Monthly Archives: "December 2011"

As we look to 2012, a look back at New Year’s past… enjoy!...

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Royals photographer reflects on a thrilling 2011

December 22, 2011 | 1 Comments

It has truly been a seminal year for the British Royal Family.  The engagement of Prince William and Catherine Middleton really marked the start of a frenetic period of success that looks set to continue...

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In 2011 we bid farewell to such legendary personalities as Amy Winehouse, Elizabeth Taylor, Joe Frazier and Steve Jobs and marked many anniversaries. Let this video of our archival content walk you through the moments...

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Who was the story of the year? Charlie Sheen? Beyoncé? …Bieber? The video below takes a look back at the entertainment images that shaped 2011. Enjoy! Year In Focus 2011: Entertainment from Getty Images on...

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Year in Focus: The images that defined 2011

December 19, 2011 | 6 Comments

From the Arab Spring to turmoil in the global economy, royal weddings to the Rugby World Cup — 2011 has been a momentous year. Our award-winning photographers covered more than 8,000 news events, 19,000 sports...

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So much goes into making the images we have in our creative collections, it’s difficult to capture the essence in a few words. So, we’ve turned the camera on our photographers and art directors for this series called It...

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Get ready. Mishmash 2012 is on its way. Start thinking about how to mess with our high res video, stills and music to make your own short story, video art, music video, ad or mini-documentary....

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In 2009, while going through her family’s storage shed, Rebecca Tillett came across some old photographs and posted them on Flickr. Who knew they would catch our editors’ eyes? With a bit of love, care and...

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You may have noticed some changes to our WireImage, FilmMagic and Contour websites recently, as our tech and ecommerce teams have been working hard at enhancing the shopping experience for our customers. There are several...

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Last week, Strokes heartthrob and former “almost Mr Barrymore” Fabrizio Moretti was seen steaming up Lilium for a Black Keys Album release party with Kristen Wiig. Then, on Wednesday,  they attended a holiday party at on SoHo’s Absolut...

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 Global Assignment by Getty Images, known for providing the knowledge and resources brands need to produce compelling visual communications, and renowned photographer Trevor Ray Hart were commissioned by Tower Hamlets earlier this year to shoot ads to prevent...

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How to create the perfect production audio track

December 8, 2011 | 4 Comments

As VP of Getty Images Music, I see our clients placing millions of dollars of production audio licenses. We’re always looking for more contributing artists, so here are some tips for creating the most perfect production...

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Remembering Pearl Harbor, 70 years Later

December 7, 2011 | 2 Comments

Editor’s note: Since publishing this post on Dec. 7, 2011, new information has come to light regarding the photograph of the women firefighters, and, as an organization who values  accuracy, truth and transparecy, we want...

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From camera to customer faster than ever before

December 6, 2011 | 3 Comments

We have photographers all over the world covering movie premiers, football (and futbol!) games as well as war-torn areas – so managing and delivering that content is a challenge we’ve had overcome to ensure our...

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