For diversified Mediums and Devices including expanding smart device’s scene and market, KYODO NEWS IMAGES is focused on enhancing the distribution system of any kind of visuals to establish our businesses. As KYODO NEWS GROUP’S mission is,
* To provide accurate and impartial news of the world to establish fair-minded public opinion and for growth of social community in healthy way.
* To contribute for enhancement of international cross-fertilisation.
KYODO NEWS IMAGES makes groundwork to success for our business for creating and branding customer value and to build visual distribution of digital network system with you.
PAST & JUST NOW
IMAGELINK” enables to review news and press photos and movies gathered and shot by KYODO NEWS as well as photos and movies provided by contents holders from all over the world in real time and “IMAGELINK” is the speedily-easy-photo-search service which provides thousands and millions historical photographies from mid 19th century ago.
- Archives from the world
- The number of upload
- Over 20 million negative
- International network
with more than
50 content holder
- Japanese historical
since mid 19th century
KYODO NEWS IMAGES provides videos and movies taken by KYODO NEWS newspaper companies and Video production.
Shot videos and movies (in a flexible manner using news gathering bases nationwide, aircraft… etc.) can be used for television programs, news sites, educational purposes… etc.
The videos handled by KYODO NEWS IMAGES cover a wider range of entertainment fields as well as political, economical and social news.
Whatmore, we gather and shoot not only in Japan but also in the surrounding oscean area by using use air, helicopter….etc
We always provide sudden incidents, phenomena, disasters… etc. promptly to you.
Please find the contents with the green tag "image" at the top in IMAGELINK. If you want to see all, please fill in the company name, person in charge name, phone number and address in the inquiry and apply. We will issue your ID and password.
CONTENT MANAGEMENT SYSTEM
You can easily organize and manage your images.
Storing a large number of images and keeping them organized and used effectively was a difficult task.
The material management system IMAGE MANAGER was developed based on years of experience accumulated by Kyodo News.
With IMAGE MANAGER, you can search using any keyword, even if a large amount of material is stored.
You can quickly find and use the material you are looking for.
RIGHTS CLEARANCE AGENCY
To negotiate and clearances of rights for images legally.
If you don’t know the rights holder of the images or it’s difficult for you to obtain the rights holder’s permission, KYODO NEWS IMAGES will properly cover EVERYTHING you need.
To collect and partition usage fee properly arising from Any and All images and/or videos provided by rights holders to respective rights holders.
The way of thinking of photography as an asset.
As dead or Slept stock of any kind of photographies for ages your asset,
KYODO NEWS IMAGES suggests your asset management with unforfeitable value of such asset by our archival skills to find the new market.
The mission of “BEHIND”
As photographers witness so many moments and take such a lot of photos of those moments but there is a very few press photos limitedly posted on news papers, TV, internet mediums,
“BEHIND will open and make much more opportunities to browse such photos to people as many as possible.
“Here is the sight never-seen-before” “Here is the aspect never-seen-before”
Please, wait on anticipation to “BEHIND” at KYODO NEWS IMAGES.
All photos at Gallery site at “BEHIND” are purchased at KYODO NEWS IMAGES’ data-base "IMAGELINK"
Since 1945, Japanese media outlets have been getting their news from Kyodo News, Japan's leading news agency. As essential in Japan as Reuters and AP are abroad, Kyodo News delivers the inside scoop with unprecedented speed, insight, accuracy and impartiality.
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|Company name||Kyodo News Images Inc.|
|Head Office||1-7-2 Higashi Shimbashi,Minato-ku Tokyo JapanShiodome Media Tower Annex 3F|
|President and CEO||Shinji Koba|