How do Shutterstock image subscription plans work?

At Shutterstock, we provide access to over 200 million stock images to individuals and businesses. We make it easy for you to find images, music, video clips and everything else you need with our image subscription plans. Each Shutterstock plan is subscription based to ensure that you can always quickly download the things you need, whenever you need them.
With our subscription plans, each image counts as one download no matter what size or format it is in. These plans allow us to offer the absolute best value to our customers.
Individual and Team Plans
Our individual subscription plans are offered in several packages, with discounts for those who pay annually. Month to month plans can be cancelled at any time, while there may be a cancellation fee associated with an annual plan. Customers can also choose one of our prepaid image packs to get images on demand. With image packs, downloads must be made within 365 days of purchase.
Every month you can download the quantity of images you have purchased with no limit on how many you download each day. Note that if you run out of downloads, you’ll need to wait until the next month to download more. Subscriptions renew each calendar month on the date the plan was activated (or the last day of the following month). For example, a plan purchased on July 5 will renew on the 5th of each following month, while a plan purchased on on January 31 will renew on February 28/29.
If you need access for more than one user, we also offer team and enterprise plans that can be purchased annually or on a month to month basis. If you don’t find a plan that works for your needs, we are happy to customize one to help you find the ideal fit.
With subscription plans, it’s important to remember that any unused downloads expire on the date of the plan’s monthly renewal, and do not rollover to the next month. Our plans are set to auto renew so you don’t have to restart each month. 
Tell Your Story With Shutterstock
From vectors to illustrations to basic images, Shutterstock has everything you need to tell your story. Every week we add millions of images to ensure that all our customers can find the perfect stock content for whatever project they are working on. If you want to know more about our subscription plans and how they work, feel free to contact us today.

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