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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 [...]

What is Shutterstock?

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

How do I download Images?

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

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.

Can I get comp Images or Clips?

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

Redownloading Videos

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

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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