Getty Images, the world leader in visual communications, has announced the digital release of its annual Year In Focus, exclusively on iBooks. Showcasing an expert curation of the most compelling and defining moments of 2015, the digital book offers a stunning show of Getty Images’ most striking content, including 360 degree interactive imagery and captivating video.
In the year to date, Getty Images’ award-winning photographers have covered over 130,000 news, sport and entertainment events around the globe: over 70,000 in entertainment, 30,000 in sport and 30,000 in news, delivering award-winning imagery to news rooms and media publishers around the world. Year in Focus captures the best of the best, showcasing 2015’s most important moments in the global world of news, sport, entertainment and archive anniversaries and obituaries.
Featured are powerful news images from the European migrant crisis, the Paris attacks at the start and end of the year, the Nepal earthquake and the Tianjin chemical plant explosion. Stunning moments from the Cannes Film Festival, global Fashion Weeks and Rugby World Cup are showcased alongside poignant imagery remembering the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Martin Luther King, Jr. addressing the civil rights march in Montgomery, Alabama.
The Getty Images Year In Focus, is available for direct download for iPhone, iPad and Mac products here.