Getty Images To Pay $200 Million for MediaVast

Getty Images Inc., a Seattle-based stock photo agency, has agreed to buy MediaVast Inc., a New York-based provider of visual content via such platforms as WireImage, FilmMagic and Contour Photos. The deal is valued at $200 million in cash, and will provide Getty with 8.5 million additional images. MediaVast has raised nearly $20 million in VC funding from firms like Time Warner, Baroda Ventures, QVT Fund and SBE Entertainment. www.mediavast.com