|NEWSLETTER - MARCH 2004|
|We are now developing 'satellite' sites for specialist collections within Photographers Direct. This allows photographers to have their own searchable archives online at a low cost and also include the same images in the main Photographers Direct website. Two trial sites are up and running and more are on the way:
World Religions Photo Library
Paul Glendell, Photographer
Photographers Direct - Fair Trade Photography.
|Specializing in high quality Travel Photography, Charles Meacham has the images you need to make your publication stand out. If you need a photographer for an assignment he has over 10 years of travel experience in over 50 countries. Why send someone on their first trip? Shooting at home and shooting on the road are a totally different experience. The road is his home.
He is the First Place Winner of National Geographic Traveller's 15th Annual Photo Contest and has been featured by Agfa Film and Outdoor Photography Magazine.
High Resolution Images are available for next day delivery. Please check out his website for further examples of his work or ask for specific images.
|Dawn's Images Nature Photography. Award-winning Canadian photographer Don Johnston is based in Northern Ontario. His extensive file includes stunning wildlife, plant, landscape and photo-impressionist images from locales as near as his backyard and as far as BC and western USA. His website has been recently revamped to include a searchable database of over 800 images, which is constantly growing. The website now features a ‘Recent Work' link where images from New England in the autumn (2003) and British Columbia in the winter (2004) will soon be posted. Don is available for natural light assignments; his stock images are available to editorial, corporate and décor clients, either on-line or by phone or fax.
Dawn's Images Nature Photography
Tel: 1 705 692 3901
Fax: 1 705 692 7674
|Fred R. Hight specializes in location photography, capturing a destination's color and mood. One of his current assignments is shooting transportation images for Planning Magazine. Fred's article and photography about vintage train rides was the feature for the Houston Chronicle's "Texas" magazine in January 2004. Other stories and photos appear in national daily newpapers such as the Dallas Morning News, the New Orleans Times-Picayune and the Memphis Commercial Appeal, as well as magazines like Texas Highways and ICON.
Fred's photography is currently on display at the Wildwood Art Gallery in Denison, Texas and he will be a feature artist at the Edom Art Festival in May.
New Hights Photography
|Ric Frazier is based in Los Angeles, CA. He specializes in shooting people and product underwater for advertising and editorial. Some of his clients include GlaxoSmithKline, Allergan, URB, Outside, Guidant Corporation, ESPN, Syncros Bicycles, BodyGlove, Shape, Sport Illustrated for Kids.
This aquaman's approach to photography is fresh and edgy with a clean underwater look. Examples of his work can be seen at frazierproductions.com
|Middle East based photographer Bill Lyons has been providing corporate and editorial clients world-class images for more than thirty years. File images include a wide range of subjects from travel throughout the area and further afield. Please have a look at our website for further information.
Bill will be traveling to Saudi Arabia in the second half of March and would be happy to take on further assignments during his stay.
Bill Lyons Photography
Tel: 962 6 464 1559
Fax: 962 6 464 1559
|Thaddeus B Kubis will be traveling to Germany for 2 weeks begining on May 3rd. In addition he will on assignment in Tuscany from June 19 to July 1st.
Thaddeus B Kubis
Thaddeus B Kubis Photography
Tel: 917 597 1891
Fax: 212 505 9399
|Mikael Karlsson and Arresting Images, Inc. offer in depth, real-life coverage of police, prisons, forensics, gangs, crime, SWAT, courts and related topics. Over 15,000 images on file with new images added continously.
Search their site for the images you need or have them search for you, free of charge. Submit photo needs lists to email@example.com
With great contacts in the fields of law enforcement and prisons, fresh images are made to order daily!
|Caradonna Caribbean Tours Announces Discover Puerto Rico Photo and Nature Expedition from May 8 - 15, 2004.
This newly announced all inclusive package priced from $1448 per person, double occupancy includes 7 nights accommodations at the Copamarina Beach Resort, three meals daily, unlimited juices, soft drinks and alcoholic beverages, daily photo excursions and adventures including hikes and photo sessions in the Guanica Dry Forest, guided mangrove tours with snorkel and diving optional, plus 5 days of 2- tank boat diving with a bonus night dive! The non-diver package rate of $1148 includes snorkeling.
Join Professional Nature and Wildlife Photographers Georgienne Bradley and Jay Ireland on assignment for a week-long expedition of sightseeing and nature exploration. As their guests, you will be privately escorted and granted special access exclusive to the Bradley Ireland group.
Photographers, nature and history buffs, snorkeling novices and expert divers will come together in this week long event to share and enrich each other's experience on the lands and waters that were once conquered by the Spanish Conquistadors and pirate vessels.
For more informartion regarding this wonderful oppurtunity please call Marin at: 310-458-1020
Bradley Ireland Productions
Tel: 310 458 1020
|Eagle Stock Images specializes in Bald Eagle photography. All eagle images are shot in the wilds of Alaska. They also feature many other wildlife species from America (especially Alaska) and Australia. Very selective editing, only the best survive.
Eagle Stock Images
|The Philippine Central Cordillera and Ilocos regions, along with the Philippine's Baroque churches, are places of exceptional beauty rich in culture and history. They were named UNESCO World Heritage Sites in 1995, 1999 and 1993, respectively.
Henry Westheim recently returned from a 3-week tour of this region with images highlighting its beauty and culture, covering 2000 year old rice terraces, the city of Vigan, the most perfectly preserved Spanish colonial town in Asia, 16th century churches and of course some R & R from some of the world's finest and most beautiful beaches.
