As World Cup excitement builds, image buyers around the globe are hungry for soccer-themed imagery. With three images licensed every second by customers in over 150 countries, Shutterstock is able to see which images are trending where, as the whole world goes soccer-crazy.
new soccer images added
to Shutterstock in the past year.
(That’s 148 new images per day.)
Our collection of soccer clips grew by 92% in the year leading up to the World Cup, with contributors submitting footage from around the globe.
The number of soccer image downloads has been growing rapidly over the past year, with total downloads growing 91% from 2013 to 2014. Here’s how the World Cup influenced the number of soccer downloads during the last year.
The average number of soccer images downloaded by each customer who was licensing soccer-related imagery in Brazil, Mexico and more during the last year. (Yep, you read that Brazil number correctly.)