Most requested in February

Explore the Shot List, our guide to the content that people will be searching for. In February, users will be looking for user-generated content, college life, silly mistakes, and Valentine’s Day imagery. Ideally, your content should include individuals of diverse ethnicities, genders, ages, abilities, and body types, as well as LGBTQ+ and non-binary people. Content with recognizable faces must include model releases, as well as property releases for recognizable locations.

 
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User-Generated Aesthetic

- Brands are crazy for content that looks like it was created by everyday
people—like social media challenges, quirky dances, and other viral activities.
- Capture candid shots of friends and families cooking, relaxing, or enjoying each other's company at home, with natural lighting and limited retouching.
- Create videos and images of people out shopping, dining, or enjoying other public activities.
- Find candid imagery of people embracing, comforting each other, and showing affection.
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Off to College

- We’re looking for images, illustrations, and clips depicting young people preparing for college, such as studying at school or at home, working with tutors, and taking entry exams.
- Show students opening mail or excitedly looking at a computer screen with their parents.
- Portray families packing up their car, unpacking in dorm rooms, or shopping for school supplies.
- Depict young university students hanging out on college campuses or in dorms.
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Accidents Happen

- Life is full of accidents, big and small—but we’re looking on the bright side! Our users want positive images of things going wrong, like an excited puppy sitting next to a torn-up pillow, for instance.
- Showcase images of children making messes, getting into mischief, or with food smeared on their faces.
- Depict people with their arms or legs in casts or bandaged up, with friends and family members signing or drawing on them.
- Show people stranded next to a broken-down car looking relaxed, talking with repair crews, or fixing the problem themselves.
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All the Love

- Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and we’re looking for images showing preparations for a special night.
- Show people shopping for flowers, buying a bottle of wine, picking out a special outfit—or even shopping for engagement rings.
- Capture moments of couples cooking romantic dinners, setting the table, and lighting candles.
- Portray people wrapping presents in red gift paper or other Valentine’s Day packaging.
 

Need inspiration?

Get more ideas for what to focus on by looking back at our Shot List archive.

Property releases are required for any and all original artwork, such as paintings and hand-drawn illustrations.