The UN’s challenge: we need to get important COVID19 messaging out far and wide to reach as many people as possible as fast as possible.
When COVID-19 hit, we started to see a new visual language develop.
When connecting in person was not possible, people connected through creativity.
Unsplash traffic has grown over 40% in the last month to 18 billion image views and 100 million image downloads. …
Today, over 1 million images have been contributed on Unsplash.
50,660 images have been contributed in the last month alone.
We feel grateful to be building for the most passionate and creative community we’ve ever been a part of.
If it wasn’t for you, hundreds of millions of creations would not exist.
Problems in the world are solved by creativity. By making quality images accessible, more people can create. When more people create, more progress is made.
So thank you for contributing. Thank you for being part of our community.
Some of you might remember the first ten photos contributed on Unsplash. We thought it was fitting to kickoff the next million images with 10 more.
Today we’re launching a new logo for Unsplash.
We didn’t make a new logo just ’cause. We made a new logo because our current one was no longer doing its job.
A few months ago, we kicked off a new kind of partnership with Timberland.
Timberland came to Unsplash looking to commission imagery with Unsplash contributors for the 45th anniversary global campaign of their iconic yellow boot.
The imagery would be featured across all of Timberland’s channels: stores, print, web, video…
Over last the 5 years, we’ve done 5 rounds of investment for Crew and then Unsplash.
Being based in Canada though, has meant a lot of travel to New York and the San Francisco Bay Area.
These travel costs can be significant, especially in the early stages of building your…
Our world is becoming increasingly visual. Yet, when it comes to the visual expression around sexual subjects, we’re limited to medical diagrams and porn.
The lack of quality, usable imagery around sexual subjects doesn’t make people stop talking about them. It only makes these subjects harder to talk about. Just…
Bedrock’s investment completes our Series A investment round. We have now raised a total of $11M to build a new economic model around photography.
We hit it off with Bedrock before we even met. A few months…