Free images are available to all visitors and do not require a login to download them. However, you will not receive a license unless you download the image while you are logged in. If you download a free image while you are logged in, you will receive a Free License that will be associated with the image. If you need a Pro license for a Free image, you can buy one with credits or join Pro. Pro Extended licenses are not available to be purchased on Free Images.
Premium images are only available to Pro members and Credit holders and require you to be logged in when you download them. All Premium images come with a Pro License and have more broad commercial use availability. Premium images are also able to be upgraded to a Pro Extended license for $99 each.
Editorial Use Only Images
Editorial Use Only images are available to download at no cost, and do require a login to download them, therefore we do not consider them “free” images. This content is made for use in stories or articles about newsworthy events or items of public interest. These images cannot be used for commercial or promotional products. That means it cannot be used in any content used to make money or assist in revenue-seeking or profit-seeking endeavors. These guidelines apply even if your organization is non-profit.