Monthly Archives: "July 2011"

Just added to the Getty Images website are three archival footage clips capturing Mick Jagger, Keith Richards and Marianne Faithfull taking  cool very seriously. These are color home movies shot in 1967 around Holland Park, ...

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Funny Faces and Amazing Dumplings

July 27, 2011 | 1 Comments

A European photographer came up to me and asked jokingly if I specialized in photographing synchronized swimming. He was kidding around because during the first week of the FINA World Swimming Championships, I had been...

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One year to go …

July 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

The countdown to the biggest event we have covered at Getty Images has begun. See you in London!...

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CALGARY, AB - JULY 11: Clif Cooper leaps off his horse while chasing down a calf during the tie-down roping competition in the rodeo at the Calgary Stampede on July 11, 2011 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. The ten day event, drawing over one million visitors, is Canada's largest annual rodeo and is billed as the 'Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth.' (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Capturing Country at the Calgary Stampede

July 26, 2011 | 1 Comments

I had the privilege to visit our northern neighbors in Canada recently to photograph the famed Calgary Stampede, proclaimed as the “Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth.” The highlight of the 10-day stampede is the daily...

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White Bread and Meat Flavored Chips

July 20, 2011 | 1 Comments

The fog was so thick when I left my home in San Francisco that I couldn’t see the Golden Gate Bridge as I was driving over it. When I arrived in Shanghai 13 hours later,...

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A world without Twitter? I’m in heaven!

July 19, 2011 | 2 Comments

Quinn Rooney/Getty Images Despite being a youthful 31 years old, I’m not on Twitter. I understand that millions of people across the world like to share what they had for breakfast and what colour their...

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Shannon Fagan is in China, and he’s standing at the edge of a diving board. No, it’s not for a shoot, although given the places his career as a leading stock photographer has taken him,...

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Miranda July: Uniquely Styled

July 8, 2011 | 1 Comments

63137488 -Larry Busacca/Getty Images for Sundance Film Festival Miranda July’s amazing style preceded her.  Long before the driven writer/director/actress/performance artist wrote three books, directed and starred in two feature length films,  (the first of which...

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(13397609) Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images Big glasses ruled then just as they do now.  In 1982, Susan Sarandon and Ellen Barkin, appeared together in the play ‘Extremities”....

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  Michael Klein and Travis Lindquist know sports: the athletes, the games, the stadiums. They understand coverage. But they also understand our customers, and how in the past, by not having a Getty Images photographer...

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