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Adobe Stock sharpens rules over AI images illustrating real events

Nov 27, 2023
Dunja Djudjic

Over the past year, generative AI has completely transformed how we work and create Sadly, it has led to countless misuses and fake news. After recent cases of using Adobe Stock AI content to spread false information, the platform has announced new policies regarding AI images of real events. The company says the changes are necessary to prevent the misuse of AI-generated images to mislead or deceive people.

Surprise! Adobe Stock creators aren’t thrilled with Adobe’s “ethically sourced” generative AI tool

Jun 21, 2023
Dunja Djudjic

Adobe Firefly arrived in March 2023 and extended to Photoshop and Google Bard shortly after. The company bragged about not using unlicensed photos for training,…

Your AI-generated images are now welcome on Adobe Stock

Dec 5, 2022
Dunja Djudjic

Adobe has announced that Adobe Stock has started accepting AI-generated content. While some stock photo websites are banning this type of imagery due to potential…

Here’s how to download thousands of free photos without Adobe Stock subscription

Nov 19, 2021
Dunja Djudjic

Did you know that you don’t need an Adobe Stock subscription in order to access a bunch of high-quality stock photos? I had no idea,…

Adobe is killing off Fotolia for Adobe Stock

Nov 6, 2018
John Aldred

Stock photography website Fotolia is coming to an end. After Fotolia was acquired by Adobe, Adobe Stock was launched in June 2015, with its core asset…

Autodesk sells popular PIXLR photo editing app to 123RF

May 1, 2017
John Aldred

It feels a little odd to see that Autodesk are actually selling something for a change. Normally they seem to be acquiring companies and software…

What can stock photo searches tell us about perception of women in advertising?

Mar 29, 2017
Dunja Djudjic

In the Women’s History Month, Adobe Stock Team has decided to conduct an interesting study. They wanted to find out how the image of women…

Erik Almas recreates a stolen 1664 painting using only stock photos

Dec 8, 2016
Dunja Djudjic

Recreating a 17th century painting in the 21st century by using only stock photos would be an interesting project under any circumstances. But doing this…

Adobe’s new line of clothing features the worst cliché stock photography ever

Sep 15, 2016
John Aldred

If you ever quite liked the idea of strolling though town wearing a “Happy senior couple piggybacking at the beach” long sleeved t-shirt, well, your time…

Adobe Slaps Creative Professionals In the Face – Launches Re-Branded Microstock Content Leach

Jun 17, 2015
JP Danko

Back when Adobe acquired Fotolia I think most creative professionals were really excited to see what Adobe had in mind for the stock industry. I…