STEP 1. LICENSES & CONTRACTS

Exclusive Contract

Rights granted

  • The rights granted under this contract are exclusive meaning that the content submitted under this agreement and any content substantially similar to the one submitted cannot be available for licensing and distribution by any other party (other agency) including you.
  • You will be able to use your content and any similars for personal, self-promotional (non-commercial) use. Such permitted uses may not be used to compete with the rights granted to agefotostock under this Agreement or be used to advertise or endorse any product or service other than your work as a photographer.

Benefits

For all image submitted under this contract you will get free keywording and digital retouching. These are valuable services which will save you time and money. Please note that at this time, this service is only available for images. You should always include image captions with all your images. For videos and vectors, keywords and caption must be provided. For more information about keywording and documentation of content, refer to our SUBMISSIONS MANUAL.

Licensing models covered by this contract

This contract covers the licensing of content under the following two licensing models:

  • Rights Managed (our agefotostock RM brand): refers to the licensing of content for a specific usage and for which usage fees are based on the selected usage and other specifics such as period of use, placement, type of use and area of distribution which define the overall scope of use of the content in question.
  • Royalty Free (our Pixtal RF Brand): refers to the licensing of content for use on a substantially unlimited basis, for an unlimited period of time and for a fee not based on usage but on the file size. All content submitted under this licensing model must have all required releases (model and property releases). For more information about releases please refer to LEGAL MATTERS.

Non-Exclusive Contract

Rights granted

The rights granted under this contract are non-exclusive meaning that the content submitted under this agreement can also be licensed and represented by others, including you.

Requirements

Under this contract, you must always send your content (photos, vectors and video clips) retouched, keyworded (with no less than 10 keywords) and with image captions. For more information about keywording and documentation of content refer to our SUBMISSIONS MANUAL.

Licensing models covered by this contract

This contract covers the licensing of content under the following licensing models:

  • Rights Managed (our agefotostock RM brand): refers to the licensing of content for a specific usage and for which usage fees are based on the selected usage and other specifics such as period of use, placement, type of use, that define the overall scope of use of the content in question.
  • Royalty Free (our Pixtal RF Brand): refers to the licensing of content for use on a substantially unlimited basis, for an unlimited period of time and for a fee not based on usage but on the file size. All content submitted under this licensing model must have all required releases (model and property releases). For more information about releases please refer to LEGAL MATTERS.
  • Low Budget Royalty Free (our EasyFotostock Brand): the Royalty Free Licensing of content for a very low fee. All content submitted under this licensing model must have all required releases (model and property releases). For more information about releases please refer to LEGAL MATTERS.

How to become a Contributor

  • Print one copy of any selected contract(s).
  • Fill out and sign the contract(s) and put your initials at the bottom right part of each page.
  • Send us the signed contract(s) along with a photocopy of one id document (passport, national ID, driver’s license, etc) and your email address to the address below. We will return a scanned copy of a fully executed copy of the contract(s) for your records.
  • Please Note: We will not process your content until we receive your signed contract(s).

SUBMISSIONS MANUAL