world compete against one another in a variety of categories such as ‘Star and Nebulae’, ‘Aurorae’ and ‘Planets, Comets and Asteroids’. A Celestial Visitor by George Martin The assortment […]

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Coffee Break

29.09.2015

Coffee Break

Most of can’t function in the mornings without it. A lot of us can’t sleep at night because of an excess of it. Decaf, iced, flat, extra foam, non-fat, double, hazelnut, soya – however you take your coffee, today is the day for appreciating the process from bean to cup. International Coffee Day was founded to highlight […]

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Mash-Up Mario

28.09.2015

Mash-Up Mario

It’s an anniversary that will, unless you don’t remember the 90’s, make you suddenly feel rather old. Super Mario the Nintendo megastar this year marks his 30th Birthday. Brazilian artist and photographer Butcher Billy  pays tribute to one of, if not the, most popular video game personalities, taking iconic images from 1985 onwards and mixing in Mario related icons. Michael […]

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