Frequently Asked Questions

Use of content is limited to one-time editorial use in one publication, unless otherwise agreed to in writing by Globe Photos, Inc. The license does not confer any ownership or copyright rights to any Content on this website.

All content on this site is protected by the United States Copyright Act and other Laws and is the property of Globe Photos, Inc. and its contributing photographers.

You may use these images in your preliminary layouts and comps. You may save the images on your office computer’s hard drive while you are working on your project. However, once you have decided not to use an image, please delete it. You may not save any of the images on any removable media.

Any Content used should have the credit line as follows: Photographer name/Globe Photos. Inc. © 20__ adjacent to or within the photographs on each use.

No model or other releases exist on any Content unless the existence of any such release is specified in writing by Globe Photos, Inc. User agrees to and hereby indemnifies and holds Globe Photos, Inc. and its contributing photographers harmless, including reasonable legal fees, against any and all claims arising out of the use of any Content where such release has not been provided by Globe Photos, Inc. as well as from all claims arising out of illegal, obscene, threatening, abusive or profane or defamatory use.

The Content of this website is provided on an “as is” basis. Globe Photos, Inc, makes no warranties of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to any implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.

Although Globe Photos, Inc. uses all reasonable efforts to ensure the accuracy of the Content, Globe Photos, Inc. cannot and does not make any representations or warranties as to the accuracy, correctness, or reliability of the Content. Further, Globe Photos, Inc. makes no representations or warranties that this site will be uninterrupted or error-free, or is free of viruses. User agrees to use this website at User’s own risk

Neither Globe Photos, Inc, or its contributing photographers will be responsible or liable to users of this site for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect, or punitive damages that result from the use of this site.

Fees for uses of content shall be those established between the user and Globe Photos, Inc. for similar content use unless otherwise indicated.

Other than the uses set forth above, you may not use these images for any other purposes. Any unauthorized or unapproved use of any of these images constitutes copyright infringement and subjects you to all civil and criminal penalties provided for under United States Copyright Law.

This agreement shall be interpreted in accordance with the laws of the State of Nevada and the parties consent to the jurisdiction of the Courts of Nevada.

By obtaining a user name and password the user has accepted the above terms and conditions.

If you are having technical problems using, please contact us using our contact form, or call 631-661-3131.

First, please make sure that you are logged in to your member account. Unregistered visitors to the site may browse our extensive digital image library, but only those users with an active user ID may view image close-ups and download assets. If you do not have an active account, please Sign Up Now.

If problems still persist, please contact us and we will be happy to help.

Globe Photos Inc. has provided its customers with superior images suitable for professional use and publication. continues this mission. The digital images made available at this site maintain our tradition of high quality, attention to detail, user satisfaction, and are ready for immediate inclusion in your latest project. We are confident that they will meet the most demanding of professional standards, and that you will come to rely upon as a key resource to meet all of your digital imaging needs.

Similar to file sizes, the dimensions of those digital assets available for download at vary substantially from one to another.

As an approximation, full-size images with a portrait orientation frequently measure 1700 pixels in width, and 2100 in height. Landscape assets size roughly at 2200 pixels in width, and 1800 pixels in height. Again, please be aware these figures are guidelines and actual image dimensions may differ substantially

Files sizes vary according to the nature and composition of each individual image.

Generally, most images available for download at fall into a range between 350 and 500 KB. Please remember, however, that this range is a rough approximation intended as a benchmark for users concerned about download times.

All images downloaded from are subject to the copyright and licensing agreement posted on the site. logs each image download and records this information for billing purposes. Digital asset downloads adhere to Globe Photos’ existing pricing structure and plans. Only images actually used and/or published are subject to billing. It is the client’s responsibility to notify Globe Photos, Inc. of all usage.

For specific pricing inquiries, please contact us.

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Yes. If you require custom research or subject matter not currently found on, please contact Globe Photos, Inc.’s research department at (631) 661-3131. You may also send a faxed request to (702)442-2747, or email us at

New images are scanned and added to our archive daily as events occur. Check back often if you don’t find what you are looking for today.

At our site’s launching, in the summer of 2001, went on line with 50,000 images.

Technically, you are not buying the image. Instead, you are licensing the right to use it in a specific way. is an electronic library containing a selection of pictures from our vast archive of over 20 million images in color and black and white, representing material produced by photographers throughout the world.

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