Shutterstock Acquires Backgrid Superstar Information Community

Acquisition Expands the Attain of Unique, Excessive High quality Candid Leisure Information and Archival Content material from the World’s High Photographers

NEW YORK, Feb. 1, 2024 /PRNewswire/ — Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE: SSTK), a leading global creative platform connecting brands and businesses to high-quality content, today announced the acquisition of Backgrid, a global premier destination for celebrity news, known for supplying top media organizations with real-time content from the world’s top photographers for more than three decades. Through this acquisition, Shutterstock will expand its archive with an additional 30 million+ images and videos across celebrity, red carpet and live events, and add more than 1,400 contributors to its already industry-leading global photographer network.