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One-time Flickr rival 500px acquired by the Getty of China, VCG

500px, the photo-sharing site that once proposed to take on Flickr and Getty, has been acquired by Visual China Group (VCG), a strategic investor in 500px via previous financings. A publicly-traded im

Shutterstock adds an image editor to unstock your stock photos

Stock photo site Shutterstock has been around since 2003 but now the stock photo site gotten an 21s century upgrade. The site now has a built in photo editor that lets you create clever graphics on th

Mentors Are The Secret Weapons Of Successful Startups

“I’ve probably revised this investor pitch deck 200 times,” a founder told me recently. She’d met with more than 50 potential investors before closing a seed round last month. This might sound

Shutterstock Acquires Digital Asset Management Service WebDAM, Goes After Enterprise Market

Stock image and video service Shutterstock today announced that it has acquired WebDAM, a provider of web-based digital asset management software. The financial details of the transaction were not dis

Shutterstock Adds 4K Video

Shutterstock, the publicly traded stock photography and video site, has quietly launched support for 4K video. As the company tells us, it has already amassed a catalog of over 11,000 videos that are

Facebook Makes Ads Prettier With Shutterstock Partnership To Offer Free Stock Images In Ad Creator

When ads look bad, Facebook, users, and advertisers all lose. So Facebook today announced a partnership to bake Shutterstock into its ad creator, allowing marketers to select from millions of free sto

Shutterstock Launches Offset, A New Brand For Its Curated Collection Of Licensable Images

The leading online stock photography company <a target="_blank" href="http://www.crunchbase.com/company/shutterstock">Shutterstock</a> launched a <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2013/01/29/shutte

Shutterstock Launches Spectrum, Lets Users Search Through Millions Of Photos By Color

<a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2012/11/05/fresh-on-the-heels-of-an-ipo-shutterstock-launches-an-iphone-app/">Shutterstock is a major hub</a> for designers, photographers, and companies. Not only

Fresh On The Heels Of An IPO, Shutterstock Launches An iPhone App

Shutterstock has just had an incredibly <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2012/10/17/shutterstock-ceo-jon-oringer-on-ipo-success-the-future-of-video/">successful IPO</a>, but that's no reason to re

Shutterstock CEO Jon Oringer On IPO Success, The Future Of Video

Last Thursday <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2012/09/27/the-facebook-effect-shutterstock-prices-ipo-shares-at-13-15-to-raise-54-2m-half-its-originally-intended-115m/">Shutterstock went public</a

The Facebook Effect? Shutterstock Prices IPO Shares At $13-$15 To Raise $54.2M, Half The Original $115M

Online stock photography company <a target="_blank" href="http://www.shutterstock.com">Shutterstock</a>, which filed for an <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2012/05/14/shutterstock-files-for-ipo-p

Stock Photography Service Shutterstock Files For IPO, Plans To Raise Up To $115 Million

The online stock photography service <a href="http://www.shutterstock.com/">Shutterstock</a> filed <a href="http://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/1549346/000104746912005905/a2209364zs-1.htm">its plan

Stock Photography Consolidation: Shutterstock Buys BigStockPhoto

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/09/shutter-215x147.png" width="215" height="147" />More news from the stock photography world this morning, after leader in the field <a href="ht