Our Archival calendar provides a day by day window on the significant events, anniversaries and personalities upcoming in 2012. Pick a month then hover over each day to see its relevant happenings and view archival images hand-picked by our editors.
Use the calendar as a planning tool and see the images behind the story from our 80 million strong archive.
Tom Kelley was one of the leading advertising photographers in Los Angeles for over forty years from the 1940s to the 1980s. His archive, newly acquired by Getty Images, brings a treasure trove of retro stock, bold period fashion and classic product shots into our archival Creative offering. Sun-kissed and glamorous, with its Hawaiian-shirted surfer dudes and luxury interiors, it captures the aspirations and atmosphere of advertising in the Mad Men era.
The photographers from the New York Daily News captured it all, and the crime files are no exception. From mafia and mobsters to crime in a city that has famously had an edge, dig deep to explore the darker side of the Big Apple.
We've just added 5,000 images online from music photographer Michael Putland. Starting in his teens in London, he quickly progressed to working regularly for major music magazines and record labels before founding the Retna photo agency. His enormous 40 year archive covers the biggest names and all points on the musical spectrum - shot with a casual intimacy and access hard to find elsewhere. Here are some of the highlights.