New research sees UK public issue challenge to government and businesses to help them live more sustainably

Ahead of the COP26 summit, Getty Images, a world leader in visual communication, has unveiled new research which reveals that 88% of people living in the UK would practice living a sustainable lifestyle if it cost them the same or less than what they’re paying today. The research also confirmed that the main barrier for people practicing sustainability in their every day is the expense (42%) while almost a quarter of respondents said they need more information on how to live sustainably. The findings are reported within research for Getty…

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Getty Images and Dove Announce Winners of #ShowUs Leadership Grant and Open New Grant

Getty Images, a world leader in visual communications, in partnership with Dove, has today announced the winners of the #ShowUs Leadership Grant, awarding two photographers US$5,000 each to pursue stories of social significance. The #ShowUs Grant is dedicated to promoting the work of emerging women, femmes and non-binary commercial photographers and filmmakers from around the world who are using their talents to create inclusive visual stories depicting authentic representations of women, femmes and non-binary individuals and communities. Submitting against the brief to create inclusive visual stories on the theme ‘Leadership’, the…

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FKA twigs and Getty Images Collaborate to Empower Black Storytellers and Elevate Black History

Creative powerhouse FKA twigs and Getty Images, a world leader in visual communications, announced today they are collaborating to empower Black storytellers, educators and content creators to elevate the visual narrative of Black history.   Launching in 2021, Getty Images will donate visual content from its Hulton Archive, the world’s largest privately held commercial archive, and Editorial Collections for non-commercial use in support of learning about and reflecting on Black history for Black storytellers and not-for profits. As part of the project Getty Images will also provide research support for…

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The NAACP Partners with Getty Images to Amplify Black Voices

Getty Images, a world leader in visual communications, is partnering with the NAACP, the largest social justice organization, to amplify and expand the visual narrative of the Black community as it relates to characterizations in media and advertising on a national scale. In the coming months, the civil rights organization will collaborate with Getty Images to elevate the work of photographers, videographers, and illustrators who are telling stories about the Black experience. Additionally, both organizations will develop actionable insights for communicators, marketers, and members of the media to ensure that…

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#ShowUs Grant of $10,000 open to Women, Female-Identifying and Non-Binary voices in Commercial Film and Photography

Getty Images, a world leader in visual communications, in partnership with Dove and Girlgaze, has today announced the launch of the latest #ShowUs Grant. Designed to support emerging talent, the #ShowUs Grant will award two grants of US$5,000 to women, female-identifying and non-binary commercial photographers and videographers from around the world who are using their talents to create inclusive visual stories depicting authentic representations of women relationships. Open for applications from today, the two $5,000 grants will be awarded to emerging commercial photographers or videographers who submit against the brief of creating…

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