Stock Options, pioneer of professional stock footage in South Africa, has significantly ramped up its production of local footage, which is available on the company's fully searchable website at Stock Options is currently being integrated into the Great Stock! offering as "Great Motion".

"Our footage is produced by many of the country's finest commercials, corporate and documentary cinematographers, many of them with a string of Emmys, Cannes Lions, and similar heavyweight international awards to their name," says Stock Options motion manager, Erna de Villiers. The company also manages and distributes the SA Tourism motion collection, which is currently being updated with lots of fresh material from around the country.

Stock Options offers extensive international distribution and marketing of its motion content via many of the world's most illustrious names, such as Corbis Motion, BBC and Framepool.

With the world's attention swinging to South Africa ahead of the 2010 FIFA World Cup, the company reports a strong demand for a wide spectrum of high production-value imagery from the region - in addition to the more generic type of imagery that sells well in diverse markets across the globe.

Stock Options invites submissions from cinematographers who feel that their material is of a high creative and technical standard, and who would like to gain the advantage of a close working relationship with a respected local company, with a well-established international distribution and marketing network.

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Source: Great Stock!