Corbis Selects arabianEye as New Representative in Middle East and North Africa

Corbis Images

SEATTLE and DUBAI January 9

Corbis (, a leading visual media provider for the creative community, today announced that it has selected arabianEye ( as its representative serving the Middle East and North Africa (MENA).

arabianEye is now handling licensing of Corbis’ extensive collection of creative and editorial images and footage  to editorial clients including websites, magazines, newspapers and book publishers as well as commercial clients in advertising agencies, and design and marketing firms.

arabianEye is the leading visual content provider in MENA  for content sourced or shot. The company provides editorial and commercial stock images and footage, with the largest in-house collection of Middle Eastern royalty-free and rights-managed visual media, as well as producing some of the most compelling, unexpected photography and video. arabianEye serves a range of global advertising/marketing agencies, corporations and media publishers and has online presence throughout MENA.

“Corbis is one of the largest and most respected brands in the visual media licensing business with world-class collections featuring exceptional photos, illustration and footage,” said Jesus Blanco, General Manager of arabianEye. “Corbis and arabianEye mutually believe in the importance of relevant content and a creative approach as well as in outstanding customer service.  Corbis and arabianEye share the same focus on delivering customer care and relevant content to the market, which will bring added value for the local needs and to the local players in the MENA region.”

Paul Harraghy, Director Global Channel Sales, Corbis commented: “arabianEye is a forward-looking, dynamic agency that will deliver outstanding value and service to clients seeking Corbis’ exceptional images. This new partnership will help us bring our global offering to creative and publishing clients across the region.”

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About Corbis Images

Corbis Images is a leading visual media provider for advertising, marketing and media professionals, providing a comprehensive selection of stock photography and illustrations. Corbis Images has exceptional creative, documentary, archival, fine art, current events, and entertainment images to help the creative community produce distinctive work for web sites, magazines, newspapers, books, television, and films. Corbis Images serves its global customer base through its renowned Sales & Service teams and its fast, intuitive web site at Corbis has offices in North America, Europe, Asia and Australia that serve more than 50 countries.

About arabianEye

arabianEye is the leading global visual content provider in the MENA region for content sourced or shot.

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Contributor Information

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For more information or images from Corbis, press only:

Dan Perlet

Director, Communications, Corbis

Tel. +44 (0) 20 7644 7418

[email protected]

For more information or images from arabianEye:

Jesus Blanco

General Manager, arabianEye

Tel. +971 (0) 4 3652749

[email protected]

arabianEye Grows to be the Only Full Service (360) Visual Agency in the Region

{23rd January, UAE}

Global visual content provider, arabianEye, has become the only full service visual agency in the MENA region. With its recent appointment by Corbis Images as its MENA region representative, arabianEye now hosts a wealth of creative stills and footage, as well as producing original video and photography content.
arabianEye’s General Manager, Jesus Blanco, commented, “Being the only full visual service agency in the region allows arabianEye to be a step ahead and develop unique roles with suppliers and companies. We want to provide a convenient, reliable and striking experience that reflects the quality of creative work offered through arabianEye. The success of the project can be attributed to the cohesion, dedication and shared vision of the arabianEye team – our unique combination of visual services will be a key enabler in new business opportunities throughout the MENA region.”
arabianEye has evolved both as a small business and an important pillar in the growing visual content community.  The appointment by Corbis, the re-launch of both websites, and follows the appointment of Jesus Blanco, arabianEye’s new general manager, a new office, and a greater emphasis in community engagement through their blog, Facebook and Twitter pages.
About arabianEye
arabianEye is the leading global visual content provider in the MENA region for content sourced or shot. The company’s focus is the distribution and production of both images and videos, and serves a global network of both editorial and commercial clients. and