EU adjusts copyright rules to the digital age

Press Release on the adoption of the Council of the EU Copyright Directive. Following the signature and publication of the directive in the Official Journal of the EU, member states will have 24 months to transpose the new rules into their national law.

Dreamstime Hits 100M Images in Database and Over 500K Contributors

reamstime, the world’s largest community in stock photography, announced today that it has achieved two major milestones: 100 million images in its online database and over 500,000 contributors. Dreamstime has continued to experience sustained and rapid growth over the past 15 years, but 2018 represented the fastest increase in the number of contributors and submissions. This announcement further cements Dreamstime’s place as a distinguished leader in stock photography.

Copytrack Global Infringement Report

“On any given day, countless images are used all over the internet, many of which are stolen. Studies by IMGembed and Copytrack show that of the three billion images shared online each day, around 85% are unlicensed. That’s a total of around 2.5 billion stolen images!”

Web tool in support of the EU Copyright Directive

The Copyright Directive has been agreed by the European institutions and will be put to a final vote next week! We are asking you to lend your voice by following these quick, simple steps no later than this Monday, 25th March.

StockFood takes over travel photo agency Look

On April 1, 2019, StockFood GmbH will take over the German travel photo agency Look. All employees, including their long-standing customer advisors and photo editors, will join the StockFood team.

Yes to Copyright

Towards a Fair and Sustainable Internet For All. Time to Adopt the Copyright Directive.