By Kieron L Jones, on 18 February 2013

The EuroPhoto project aims to digitise historical pictures from the archives of 10 leading European News Agencies and to make them available to Europeana.  Pictures will be free of charge for educational or private use.  Partners include: Agenzia Ansa, Italy; Agence Belga – Agence telegraphique Belge de presse sa Belgium; Berlingske media a/s Denmark; Dpa Deutsche presse agentur gesellschaft mit beschrankter haftung Germany; Magyar tavirati iroda rt Hungary; Expert system s.p.a. Italy; Polska agencja prasowa sa Poland; Lusa – Agencia de noticias de Portugal sa Portugal; Agencia efe s.a. Spain; Stichting Anp Foundation the Netherlands; European Pressphoto Agency b.v. epa the Netherlands.  Available already are many historic images relating to the Cold War, Spanish civil war, and women participating in political movements and campaigns.