I was at home working, staring at my laptop screen during the Easter holiday when I saw that outdoor company The North Face had launched a global petition to make Earth Day (April 22) an officially recognized holiday. Earth Day has been celebrated unofficially since the 1970s in North America. Earth Day was created by Gaylor Nelson, governor of Wisconsin (1958-1962) and U.S. Senator (1963-1981)...
Join us at Toronto’s Comedy Hack Day!
We are excited to be one of the sponsors of this year’s Comedy Hack Day in Toronto!
Comedy Hack Day is an annual hackathon that pairs developers and designers with comedians to build hilarious tech products in a single day. Once they’re done, every team demos their creation on stage to a panel of judges and a live audience in a full-fledged comedy show!
Happy holidays from all of us at TinEye!
Our TinEye annual card writing party is always a reminder that we are approaching the year end. This year’s party saw us write over 500 cards to our friends and loved ones in one evening. Our annual card writing party is usually the spark that starts everyone in our office on their annual card writing adventures.
Where can I find copyright-free images?
Of course, no image is copyright-free! Every image has a copyright by its photographer!
But today, continuing our blog series on some of our users questions, which we started with finding the copyright owner of an image, we are going to focus on providing guidance in finding images that are free to use.
Holiday hours & our best wishes for 2016!
We hope you are enjoying spending time with your family, friends and pets as much as we are! And as such our offices are closed from December 24th to January 1st, 2016. Not to worry, we are monitoring your emails and will respond to any urgent issue or support email we receive. Our regular office hours resume on Monday January 4th, 2016. We wish you an awesome holiday season and an incredible...
Beijing and sport in photos
If, like me, you missed the Opening Ceremonies of the Olympics, fear not. The Big Picture has a stunning selection of images that almost transport you there. There are some fantastic images of the ceremonies on flickr too. For more celebration of sports photography head over to The Digital Journalist and the Walter Iooss Jr. gallery. Iooss is regarded as one of the finest sports photographers of...
Celebrity photograph record: $14 million
Publication rights to photographs of Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt‘s newborn twins sold to People and Hello! magazines for the reported sum of $14 million.
The Worldwide Photo Walk
On Saturday, August 23rd join organizers Scott Kelby and Matt Kloskowski and folks from around the world in a two hour walk and photo-taking experience. The photo walk is a free social photography event in celebration of the launch of Kelby’s newly updated Lightroom book and is open to photographers of all skill levels. All they ask is that you sign up in advance as space is limited. See...
Eastman House Images Join Flickr’s “The Commons”
Delightful! The folks over at Flickr just announced that the George Eastman House has joined The Commons with three initial sets of images including the Chusseau-Flaviens collection, Southworth & Hawes and Autochromes.
Getting The Big Picture
If you’re not acquainted with “The Big Picture” from the Boston Globe, I highly recommend you stop by and say hello. Plan to stay a while, the images are stunning, the stories compelling.