Work with us

Help move the world with iStock by Getty Images.

Applying to become an iStock contributor is the first step towards getting your photos, illustrations or video clips in front of our global client base of over 1.5 million customers licensing imagery in over 200 countries worldwide – a reach no other company can provide.

Working with iStock

Because we’re the only site that can combine our exclusive global contributor community with Getty Images’ creative trend expertise, we’re uniquely positioned to deliver our customers the absolute best content available from our curated library of millions of premium quality images and videos only available from us.

If you are interested in becoming an Exclusive contributor, you’ll also benefit from our expertise with access to Creative Research Resources including Creative Briefs and Customer Insights. And with multiple contributor events held every year around the world, we provide an opportunity for contributing artists and photographers to collaborate, share knowledge and exchange tricks of the stock photography trade while building valuable relationships and partnerships.

If this sounds like something you’re interested in becoming part of, look through our Work With Us site to learn more about the application process, view inspiring content and – when you’re ready – submit your work for us to review.

Before you submit your application please take note of the following:

1.        You must be the copyright owner of any files you submit.
2.        Submit images that demonstrate your best work.
3.        Submit samples for each file type you are applying for.
4.        File submission specs:
- Photo and illustrations: JPEG files, no larger thans 3GB
- Videos: .MOV files, no larger than 3GB