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I have the following screen shot of an image. How can I find the original? I believe it may have come from Getty Images. I'd like to purchase the original version of this, but don't know where to find it.

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The file name may give you a clue. –  Emre Dec 19 '12 at 2:57
    
i had to crop it out of a jpeg. The jpeg was called OPC.PNG (it was renamed so i don't know the oriignal filename) –  John Dec 19 '12 at 3:07
    
Yes, seen similar on istock or dreamstime. Not certain why my spending time looking for it is any better than you spending your time. –  Scott Dec 19 '12 at 8:00
    
Edited to make the question a little more general...we didn't really have a direct question on here that could be answered with "TinEye"! (Apart from graphicdesign.stackexchange.com/q/2315/5489 but I thought that was different enough to not vote to close this as a duplicate) –  Brendan Dec 19 '12 at 15:17
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If you think it came from Getty, send them a message and see if they can dig it up for you. They'll be happy to do a little image research if they know you're going to pay.

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Cool product called TinEye will do this reverse image lookup for you. Results vary depending on the source image, of course, but it could save you a bit of time.

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There's also Google Reverse Image Search (do a normal google image search, then click the camera icon in the input box and upload your image): tineye usually gets more accurate results, but it sometimes finds things TinEye doesn't. Not sure how good either is at parts of a whole image though - in google image reverse, selecting 'Visually similar' may help. –  user568458 Dec 19 '12 at 12:56
    
ooh, google does that too? The things you learn. :) –  Lauren Ipsum Dec 19 '12 at 14:21
    
Both google images and tineye are such useful tools! Thanks a lot guys! –  John Dec 19 '12 at 16:38
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