FTP is the only way to upload video clips
Only certain formats, color profiles and dimensions are accepted
We accept documentary and Illustrative editorial content
Content is reviewed daily by experienced professionals
Submitted clips must fit the specified formats
Images featuring recognizable people require a release
If an image contains recognizable individuals, a model release will be required
Image is not in focus or the focal point is not appropriate for the composition.
Image contains visible brand names or logos.
Image contains excessive noise, film grain, compression artifacts and/or [...]
Titles must be descriptive and relevant to the image
Image is underexposed, overexposed, or was shot in unfavorable lighting conditions
Images created on private property will always require a release
Editorial captions need to include factual what, when and where information
A property release may be required for images featuring artwork
How to fill out a property release
Your file may be corrupt or a transfer issue occurred
Image potentially infringes on another party's intellectual property rights.
Scanned artwork and digital composites with illustrations should be tagged as [...]
Guidelines for selecting appropriate tags and categories
Brand names and trademarks cannot be used in metadata for commercial images
Vector submissions cannot containing any raster-based effects or non-vector linked [...]
A property release is required to confirm the rights necessary for commercial use
Reference images must be submitted for content with silhouettes or auto-tracing
Visible foreign text requires translation in the title
Content cannot be licensed due to legal restrictions
Rasters should be compressed at a high resolution
Photographs that contain illustrations or graphics should be submitted as photos
Keywords must be in English
What document should I submit with my illustration
Commercial images and videos require owners and models to sign documents
Submitting subtle variations of the same image is not allowed.
Image was taken at an event that requires press credentials.
A drop down menu offers options for alerting the reviewer
We accept descriptions, keywords, and other metadata as a CSV file
Frame rate conversion can lead to ghosting and duplicate or skipped frames
Best practices and troubleshooting for uploading issues
Pillarboxing and letterboxing are acceptable only for vintage content
We only accept EPS files compatible with version 8 or 10 of Adobe Illustrator
High ISO settings and compression may result in poor quality video
All editorial content must be properly tagged during submission
Images within this submission are nearly identical or have already been approved
Unacceptable framing, cropping or overall image composition.
Image manipulation must be of high quality to be accepted
You may resubmit content under certain circumstances
We accept certain foreign language model and property releases from other agencies
You are allowed to submit content for a second review
A property release is required for non-digital artwork
Keyword spamming is the overuse of repeated words, or the use of irrelevant terms.
Vector preview image must match the vector illustration exactly