New Sources For Video Footage

Posted on 3/15/2011 by Jim Pickerell | Printable Version | Comments (0)

Two companies have announced new video offerings. age fotostock is promoting its THP Photo & Video Services (Technological Hosting Platform) that consolidates imagery from many suppliers and hosts it for distributors around the world. The THP has been hosting still images for over 10 years and has more than 13 million high resolution image files in its collection. The company now hosts close to 100,000 video clips in addition to the still images.

During 2010 the THP uploaded 3.2 million new professionally edited images belonging to close to 200 different brands, 60 of which are new on the THP. That number also includes the carefully edited work of over 1,000 selected, age fotostock photographers that enrich the collections of age fotostock (Rights Managed), Pixtal (Royalty Free) and easyFotostock (Low Budget Royalty Free).easyFotostoc

Stock Footage Online ( has launched a new site with links to 80 leading stock footage specialist libraries. Currently, visitor figures for this site are headed toward 100,000 per month. The Publishing Factory, Stock Footage Online's parent company, has a database to over 80,000 professional buyers. The company plans to send each of these buyers updated industry information on a regular basis in a monthly newsletter.

Robert Prior, CEO of The Publishing Factory may be contacted at  0207 243 8453 / +1 646 419 4032 or cevbe@perngvirpvglbayvar.pbz. Contact information for age fotostock can be found here.

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

Jim Pickerell is founder of, an online newsletter that publishes daily. He is also available for personal telephone consultations on pricing and other matters related to stock photography. He occasionally acts as an expert witness on matters related to stock photography. For his current curriculum vitae go to:  


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