Shutterstock is a well known provider of high-quality stock photographs and illustrations that are available for creative professionals around the world. So if youâ€™re addicted to beautiful images and have and iPad the next feature is definitely for you. Yesterday, the company released a brand new app for the iPad, which provides a unique search experience and access to a library of more than 16 million stock photos. The app is designed to be a companion to Shuterstock.com
According to the release, Shutterstock designed the app with a single thing in mind â€“ â€œmake the content the interfaceâ€. So youâ€™ll be able to get high-res previews, have curated content categories and even organize and share different lightbox collections via email, Facebook and Twitter. A subscription to Shutterstock isnâ€™t exactly cheap, with a single high resolution image costing between $19 and $ 249 for a 750 high resolution, but the image quality and variety is unbeatable for artists and designers.
The Shutterstock iPad app was created with a desire to produce a better browsing experience. Wyatt Jenkins, VP of product said: â€œBrowsing fοr images should be the mοѕt enjoyable thing creative professionals dο аll day. Every dесіѕіοn wе mаdе wіth Shutterstock for iPad uses a simple rule: make the content the interface ѕο users саn quickly experience more images іn a very tactile way.â€ Shutterstock for iPad is free, and itâ€™s available right now in the App Store. Of course youâ€™ll need a Shutterstock account to truly enjoy all it can provide, but browsing images and sharing them is for free.
Shutterstock for iPad for iPad on the iTunes App Store