Shutterstock, the subscription-based stock photo company behind a lot of the generic (or weird) stock photography you see online, is now offering stock music for video producers and the like. [Shutterstock via Mashable] » 5/20/14 12:10pm 5/20/14 12:10pm

Absurd Stock Photos Made The First Silicon Alley Billionaire

Photos of garbage or (fully clothed) people posing with fruit are big business. Stock photo sites, which provide images for news organizations, blogs, corporate campaigns and all manner of low-budget advertising, have been growing for years. And Shutterstock, founded in 2003 by Jonathan Oringer, has expanded from… » 6/30/13 10:35am 6/30/13 10:35am

What's the Weirdest Stock Photo You Can Find?

Here at Gizmodo, we often find ourselves depending on stock photos to illustrate what our time and resources simply wouldn't allow. And by god do these noble stock photographers ever deliver. » 6/04/13 2:04pm 6/04/13 2:04pm

Al Franken Endorsed By Stock Photography

It's always embarrassing for politicians when their supporters turn out to be stock photo models. Except when its done knowingly, like this genius pitch from Senator Al Franken. » 4/06/12 11:00pm 4/06/12 11:00pm