Image Professionals

Image Professionals is Germany’s largest picture agency and the world’s leading marketer of food photography. The company unites a large number of internationally leading specialist image agencies on the topics of food, living, beauty, science, medicine & health, gardening and travel as well as other services for professional image users.

The website provides an overview of all areas of the company.
All special picture agencies are characterised by a high-quality, wide-ranging portfolio.

These include in detail:

•  StockFood - The Food Image Agency

•  PhotoCuisine - Creative cuisine from the motherland of haute cuisine

•  living4media - The agency for living and well-being

• - The Beauty of Photography

•  Science Photo Library - The special image agency for medicine & science

•  Friedrich Strauss - The Garden Picture Agency

•  lookphotos - The Stock Photo Agency for Travel, Outdoor & Nature

•  House of Pictures – The Premium Home & Living Agency

The company was originally founded as a food image agency under the name StockFood. After many other special agencies and professional services had been added over the years, StockFood GmbH was renamed Image Professionals GmbH in September 2019.


Managing director

Martin Skultety has been with StockFood for over 20 years and has played a major role in the agency’s evolution from a small, specialist provider into the world market leader in food photography.