http://gty.im/525334011 Today marks the annual celebration of apples! Apple Day traditionally falls on October 21st, and is mainly celebrated in the UK. It is a celebration of the hundreds of apple varieties and orchards across the country. This lovely image of some Braeburn apples and autumn leaves really captures [...]
http://gty.im/576674115 It is mid-October, the seasons seemed to have shifted, and autumn is upon us. Here we have a photo of the Tatra Mountain range marking the border of Poland, capturing the beauty of the season. October the 14th marks Teacher's Day in Poland. How would you use this [...]
Caption: A woman appreciates light installations during a media preview of the 9th Singapore Night Festival in Singapore, Aug. 18, 2016. Credit: Xinhua / Alamy Stock Photo We came across this stunning image of the 9th Singapore Night Festival, earlier [...]
http://gty.im/599854185 Happy Word Earth Day! ELT teachers, we’d love to know how would you use an image or topic like this in the classroom! Let us know in the comments section below.
Our Creative Content Pic of the Week is back and what a stunning image it is! We'd love to know how you would use this in your classroom to generate discussion and vocabulary on creativity? http://gty.im/170554010 Caption: At the Edge of Glacier, Iceland. The crystal blue roof of the ice cave has stain with black colour of volcanic ashes.
Caption: Daffodils (Daffodil Narcissus) Credit: © Avico Ltd / Alamy Stock Photo Spring is on it's way and we've been seeing lots of these popping up everywhere. ELT teachers, how are you planning (if you are) to talk about Spring in the classroom?
Meet Lucy our new assistant art buyer, who joined us back in November after graduating from Uni. How are you finding emc so far? So good! Everyone is so nice and friendly and I love being part of a team. I'm finding the job really interesting and I feel like I've learnt so much in the short time I've been here. [...]
http://gty.im/506202617 Young woman with goat in front of local building. Credit: Jeremy Woodhouse
http://gty.im/485678270 'A sculpture by Banksy depicting a killer whale jumping out of a toilet and into a paddling pool, as Banksy's Dismaland Bemusement Park opens to the public, on August 28, 2015 in Weston-Super-Mare, England.' Getty Images Credit: Jim Dyson 485678270
Last week we posted 'The benefits of in-house Creative Content – why picture researchers need designers'. The post looked at the advantages from a picture research point of view of working in the same studio as our designers. Amy, one of our Design Managers, gives her response on why our set-up is beneficial to our design [...]