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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?

Learn how Shutterstock's "Editorial Use Only" content can be used.

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's Premier license?

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

Single vs. Multi-user accounts

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

What is Shutterstock?

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

Are licenses transferrable?

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

How do I get a receipt?

All receipts are stored in your account, so you can access and/or print them [...]

How can I use your content exclusively?

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

Redownloading Videos

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

What is Shutterstock's Media license?

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

Can I edit the content I license?

Learn about what kind of edits can be made to various Shutterstock content.

How much do video clips cost?

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

What is Shutterstock's Premier platform?

Learn more about the features offered by our advanced platform.

Can Shutterstock curate an Collection of images for me?

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

What is the Shutterstock API?

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

What is a production budget?

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

Alcohol advertisements with Shutterstock content

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

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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