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What it’s like: Photographer films himself trailing Prince Harry in Nepal

“It was up there as one of my favorite visits… the color, the people, the experiences and the great photographs are certainly something I won’t forget.” – Chris Jackson, Getty Images Royal photographer Prince Harry made his first visit to Nepal this year, to celebrate the resilience of the nation’s people in spite of last year’s devastating […]

Creative photographer Martin Barraud with a crafted twist on classic concepts

Go behind the scenes on a photo shoot, reinventing classic concepts with craft

Shooting at Puzzlewood Forest, the inspiration for Lord of the Rings

Puzzlewood Forest in the UK is where Tolkien was inspired to write Lord of the Rings and so the perfect location for shooting concepts of wonder and exploration.

How technology enables Al Bello to shoot outside the box and embrace mistakes

“I wanted to go out there and try something I’ve never done before.” Getty Images Sport photographer Al Bello has shot nearly every major sporting event and has the highest quality equipment at his disposal. But on a recent shoot at the Park Hill Boxing Club with light heavyweight boxer Marcus Browne, he decided to […]

How to get ad-ready football images that look like the real thing

Lots of brands need real-looking football shots to use in their ads. There’s only one problem: These images are insanely hard to get. The solution? Rent a stadium, custom-design uniforms, hire some former players and play ball. See how it turned out:   See all the football images from the shoot by Getty Images Prestige […]

On a shoot with fashion blogger Chiara Ferragni

Go behind the scenes on a shoot with photographer Timur Emek and Italian fashion blogger, Chiara Ferragni.

From Tokyo to Dubai, our photography workshop sparks fresh local imagery

Inspired by the desire to cultivate and develop our artists, we created the ultimate photography workshop: iStockalypse. Several times a year, our Getty Images creative and art directors gather our contributors from across the international iStock community for a week of learning and collaboration. Each event takes place in a different location – with Tokyo […]

Wild Tales: Photographer captures the adventurer’s spirit through the eye of a hurricane

Lifestyle photographer Brook Pifer focuses on catching moments brimming with life, with an energy that radiates through her imagery. Here she describes a wild weekend with a pair of adventurers in the truest sense of the word.

In Brazil, feeling love: A photographer’s journey from NYC to Rio

Photojournalist Mario Tama on his journey to Brazil and the joy and spirit captured through his camera

Filmmaker uses ‘spy animals’ to get closer to tigers, dolphins and polar bears

“She came right up, sat down and lay down next to it and all her little cubs came running over. And within no time at all, they were lined up suckling in front of her. And I had the most incredible view I’ve ever seen of a lion.”

Entertainment photographer Larry Busacca in the portrait studio at the Sundance Film Festival

Behind the scenes at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival portrait studio with Getty Images Chief Entertainment Photographer Larry Busacca

Top photographers, iconic celebrities, 5 amazing stories

The photographers behind portraits of some of the world’s most famous film stars tell us the story behind the image.

What I learned from a Getty Images photographer

Find out what 20 year old aspiring photographer Martin Dan Olsen learned from working with Gareth Cattermole at the MTV Europe Music Awards 2014.

Meet the crew who captured the BFI London Film Festival

We hear from the photographers, videographers, picture editors and reporters working at the BFI London Film Festival and get an insight into the challenges of their work.