Based in Asia, Henry Westheim Photography (HWP) specializes in images from Asia, and of Asians, including lifestyle, medical, tourist destinations, architecture, religion, and 'off the beaten' track travel. Stock and assignment.
Henry Westheim Photography
|Looking for Fishing or Hunting images? David J. Sams is one of the most prolific outdoor sports photographers in the world. His library of hunting and fishing and outdoor sports images encompasses over 100,000+ images. His images are published monthly in most major outdoor publications and he is a contributing photographer for Field & Stream magazine. Although the library is rights managed, he has produced four royalty-free CD-Roms to meet his clients' demands. He also has a large file of childrens lifestyle through age 10. Sams is currently working on his second coffee table book about the Gulf of Mexico. This book will focus on the Red Drum, a fish that is highly sought after by sport fishermen. You can view his work at davidjsams.com or see some of his images on photographersdirect.com.
DAVIDJSAMS.COM/Texas Inprint Photography Inc.
|Juliette Mills is a freelance photographer and writer specialising in wildlife & travel, with a passion for the conservation of endangered species and habitats as well as pure travel. British born and based, Juliette also speaks fluent French, Spanish and Portuguese and is availabe for written and photographic assignnments world-wide. Images of wildlife and beautiful places are available for sale via her website. Please visit monkeyfeatures.com
Tel: 01803 322502
|Images of Africa
· Over 40 000 unique African images
· User-friendly website
· Very competitive rates
· Efficient and friendly service
· Representing over 20 top South African photographers
· In-house photographer available to set up shoots
Concept, Wildlife, Extreme Sports, Flora/Flowers/Gardening, Home/Hobby/DIY, Food and Drink, People and Culture, Travel and Locations, Tribal, Marine, News, Social Issues, Entertainment, Celebrities.
Images of Africa
Tel: + 27 (021) 462 4360
Fax: +27 (021) 462 4375
|Photosphere.com is a supplier of premium royalty free stock images since 1994. The Photosphere library contains lifestyle, business, travel, nature and background images.
Photosphere is tightly edited library with a wide range of images. We have a strong travel library of Australia, Japan, China, and Europe. We also have thousands of model released images of couples, families and children.
Images are available for immediate download in three file sizes, and we have 30 CD collections which can be shipped for next day delivery. Subscribe to our newsletter and receive a discount code that provides you with discounts on every purchase over $100.00.
|Bob Pardue is a freelance photographer located in Charlotte, NC.
Bob has just returned from a trip to the Southwestern U.S. and also features photos from NC, SC, Georgia & Florida. You can find examples of Bob's digital imaging and lifestyle photos including business, teen issues and medical drama on his website. Bob is also available for assignments throughout the Southeastern U.S. Your requested images can be shot for you on speculation if photos fall within Bob's ongoing stock projects.
Please take a look at the link below & email any ideas or questions.
Bob Pardue Photography
|Janet Little specializes in nature and landscape photography, working in digital and 35mm. She will soon be heading to southern Utah to photograph the Escalante/Grand Staircase National Monument, Bryce Canyon, Capitol Reef, and surrounding areas. Best Friends Animal Shelter, in Kanab, Utah, one of the nation's largest no-kill animal refuges, is also on the agenda.
janet little design & photography
|Abraham Menashe's 5,000 image photo library includes a comprehensive collection on AUTISTIC CHILDREN, along with other hard to-find topics. The library is keyword searchable, offering model released real people.
www.Humanistic-Photography.Com also houses a gallery of fine-art photography.
|Laura Jean Zito will be leading a trip to Costa Rica later this month to teach "how to see" with Andrews-Dunn Walker, an expedition company. She has work this month in the 2004 Bethesda International Competition at the Fraser Gallery, curated by William F. Stapp of the National Portrait Gallery, and in Photowork '04, at the Barrett Art Center, N.Y., curated by Jennifer Blessing of the Guggenheim Museum.
Laura Jean Zito
Laura Jean Zito Photography
Tel: 215 879 4696
|Link Picture Library have arranged an exhibition 'If By Chance' by Alan Gignoux which starts at the Riverside Studios 7th April until 9th May Free entry Open from 12.00 noon until 10.30pm Crisp Road Hammersmith London W6 8NH.
Gignoux's work documents all of South Africa, from such diverse areas such as the Transkei, Cape Town and Johannesburg. Predominantly using Black & White, he tenaciously reveals the other side not written about in the media.
Peter Bennett, Africa specialist, is travelling to South Africa during April and May and has spare capacity for additional assignments.
Dariusz Klemens, India specialist, has just returned from working in Bollywood and has excellent material available.
Luke Duggleby, recently returned from China, has features of the Salt Pans, Mushroom Harvest and Bhutanese refugees.
Link Picture Library
Tel: + 44 20 381 2433
Fax: 020 7385 6244
|Travel and people photographer and writer Victor Englebert has made a specialty of traveling off the tourist map, often far enough to have to get to his destinations riding camels or horses or walking with porters or pack donkeys and llamas. He has photographed over 30 tribal people in three continents.
National Geographic published his stories nine times, and his 17 photo books include award-winning Wind, Sand and Silence: Travels with Africa's Last Nomads and Aborigines of the Rain Forest: the Yanomami. He recently won one of three grand prizes from the North American Travel Journalists Association for his article on Peru's Q'ero Indians.
He is however planning a much tamer trip this time. If you need new pictures of Panama, please let him know. That's where he will be heading in the next three to four weeks.
Englebert Photography LLC
Tel: 1 610 965 0553
Fax: 1 610 965 0531
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