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What does royalty-free mean? Is Shutterstock content free?

Shutterstock content is royalty-free but not free of charge. So what is [...]

How do I download Images?

Learn how to begin downloading from Shutterstock’s vast image library.

What is Shutterstock?

Shutterstock is a leading global provider of high-quality licensed images, videos, [...]

How can I contribute my work to Shutterstock?

Shutterstock is always looking for new photographers, illustrators, and [...]

How can I share my image Collection with other people?

Shutterstock makes it easy to share image Collections.

How can I use Collections for images?

Even without a purchase, you can use Shutterstock to search for images, and [...]

How can I see more images from the same artist?

Shutterstock makes it easy to find more images from any artist you love.

Redownloading Videos

There is no limit to the number of times or the timeframe during which you can [...]

Can I get comp Images or Clips?

Need to try out an Image or Clip in your project before making a purchase?

Can Shutterstock curate an Collection of images for me?

If you have a Premier account, image research and image Collection creation services [...]

Why is the content I wanted no longer available?

All of the content on Shutterstock is submitted by artists/contributors who own the [...]

What are the Music file formats, sample rates, and bit rates?

Shutterstock tracks are 16bit (44.1khz or 48khz) WAV files. Comps are 128kbps (44.1 [...]

Which Video size is right for my project?

4K has become the standard for digital television and is quickly becoming the [...]

Music Formats and Compatibility

Shutterstock tracks are 16bit (44.1khz or 48khz) WAV files. Comps are 128kbps (44.1 [...]

How can I display the size of Images in inches or centimeters?

If you see image sizes on the site in inches and prefer centimeters (or vice versa) [...]

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