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A different take on stock image search

One of the designers I work with sent me a link to this new Japanese stock photo site. It is an interesting new take on this old genre that is a grind for anyone in advertising. You view the images in a mosaic format where they slowly scroll up the screen or you can switch to more traditional thumbnail layout. This is the kind of thinking and innovation I wish we would see out of Corbis or GettyOne. Maybe it’s like cell phones where the Japanese get the cool stuff first and we will see it in three years.

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  1. Denman

    September 26, 2008 at 7:52 am

    if your looking for comping material. There is a hack-job site that speeds up flickr for art directors. A few whirls and you’ll see what I mean. http://www.compfight.com

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