World leader in visual communications presents the defining moments of 2014 through images and video
2014’s most memorable photographs available to be shared for free via Getty Images Stream app
Getty Images, the world’s leading visual communications company, today announces the publication of its annual Year in Focus, an expert curation of the defining images and videos that encapsulate the global news and events of 2014. This compelling and powerful content is available and free to view here or via Getty Images’ free iOS app Stream.
In the year to date, Getty Images’ award-winning photographers have covered more than 16,000 news events, 28,000 sports events and 50,000 entertainment events, delivering award-winning imagery to news rooms and media publishers around the world. Year in Focus captures the best of the best, showcasing 2014’s most important moments in the global world of news, sport, entertainment and archive anniversaries and obituaries.
Featured are powerful news images from the the Ebola epidemic in Liberia, Air Malaysia’s passenger jet crash, the ongoing conflict in Syria and the Hong Kong protests. Stunning moments from the Cannes Film Festival, Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics and the FIFA World Cup are showcased alongside poignant imagery remembering the life of comedian Robin Williams and the Fall of the Berlin Wall on its 25th anniversary.
View and share 2014’s biggest moments via Getty Images’ iOS app, Stream. Create your own desktop wallpapers and share your favourite 2014 moments on blogs and social media. Play slideshows of the Year in Focus stream on Mac or Apple devices using Apple AirPlay, including Apple TV.
A short video showcasing the images of 2014 can be viewed here. To view the full curation, please click here, where you can also vote for your favourite images of 2014 and share them via social media using #MostMoving and #YearinFocus.