• Moneybookers no longer a payment option

    November 26, 2008

    I just logged into Moneybookers to make a payment to one of our contributors and saw this message. Warning IMPORTANT NOTICE We regret to inform you that payments between US customers, and US customers and international customers using the Send Money service are no longer supported. We apologize for any inconvenience caused. We...

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  • Cutcaster Holiday Contest Winners and Runner-ups

    November 24, 2008

    First off, I want to thank everyone who submitted images and vectors for our first Cutcaster Holiday contest. We received a really diverse set of images and vectors and had a hard time narrowing it down to just one winner for the vectors and images. Below are the top three submissions in both file types and the winner. Congrats to all those th...

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  • Cutcaster Holiday Contest

    November 19, 2008

    Our Holiday contest is almost over and wanted to tell you to quickly get in your submission before the deadline on Friday. You have two days to submit your favorite images and vectors for a chance to win the prize. Just upload them and check them off so they are included in the judge's discussion. Good Luck. For more info on the ...

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  • What does Google's partnership with LIFE and Getty mean for you?

    November 19, 2008

    I'm sure most of you have read the news of Google and LIFE announcing that they will make LIFE's vast photo archive available for free public perusal on Google. Sounds very cool but where do you fall in this digital media debate. This deal could be interesting and bad on a few fronts. First, if Google takes care of the archiving, adshare a...

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  • New Cutcaster Search released

    November 11, 2008

    Search and Keywords management have been the name of the game the last 5 months at Cutcaster. What an effort! We have been trickling out updated variations of our search and updating some of your keywords over that time but today we updated a large portion of the search engine which you will notice when you do keyword and advance searches. It...

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  • Ideas for new shoots- What buyers are looking for

    November 11, 2008

    More and more we are hearing that graphic designers, advertisers and publishers are seeing the same images on every single site and they feel they have seen every image out there. We need to shake it up a bit. There are a lot of categories that are not well represented in RF and need to be photographed in a non-cheesy, non-stocky way. I hear...

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  • How I Keyword Images? By a Cutcaster Contributor

    November 10, 2008

    As you know we have been going over some of your files and helping people with their keywording. We still need everyone to go back in and do this themselves. However when I was going through one contributors work, I was pleasantly surprised to see how well he keyworded his images. He was great at adding in singular words and compound phrases t...

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  • Photographers Unite

    November 07, 2008

    More great news out of Getty ;-) Photographers are suing Getty Images over a subscription pricing plan. The group of stock photographers has filed a class-action lawsuit which asserts that by including rights-managed stock images in the Getty Images Premium Access subscription product, Getty violated copyright and broke its contract with rig...

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  • A virtual site walk-through...

    November 06, 2008

    We just made this quick site tour with a cool new (free) screen recording app called Screentoaster. Pretty cool stuff, check it out: Recorded with screentoaster.com...

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  • Three Billion Photos At Flickr

    November 04, 2008

    Today marked a big day at Flickr. Flickr member, Garrett Ryan Smith, uploaded the 3 billionth photo to the site today. They hit 2 billion photos just last year ago. ...

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  • Get out and Vote today

    November 04, 2008

    If you are in the USA, please get out and vote today. I just got back ;-)...

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