May 3, 2013: Amsterdam Photo Club is proud to announce taking on the official role as community leader for stock photography giant, Shutterstock. After meetings with Shutterstock’s chief of staff Tracy Kim, and the company’s CEO Jon Oringer, Amsterdam Photo Club was chosen from a list of candidates for helping the company with its community outreach. Amsterdam Photo Club will be producing a series of events to help guide existing- and new Shutterstock contributors through its strict submission process.
About Shutterstock, Inc.
Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE: SSTK), directly and through its group subsidiaries, is a leading global provider of high-quality licensed photographs, vectors, illustrations, videos and music to businesses, marketing agencies and media organizations around the world. Working with its growing community of over 450,000 contributors, Shutterstock adds hundreds of thousands of images each week, and currently has more than 200 million images and more than 10 million video clips available.
Headquartered in New York City, Shutterstock has offices around the world and customers in more than 150 countries. The company also owns Bigstock, a value-oriented stock media agency; Shutterstock Custom, a custom content creation platform; Offset, a high-end image collection; PremiumBeat a curated royalty-free music library; and Rex Features, a premier source of editorial images for the world’s media.
About Amsterdam Photo Club
Amsterdam Photo Club is a leading photography community and foundation, providing photography educational events in Amsterdam. Working with an international team of event organisers, volunteers, partners and a rapidly growing community, the Amsterdam Photo Club operates in multiple venues around the city center offering: photography courses, specialised workshops, portfolio reviews, lectures by experienced photographers, excursions, exhibitions, competitions and photowalks.