We are AKM-GSI, a global premier celebrity news agency. We supply the world's top news outlets with real-time content from the world's top photographers.
We produce newsworthy, trend-setting content from over 60 countries. Our state-of-the-art system gives you access to fresh, relevant material from around the world just minutes after they are conceived.
Every photo and video in our archive goes through a rigorous editing and quality control process. The result is content that is visually stunning, editorially appealing and ready to be published.
Powerhouse agencies Xposure, AKM-GSI and FameFlynet U.S.A. joined forces to create Backgrid, the World's largest celebrity content agency.
Many of our editing staff are former field photographers with years of experience. We know the shot you are going for. Our editing process helps us maximize the value of your work without ever compromising the integrity of your original vision.
Our contributor pool includes over 1,000 photographers from around the world. Our sales reach spans over 60 countries across 5 continents. Each week, we produce over 20,000 high-quality, fully tagged photos and videos. We have the industry's highest sales conversion rate for premium content.
Clients can quickly preview and download photos and videos from our high-performance cloud servers distributed around the world. Access our dedicated client website from any device.
Search, find and buy content easily and quickly | Fast, simultaneous downloads | Create up to 1000 lightboxes | Add photos to any lightbox with drag-and-drop | One-click pricing request for premium content | Get email notifications as new content arrives | Track downloads for you and your staff | Up to 50 user accounts included
Upload photos and videos | Fill in metadata fields while photos are uploading | Multiple videos formats supported: mp4, mov, m4v, ogv, div and flv | Upload from any device | Get real-time status for each set, including who is working on it | Get real-time sales information | Get trending information and metrics for each set.