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If you enter your requests here they will be sent out by email to photographers with relevant collections.
Any that have suitable images will upload them onto an online lightbox for you to view.
We have photographers in more than 130 countries worldwide so we can find just about anything!

Quote: "Your service is great, you did a fantastic job. I presented the images to the client and I'll get back to you as soon as I have an answer from them. You were fast, efficient and accurate, I thank you for your time and interest." Sincerely, Carlos Carvajal
If you want to send a Picture Search request, you need to log in or, if it is your first time, register.

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 Your Contact  Details: Boxes marked with * next to the title are required.
*First Name:   
*Last Name:   
Contact Phone:   
 *Contact Email:     
 Please choose a login name and password to view images on your lightbox:
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 Your Requests:  
Picture Format:  portrait (vertical)   landscape (horizontal)   both
 Editorial or Advertising:  editorial   advertising   
Colour:  colour images ONLY   black & white images ONLY   either   
*Request Title: 
  Please include a title that will give photographers a good general idea of what pictures you need. For example 'African Agriculture' is better than 'Pictures for Schoolbook'.
 * PLEASE INCLUDE AS MUCH DETAIL AS POSSIBLE! For people: gender, age, posed/candid, clothing, modern/traditional. Close-up/distant. Time of day.
 * The more detail you provide the more suitable the images are likely to be.
 * Our photographers are INTERNATIONAL, so please make it clear if you need country-specific images.

 *Budget For Pictures: 
- Please include some idea as to your budget. This will be assumed to be per image unless stated otherwise.
- Many libraries and photographers have minimum fees they will accept and will not receive requests with low fees.
- The higher the fee you offer, the better your chances of finding suitable images.
- Budget quoted is supposed to be an estimate and is not considered binding to either buyer or photographer.
*Currency:  UK pounds   US dollars   EU euros
 For book, magazine or brochure: 
Front Cover: 
   Average amount for front cover usage
on book, magazine or brochure cover.
      Inside 1/4 page: 
   eg for 1/4 page usage
in book, magazine or brochure.
Other Usage: 
 For any other usage (eg. poster, calender, advert, tv, website etc) please quote a per image rate. You can add details in the notes box below.
 Notes on budget: Please include any info available regarding print run, language, territorial/geographical rights etc
Picture Rights:  royalty free images ONLY   NO royalty free images   either   

If you only wish to receive pictures that are absolutely specific to your request
and want no other correspondence from photographers, please tick this box


Photographers Direct  =  Fair Trade Stock Photography

email: admin@photographersdirect.netprivacy policy
phone (picture buyers only): Canada (PST) (1) 778 991 5147
All photographs are copyright protected and cannot be used without permission. The digital images on the Photographers Direct company website are available for licensing direct from the professional photographers who have submitted them. If you are interested in buying a picture license you can submit a 'purchase enquiry' by entering your contact details and either quoting your budget or asking the photographer to send you a quote for the use of their stock photos. Your query will be automatically emailed to the photographer and you will also receive an email with the photographer's contact details so you can contact them direct about their images. If you cannot find a photograph that is suitable for your needs on the website, please try our free online stock photography search service. We have photographic professionals for hire for assignments all over the world, so we have a good chance of finding any picture you need.

Photographers Direct is committed to assisting pro photographers in receiving the best possible commission rates for the licensing of their stock photography images.

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