Fotolia Acquires Clients of Microstock Agency Polylooks

By Fotolia, PRNE
Tuesday, November 30, 2010

Polylooks Ceases Operations and Transitions Customers to Europe's Leading Microstock Agency

NEW YORK and BERLIN, December 1, 2010 - In the wake of Deutsche Telekom's decision to shutdown their online
microstock photo agency Polylooks, Europe's leading microstock agency Fotolia
is offering clients of Polylooks a way to seamlessly transition their
accounts. From December 1st to 15th, all active clients of Polylooks can
convert their accounts, including all credits, into a Fotolia account. This
partnership agreement was made in consideration of Polylooks' decision to
discontinue their services as of December 31st, 2010.

Commencing January 1st, 2011, visitors of the Polylooks website will be
redirected to Image buyers have the opportunity to switch their
accounts in a smooth and straightforward fashion from Polylooks to Fotolia,
to transfer their credits without any loss or charge, and to continue image
buying without interruption. As clients of Fotolia, they will be able to
access over 11 million royalty free photos, vectors and videos.

"We want our clients to enjoy the best possible continuity and quality
when buying images - even after we discontinue our service. That is why we're
recommending Fotolia", says Norbert Weber, head of Polylooks.

"We are very excited to offer this to the Polylooks community" adds Oleg
Tscheltzoff, CEO, Fotolia LLC. "Not only does it strengthen our position as
the leading stock photography marketplace in Europe, but we are convinced
that all new clients will be thrilled by our service and our unparalleled
selection of high quality images and videos."

About Fotolia

Over 2 million people prefer Fotolia, LLC for affordable, royalty-free
images, graphics and HD videos. With the introduction of the Infinite
Collection, Fotolia became the first worldwide microstock organization to
offer both crowd-sourced and professional images on one site. Founded in New
York City
in 2004, Fotolia spans the globe with websites in 11 languages and
offices in 13 countries. With over 10,000,000 images to choose from, find it
on Fotolia.

    Media Contact:

    Daniela Reissmann
    Director of Operations
    UK and Europe
    Fotolia, LLC
    Direct: 020.8816-7284

Media Contact: Daniela Reissmann, Director of Operations, UK and Europe, Fotolia, LLC, Direct: +44(0)20-8816-7284, Daniela at

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