Here is the information from our supplier Age Fotostock.
age fotostock is a photographic agency that manages image reproduction rights for professional use in the corporate, editorial, advertising and design worlds. The company has offices in Barcelona, Madrid and New York.
age fotostock is one of the most technologically advanced companies in the industry. The agency has a digital photography department that carries out all kinds of digital photographic retouching and image equalization. age fotostock also has a solid IT department that develops, improves and innovates the applications necessary to provide the best possible customer service, as well as the necessary software to compete in the digital image world.
age fotostock manages the reproduction rights of more than a hundred Rights Managed and Royalty Free image collections. This provides clients with millions of images depicting a great variety of themes and styles, assuring that they will always find the image needed.
After many years of activity, age fotostock continues to operate as a Spanish private enterprise but it has managed to gain a strong global presence. The company bases its expansion on its self-reliant generation of resources.
age fotostock and pixtal: age fotostock's own collections
age fotostock produces two collections, one of Rights Managed imagery, age fotostock and one Royalty Free, pixtal. The agency carefully produces and edits the images shot by thousands of photographers worldwide, always looking for the most original themes and perspectives to make sure that they meet the creative and functional needs of clients. Moreover, these images go through the most strict and rigorous post-production process, and if necessary they are digitally retouched to maximize their quality.
The age fotostock and pixtal collections are distributed worldwide through an extensive agency network to more than 70 countries in all continents. The distribution of these images is done through the technological and administrative infrastructure provided by the THP Photo Services. The THP (Technological Hosting Platform) was created and is managed by age fotostock; today it provides integrated image hosting and distribution services to about 50 photography agencies worldwide.
Services: value added
Thanks to a complex IT system, developed and administered in-house, age fotostock can store millions of images and offer to clients one of the largest and most varied photographic collections around the world through one website. A sophisticated image search and indexation system helps clients find, in a easy and extremely fast way, the image desired among the millions available on-line. In addition, age fotostock has storage and administration applications that allow the clients to easily manage their own image selections.
age fotostock not only stands out for its IT competency, but also for its renowned customer service, offering everything from personalized interaction with each client, to tailored and free of charge image search services. Clients using this search service receive a digital selection in low resolution within the same day.