Search for content, post, videos – Founded and Edited by Will Carleton (PAN) is run by photo licensing industry consultant Will Carleton. The site reports stock and editorial photo industry news daily. The site is read by photo agency and photo library owners and staff, photo editors and creative photo buyers, editorial and stock photographers and photo researchers. Here’s what some of them say about the site. is Media Partner to:
• UK Picture Editors’ Guild Awards from 2010 – ongoing
• Photojournalism Hub 2019 – ongoing
• Fotofringe 2011 – 2018


Photo Archive News started as a weekly fax news service in 1998 and went online in May 2001.
Read by picture editors, art directors, picture researchers, photographers, photo agencies owners and staff and the stock photography industry worldwide, the site includes regular News, Jobs, Listings and Interviews with leading picture library personalities, picture researchers, picture editors and photographers.

My day also involves reporting the latest photo licensing industry news, consultancy work for commercial and private photo collections …and locating hard to find photo copyrights at my Press Photo History project.

Will Carleton.

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Other sites by Will: About The Image |  The Press Photo History Project

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Will Carleton | | +44 (0)7802437827 1998 – 2019

above Will photo © George Carleton