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How To Buy Images


1. How Do I Buy Images?
Buying pictures on is easy. You can order all images online, then download and use them immediately. There is is just one exception: if you wish to pay in advance, the images will only be available for download after the receipt of payment. Of course, you will receive an invoice for each order, which is also valid as proof of licensing.

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2. How Much Is an Image?
Our Standard Licence XSmall is available from 0.99 Euro (plus 7 % VAT in Germany). Image prices are shown on the image details page.

No matter which type of licence you choose, you are allowed to use the images as often as you want to for an unlimited period of time. In most cases, our Standard licences will be sufficient.

Besides, we offer Extended Licences for additional usages as follows:
• in connection with press releases for editorial publication
• in up to five associated companies within a group of companies (corporate licence)
• for sales products such as postcards, posters, wallpapers, calendars, t-shirts, and others
• for electronic resale products such as design templates for websites, flash, presentation, e-cards, digital signage or other design templates for brochures or others.

Images of the Extended Licence will be delivered in the highest possible resolution. Extended Licences are available from 79 Euro.

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3. What Sizes Do the Images Have?
You can find information about image sizes on the image details site.

When you purchase an Extended Licence, the image will be delivered with maximum resolution, which is supreme printing quality – usually larger than DIN A3 at 300dpi. The exact available resolution is described in the detailed information for each picture.

If you have any questions concerning print sizes, dpi, etc., please do not hesitate to call us on +49 (0)30 695 823 00.

4. What Are the Payment Methods?
You can choose between the following methods of payment:
Payment in advance
• Credit card (Visa, Mastercard, Amex)
• Direct debit (only in Germany)
• Payment in advance
• Invoice
• PayPal

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5. How Do I Download Images?
After your order has been completed successfully, you will be forwarded to the section “My Account” automatically.  You can now download your images directly to your computer. You may download each image individually or all images at once as a zip file. Required software to handle zip files may be downloaded here:

For Windows:
For Mac:

If you prefer to download your images later please concider that all images are available for download for six months from date of purchase.

6. Can I Download the Images Immediately?
Yes, after an order has been completed successfully you may download the images immediately. There is is just one exception: if you wish to pay in advance, the images will only be available for download after the receipt of payment.

7. Do Purchased Images Have Watermarks?
No, of course not! Purchased Images do not have a watermark. Only layout images are protected by a watermark.


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