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What usage is permitted with the Shutterstock Footage license?

Learn the details around how footage can be used.

How can I use editorial content?

Editorial content can not be used for any commercial purpose.

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

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

Why is some content marked "Editorial Use Only?"

Editorial content is not cleared for commercial use.

What is Shutterstock?

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

Single vs. Multi-user accounts

If you currently have a subscription for a single-user, this means only one person [...]

Are licenses transferrable?

You can use Shutterstock content for your clients, but will need a Premier license [...]

What is Shutterstock's Premier license?

This is Shutterstock's strongest license - learn how to make it work for you!

How can I use your content exclusively?

Shutterstock normally offers images and footage through royalty-free licensing. But [...]

What is Shutterstock's Media license?

This is Shutterstock's most customizable license - learn how to make it fit your [...]

Redownloading Videos

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

What is Shutterstock's Premier platform?

Learn more about the features offered by our advanced platform.

How much do video clips cost?

For Single Clips: Pricing for footage clips can be found next to the size of the [...]

What is the Shutterstock API?

The Shutterstock API makes it easy for third parties to tap into our large library [...]

Can Shutterstock curate an Collection of images for me?

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

Alcohol advertisements with Shutterstock content

Shutterstock content can be used for alcohol advertisements if all models [...]

What is a production budget?

Learn about production budgets and how they relate to Shutterstock licensing.

How To Find Stock Content for Teams

Learn how to ensure your whole team has access to content and is legally protected.

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