Ingram Releases “Ultimate Trade & Objects” Disc

Posted on 11/8/2011 by Jim Pickerell | Printable Version | Comments (0)

Ingram Image has created a new DVD collection ‘Ultimate Trades & Objects’ - a comprehensive library of over 1300 white background photos and layered EPS vectors. The 2-volume set was conceived as an alternative to the dated ‘occupations’ images currently available.

Volume One contains 300 images depicting trades and occupations. Ingram identified a lack of accurately detailed, contemporary images in this area and working with London based photographer Alexander Steiner and professional illustrator Michael Travers produced a collection of genuinely stylish images.

Louis Ingram, CEO of Ingram Image added “For years our clients have pushed us to offer up-to-date trades and business images. We’ve found them impossible to source so we felt it important to get involved in the image making process ourselves. Our Senior Picture Editor art directed and supervised the casting and prop selection process. He was also in regular communication with Michael as the vector illustrations were produced.”

Ultimate Trades & Objects Volume 2 is a unique collection of just over 1000 of the best ‘photo objects’ from Ingram’s royalty free library. The diverse selection of designer friendly images includes a surprised black cat, a burnt piece of toast and a house of playing cards!

Both volumes are now available at and all 1300 images can be viewed at Ultimate Trades & Objects.

Copyright © 2011 Jim Pickerell. The above article may not be copied, reproduced, excerpted or distributed in any manner without written permission from the author. All requests should be submitted to Selling Stock at 10319 Westlake Drive, Suite 162, Bethesda, MD 20817, phone 301-461-7627, e-mail: wvz@fpcubgbf.pbz

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