Corbis Celebrates Athletes

Celebrity photographer Jason Joyce creates unique science fiction look Dusseldorf (29 July 2008) Corbis, a leading visual media provider for the creative industry, today announced the inclusion of futuristic sports pictures in his collection. In addition to pictures of the acclaimed photographer Jason Joyce, also photos of legendary athlete and well-known sports figures of our time, as well as action shots of famous sports events on the sports micro site of Corbis are to find sports. The new pictures of Joyce show born, swimmers, bow shooters, weight heberinnen, footballers and other athletes in concept-based, futuristic settings. The images were carefully retouched to give them a clear, dynamic and surreal look. Concept and Storyboard for the shooting in London were developed by Corbis Art Director Martin Yates and managed. Joyce caused by Setup and lighting that the images were processed by the postproduction team. In recent months, actress has been very successful.

The retouching took on Corbis, and created a 3D designer using state of the art 3D-Imaging-Software the backgrounds. Our research teams notice again and again, that there is a great demand for images of women in sport, and this new collection unique and fascinating way celebrates athletes on absolute”, so Martin Yates, Art Director, Corbis. The atmosphere of the shootings is reminiscent of science fiction films like Aeon Flux and puts us in a different time and the world.” Jason Joyce lives and works in London. He began his career as a fashion photographer and later went to celebrity portraits. His work was published in renowned publications such as Esquire, Harper’s Bazaar, interview and Q. Recently it has promotional campaigns for the British advertising agencies mother and McCann Erickson photographed. The Beijing Games are imminent and because we wanted to create something very new and different, that attracts creative, who are looking for an alternative vision”, so Joyce.

I’m really proud of this work and that, as she breaks up preconceptions about beauty and sports.” About Corbis Corbis is a leading international company in the field of digital media, which offers a wide variety of award-winning contemporary, historical and entertainment photos, as well as a comprehensive range of illustrations and footage. Corbis images are used every day around the globe in advertising, the media and corporate communications. Corbis is headquartered in Seattle and has 15 offices in North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia, providing services to customers in more than 50 countries around the world.