LOS ANGELES, Feb. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Getty Images, a world leader in visual communications, has today announced a renewed partnership with The British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles (BAFTA Los Angeles), that sees Getty Images become the official photographer for BAFTA Los Angeles for the ninth year.
As the exclusive photographer for BAFTA’s Los Angeles events, Getty Images’ award-winning entertainment photographers will be delivering high quality, unique content including traditional photography, video and social first content from BAFTA LA’s key events including its BAFTA Tea Parties, special screenings, and the British Academy Britannia Awards.
From the day time glamour of the Tea events, to the timeless appeal of the red carpet, through to candid images from backstage at the Awards show, Getty Images will deliver comprehensive coverage straight from the camera to customer computer screens in a matter of minutes.
Building on the partnership this year, Getty Images’ team of content creators will deliver high-end portraits of talent at main events, to be distributed exclusively through gettyimages.com, and provide data driven insights into production best practices.
“BAFTA Los Angeles brings together the very best in talent from both the United States and Great Britain,” said Getty Images Global Vice President of Entertainment, Kirstin Benson. “Getty Images is proud to partner with this stellar organization once again to highlight all for the fantastic work they do within the industry and their continued support of the arts.”
“As visual storytelling experts, we are delighted to work with the experienced content team at Getty Images to help us bring to life our vision, celebrate our heritage, and share images of our events to audiences around the world,” said Chantal Rickards, BAFTA Los Angeles CEO.
Kicking off this partnership, BAFTA Los Angeles held the first Tea for the year on January 5th which was attended by Patricia Clarkson, Emily Blunt, Rachel Brosnahan, Richard Madden, and Regina King among others.
In addition to the partnership with BAFTA Los Angeles, Getty Images content creators, are at every major entertainment event globally, from awards ceremonies to fashion weeks to film festivals, covering over 70,000 entertainment events a year and partnering with major brands on creative content strategy through the company’s end-to-end visual storytelling consultancy, STUDIO.