Diversity

Promoting equality and respecting diversity help ensure that people are valued whatever their differences. We are providing inspirational stories and coverage from our network of creatives and artists who talk about diversity, equality, and human rights.

We Need More Black Brazilians in Stock Photography

We Need More Black Brazilians in Stock Photography

Despite making up over half the population in Brazil, Black people are rarely represented in advertising. Beatriz Lopes is working to change that.

How to Better Represent Seniors in Stock Photography

How to Better Represent Older People in Stock Photography

There’s so much more to a person’s golden years than sad, sick, or alone. Here’s how one stock agency is working to shift the narrative.

How We Search It: Black Hair

How We Search It: Black Hair

Learn how to search for inclusive images of Black hair, taking important factors like texture and length into account.

Voice of the Artist: How One Brazilian Photographer Approaches Inclusivity

Voice of the Artist: How One Brazilian Photographer Approaches Inclusivity

In this candid interview, photographer Julia Amaral shares her thoughts on the importance of inclusivity in her work.

How We Show It: Yoga

How We Show It: Yoga

Yoga is often marketed as a “new age” trend for the thin, able-bodied, and wealthy. Here’s why that’s wrong.

FREE American Sign Language Clip Art Pack - Download Now!

FREE American Sign Language Clip Art Pack – Download Now!

Encourage inclusivity—and perhaps even learn something new—with this inspiring and educational clip art pack.

Where Does the AAPI Community Fit into the Body Positivity Movement?

Where Do Fat Asian Americans Fit into the Body Positivity Movement?

Body positivity seeps into every culture, void of discrimination. So, where does the AAPI community fit in?

Watch: A Candid Conversation Dealing with Race on Set

Watch: A Candid Conversation Dealing with Race on Set

Executive producer Tanya Jones shares her experiences as a Black woman in a predominately white, male-dominated industry.

Watch: Tips for Showing “Mature Female Friendships”

In this installment, the discussion focuses on the right (and wrong) way to show mature female friendships.

How We Show It: Single Parenting

How We Show It: Single Parenting

Struggling. Exhausted. Alone. The representation of single parents is full of stereotypes. Here’s how to change that.

It Gets Better Collaboration: The Importance of LGBTQ+ Representation

It Gets Better Collaboration: The Importance of LGBTQ+ Representation

Shutterstock challenges LGBTQ+ visual stereotypes to push for better representation of the LGBTQ+ community in advertising and media.

An Interview with Addictive Creative Founder Victor Torres

How One Spanish Creative Agency Thrived in the Pandemic

Pandemic or no pandemic, relevancy is an issue in photography. Photographer Victor Torres discusses how Addictive Creative accomplishes this.