Scythians – Horsemen of the Siberian Steppes from the Werner Forman Archive

The Scythians were an ancient nomadic tribe who ruled an area from the Caucuses to Western China. They did this with horse warfare – the first to do so. The British Museum is opening an exhibition about them on 14th September. Werner Forman Archive has a treasury of material about these mysterious people.

Wimbledon pioneers split-second photography technology

The All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) has scored a first during The Championships, Wimbledon 2017 by using Capture’s ground-breaking LIVE EVENTS technology that allows images to be delivered instantly direct from camera – complete with caption information – to multiple simultaneous global destinations.

ImageRights Acquires Image Witness

ImageRights International, the global leader in copyright enforcement services for photo agencies and professional photographers, today announced the acquisition of Australia’s Image Witness, whose rapid scan image search technology fortifies ImageRights’ technology leadership position in the fast-growing copyright enforcement services industry.

PIXELRIGHTS joins UK trade body BAPLA

Pixelrights Limited announced last friday that it has become a member of the British Association of Picture Libraries ( BAPLA ). Pixelrights is the parent company of SmartFrame, an innovative new, secure online image technology.