img.ly is a technology provider for cutting edge creative editing solutions. Their flagship product, the PhotoEditor SDK, offers a solution for those who are developing an online service or app and want to incorporate an image editor to enhance their product. (e.g. building a photo book or editing product photos in an online store).
Since img.ly seeks to make design available for everyone, their tool is easy to use, and meant for people who want a quick way to edit and enhance their photos and create high quality output without learning how to use a complicated program such as Photoshop.
The PhotoEditor SDK, which began as a pure web solution with basic image manipulation tools, has been expanded to multiple platforms (e.g. Web, Android, iOS) and now offers a wide array of features. img.ly currently operates exclusively business-to-business and has well over 200 international customers, ranging from startups to fortune 500 companies such as Amazon, HP, Shutterstock and Disney. Since their start in 2015, img.ly as a company has grown with a typical bootstrapping principle, immediately reinvesting their profits into more people, thus expanding their team to 20 members. Currently, the img.ly team consists of developers, designers, sales agents, product managers and marketers. img.ly is currently working on developing new products, such as the app Portrait by img.ly, which was released in 2017, and aims to continue expanding their team and working towards their mission to make expert design accessible to everyone through technology
19 full-time employees
Founded in 2014
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