You don’t need to be a subscriber to browse our selection of over 200 million images, and you can even create a collection for your images before you decide on a plan. Once you are ready to download the images, you’ll need to choose a subscription plan that fits your needs before you are able to download. After you set up your plan, there are a few easy ways to download an image.
From an Image Collection
If you are downloading from an image collection, the following steps will help you simplify the process.
Whether you’ve created a collection or are using one of ours, we make it easy to keep track of the images you want to use even before you subscribe with us.
From the Image Detail Page
When you download from the image detail page, follow these steps to do so:
In some cases, when you are downloading a photo, you may have the choice to choose an enhanced license. If you choose to, just check the box. This is a separate transaction/license and won’t use your available downloads.
Have Problems or Questions?
We strive to always be available to all our customers of all sizes. Although some plans come with a dedicated account representative, a Shutterstock customer service agent is always willing to take your call and answer any questions you have about our content, our plans or how to download.
While downloading from our site should be easy, we understand that technical difficulties arise that are often out of your hands. If this happens are you need help with troubleshooting, please feel free to contact us immediately.
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