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Australian Associated Press’ New Digital Image Website Launches

(PresseBox) (Hamburg, ) AAP Image and Hamburg-based Digital Collections (DC) are pleased to announce the successful launch of the new DC-installed photo portal to the AAP Image website (www.aapimage.com.au).

‘We’re really excited by the launch of the new DC system’, said Kylie O’Reilly, Managing Director of AAP Image. ‘The new system will allow our clients to search our constantly growing database of over 1.3 million pictures faster, more effectively and accurately’.

In addition to enhanced search performance, the new DC system will bring a host of new features such as photo comparison and an integrated administrative and invoicing system.

AAP Image offers a extensive range of photography covering Australian and international news, sport, entertainment, travel and stock photography with over 2,000 new images added to the library on a daily basis.

‘The new DC system provides AAP Image with the ability to further drive the expansion of their image collection and deliver new functionality to users’, said Ole Olsen, CEO of Digital Collections. ‘This is the second major project completed successfully by DC in Australia and we are looking forward to expanding our business in the country’.

About AAP Image: AAP Image, a division of Australian Associated Press (Australia’s national news agency), is the only image library with real-time, direct access to the AAP Newswire. AAP Image enhances AAP’s local, international, finance and sports news by delivering relevant and timely digital photography to the media 24 hours a day. AAP has staff photographers and contributors in each capital city, Papua New Guinea, Indonesia and an affiliated network of regional newspapers providing Australian-focused news and sports coverage. AAP Image also has a diverse selection of royalty-free and creative images.