New York, May 3, 2007 – Digital Railroad, www.digitalrailroad.net the trusted provider of Web-based archiving and marketing services for the professional photography industry, today announced two partnerships with Adbase Inc. and HindSight Ltd. to provide the professional photography community with tools that will streamline their back-office business processes and drive sales of their online image archives. These premium partnerships will further empower Digital Railroad’s membership by providing access to a wealth of creative buyers, and services that manage licensing fees, contacts, and invoicing.
Adbase is the leading mailing list service for creative professionals, providing its subscribers with unlimited access to over 32,000 qualified buyers and over 16,000 companies. Under the new agreement, Digital Railroad members can use ADBASE’s highly-targeted contact lists to get their work in front of thousands of image buyers, so they can increase sales beyond their existing contacts.
“Digital Railroad is a great partner for us, because their members’ unique images meet the needs of thousands of buyers in our database,” said Nelson Nunes, ADBASE President & Co-Founder. “Self-promotion is paramount to success in the professional photography industry and with our partnership; we’re aiming to increase the success of our subscribers.”
HindSight, Ltd. provides professional photographers with affordable image organization and management solutions. Digital Railroad members can now streamline their photo business with HindSight’s licensing fee calculator, contact management, accounting, and marketing tools, helping their business become even more efficient and profitable.
“We are excited to partner with a company like Digital Railroad because they share our long standing goal of providing creative professionals with cutting edge services and software solutions,” said James Cook, President and Founder of HindSight Ltd.
“We are constantly searching for services that will further empower our members and significantly contribute to their business. These partnerships are equipping our community with tools that will significantly increase productivity, so they can spend less time minding the store and concentrate on making great images,” said Evan Nisselson, Digital Railroad CEO and Founder."
Digital Railroad (www.digitalrailroad.net) is the trusted provider of online technology and services for the global community of buyers and sellers of professional photography. Digital Railroad members actively manage images on topics such as sports, news, celebrity, commercial, nature and stock. Digital Railroad's comprehensive suite of online services transforms the way photographers and agencies manage, market and sell images worldwide.
Founded in 1997, ADBASE (www.adbase.com) is the leading mailing list service for creative professionals, providing its subscribers with unlimited online access to a comprehensive database of thousands of creative buyers across North America. With the addition of ADBASE Emailer, subscribers can easily create professional-looking email campaigns and effectively track their response.
HindSight Ltd. (http://HindSightLtd.com) is an independent software company dedicated to developing powerful, yet affordable image and business management solutions for professional photographers and graphic artists since 1985. HindSight's suite of software products provides creative professionals with a choice of modules including StockView, which manages digital assets through its catalogue, browser, metadata handling and licensing management system. HindSight's flagship products, InView and StockView, as well as Photo Price Guide and the METAmachine are in use by successful, professional creative artists in over 40 countries worldwide. HindSight remains dedicated to the development of leading edge software and is vigilant and responsive to the changing needs of today's creative professionals.