May 10, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE: SSTK), a leading global provider of commercial digital imagery, announced today it has surpassed 1 million licensable video clips in its collection of
royalty-free stock footage
. The collection features a variety of content from
vintage 8mm film
to the latest
, under a simple licensing model and affordable pricing.
"Reaching 1 million clips reflects the tremendous enthusiasm for video content right now," said VP of Content Scott Braut. "Powerful video technology has become more accessible, giving artists the ability to create and consume more content on every platform." Shutterstock's collection enables everyone from enthusiasts to global companies to produce
-quality productions at affordable prices.
To celebrate this milestone, Shutterstock has worked with filmmaker
Andreas von Scheele
to create a
short video made entirely from Shutterstock footage clips
. Having worked on everything from feature films to commercial shorts,
remarked, "Shutterstock's collection breaks through the ceiling of traditional stock footage libraries by offering such an immense variety of authentic and emotional content – the type of footage that works seamlessly alongside engaging and memorable professional work. Access to the collection makes me a better filmmaker."
Shutterstock's video library includes work from leading filmmakers around the world. Recent additions to the collection include
action sports video
from Novus Select, abstract
slow motion clips
from BIWA Studios, and
Shutterstock is a leading global provider of
high-quality licensed photographs
to businesses, marketing agencies and media organizations around the world. Headquartered in
New York City
, Shutterstock works closely with its growing contributor community of photographers, videographers, illustrators and designers to curate a global marketplace for
. Shutterstock adds tens of thousands of rights-cleared images each week, and with more than 25 million files currently available, the Company recently surpassed 300 million image downloads. Shutterstock also owns
, a value-oriented stock media agency.
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