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On our Footage & Video industry news site FootageNews.com this week:
• StormStock founder publishes ‘The Ultimate Severe Weather Safety Guide’ – Book
• Screenocean secures exclusive license deal with Channel 5
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A useful tool here for photo agencies and photographers considering the increasingly popular news-by-drone option. Open source mapping platform Mapbox have started on their latest data map showing no fly zones for drones across the USA.
You can submit no-fly zones to the maps …we expect a few LA based celebs will be creating a zone or two!
Me & You the twice yearly magazine from Mary Evans picture library is distributed free to clients ‘to keep you up to date with all the latest news about the library. It includes topical features and ideas for projects, as well as being entertaining and offering a competition with each issue.’
They say: “The latest issue of Me & You magazine which is a WWI Centenary special is now available. With great features such as “Dogs of War” and “Knitted Comforts and Marrow Jam” it is a must read for anyone interested in the Centenary of the First World War, or history in general. Written in-house by Mary Evans’ knowledgeable picture researchers and Business Development manager Luci Gosling, whose recently published WWI titles include “Great War Britain” and “Knitting for Tommy”, makes this possibly the best issue yet!”
If you haven’t received a printed copy and would like to go on their mailing list, please email [email protected]
The court papers confirming damages paid by Agency France Presse to photographer Daniel Morel are now available on the web
BAPLA are online this week with a new look website and have released details of a one day picture industry event called Focus
Shark Week on Discovery Channel started this week. Nature Picture Library photographer and shark expert Chris Fallows is hosting Shark Week’s lead show, which amongst other spectacular footage looks at the breaching Great white sharks of False Bay in South Africa.
• View the NPL have gallery of Chris and Monique Fallows’ dramatic images
• More about why False Bay is a hotspot for large marine predators Bite Bay feature
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The Advertising Archives in the UK have uploaded a new batch of magazine plates and cover artwork.
‘We love these beautiful vintage story illustrations, showing scenes from quintessential British life as well as some quirkier and more humorous scenarios.’
View and license them here