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22 December 2011

Alamy hits 27 million

5 million stock images added to Alamy this year Content boosted by upsurge in US contributor numbers Alamy now represents 600 picture agencies and archive collections ...
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10 November 2011

Alamy announces sales expansion in Australia and the Middle East

Stock photo pioneer Alamy is expanding its direct sales operations with senior business development and sales staff in Australia and the Middle East. Sascha Weis, former Senior ...
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18 October 2011

Alamy launches Live News service

Images online within minutes via super–quick FTP upload route for contributors Comprehensive coverage for customers including regional, national and international imag...
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17 October 2011

Alamy hits 26 million

Independent picture giant Alamy reaches 26 million making it the largest online collection of stock images in the world. Alamy is proving as popular as ever amongst the ...
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26 September 2011

Your photos could be earning you money

Hobby and professional photographers alike are making a good living through stock photo site contributions The majority of us like taking photographs, whether it’s holiday snaps...
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14 September 2011

Alamy expands its global infrastructure to Asia

Alamy, the world’s largest online stock photo site, has extended its server infrastructure to Netmagic’s co–location center in Chennai, India. The purpose of the partnership is to make ...
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7 September 2011

Alamy launches ‘100% Royalties’ for students

In a bid to engage with the next generation of picture professionals, Alamy, the world's largest online stock photo site, is launching a new initiative called “100% Royalties”. The campaign will see Alamy ...
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7 September 2011

Cameras at the ready...

World's largest independent stock photo site highlights the top 10 most photographed buildings Independent stock photo agency, Alamy, has the largest collection of images online. Here...
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29 August 2011

Alamy US expansion continues with super fast searching for West Coast customers

Alamy today announces that it has extended its server infrastructure to NYI’s data center in Los Angeles, to serve the company’s growing West Coast customer base...
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3 August 2011

Record month sees Alamy hit 25 million

Collection grows to 25 million images 900,000 stock images added in June making it a record month for submissions Largest collection of hi-res stock images...
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13 July 2011

London: The world's most photographed city

As London continues to welcome this year's influx of summer holidaymakers, the city has come top in a list of the world's most photographed. So, if you are one of the 27 million people planning to visit London in 2011, then don't forget to pack your camera – it seems you'll be in good company...
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6 July 2011

Alamy teams with NYI to speed stock photo search for US market

Alamy the world's largest independent stock photo site, today announced that NYI, New York's premier data center solutions provider, will oversee its infrastructure upgrade for North America, starting in New York....
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17 June 2011

Alamy hits 24 million images

Alamy has further strengthened its collection with the addition of over a million celebrity images. The company represents over 570 of the world's leading stock and specialist agencies and a vast array of photographers from every corner of the globe....
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16 May 2011

Alamy launches in Germany

Today sees the launch of Alamy’s new German website,www.alamy.de as the world’s largest independent stock photo site enters the next phase of its global growth strategy. ...
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9 May 2011

Alamy sponsors Young Photographer's Alliance scholarship programme

Alamy, the world's largest independent stock photo site, is sponsoring the 2011 Young Photographer's Alliance (YPA) scholarship programme – for the third consecutive year, through the Alamy Scholarship Award....
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1 April 2011

Alamy hits 23 million images

The first quarter of 2011 has seen an increase in the number of images added to the website, now standing at half a million per month, compared to 300,000 per month for the same period last year. ...
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1 March 2011

Help us prevent image theft and keep yourself safe online

Here at Alamy, we deal with some very large numbers. We have over 23 million images in our library with over 15,000 new images arriving every day; our 20,000 daily visitors make over 100,000 searches and combined with our 39,698 contributors, that's a lot of data that we're managing...
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18 February 2011

Alamy increases search engine speed four-fold

Alamy’s Head of Development, Kaldip Chohan, said "Our aim has always been to have the fastest search engine for images on the net, we believe this further consolidates our position at the top of the tree. ...
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11 February 2011

Alamy submissions hit record high

Online photo agency giant Alamy consolidated its position in January as the world's largest online source of stock imagery. In the past 8 weeks the independently owned stock agency added a record 1.2 million images taking the size of its collection beyond 22 million. In January alone the collection grew by 620,000 images...
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26 January 2011

A world of pictures

Our industry is a relatively obscure one, but our product is everywhere. The photography and illustrations you see around you - on the sides of buses, billboards, in newspapers, marketing brochures, corporate websites,...
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