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16 Tips for Collaborating with Stylists, Makeup Artists, and Art Directors

These seven talented photographers share how they organize successful collaborative photoshoots. Learn from their best tips on teamwork. Creative collaboration can boost our motivation and productivity. In fact, one recent Stanford study revealed that people who were primed to work together as part of a team enjoyed their assigned tasks more — and performed them […]

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12 Timeless Tips on Taking Editorial Photos that Sell

We asked five experienced editorial photographers for their best behind-the-scenes tips on how to capture powerful, timeless images. Here’s their advice. According to a 2018 survey from Gallup and Knight Foundation, more than eighty percent of Americans believe that the news media is critical and/or important to democracy. Two-thirds of the 19,000 respondents said they […]

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11 Creative Tips for Using Instagram Stories in 2020

Still fresh off that new year creative buzz, we’ve been thinking all things Instagram Stories over here at Shutterstock. In 2020, creating creative Instagram Stories should be a key part to your creative business. Whether you are a photographer, illustrator, videographer, or even a small business owner, creating amazing Instagram Stories can help spread the […]

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Meet the winner of Julia Wimmerlin’s “Humanizing Animals’’ Quest

500px Ambassador, Julia Wimmerlin, challenged the 500px community to capture photos of animals expressing human emotions or showing human-like behavior. The end results were amazing, and let’s be honest, super cute. Read on to learn more about Julia’s selection process and see the winners of this Quest. The Selection Process “I absolutely loved judging this […]

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Rebranding Periods: Designing Menstrual Products for the Instagram Age

Explore how international startups and major brands alike are modernizing period design and de-stigmatizing honest branding for menstrual products. Despite the fact that more than a quarter* of the world’s population experience monthly periods, the quality of menstrual products and the marketing of them has been seriously lacking until very recently. To increase the desirability […]