Location(s):21155 Watertown Rd
Industry:Media (Publishing, Broadcast, Cable)
Fotosearch is a stock photography company, founded in 1998. The company sells royalty-free and rights-managed photography, illustrations, video footage, clip-art, and audio clips. Today, with digital images from over 140 publishers, it is one of the world’s largest distributors of stock photography. The core feature of the site is its search feature which allows users to access it's database of over 20 million images. The site is offered in more than a dozen languages with fully functional search, and the ability to pay in local currency for each site. 24-hour customer support by phone was added in 2005 and is also available for most languages. Images distributed by Fotosearch have been featured in People magazine, the New York Times, and the cover of Newsweek. Stock footage from Fotosearch has been used in PBS's NOVA scienceNOW, DiscoveryHD's "Mars Rising", and National Geographic's "Naked Science: Grand Canyon".