We pay out over $1 million every month to our contributors

We pay fairly, we communicate with our contributors, and we let you have full control over what you can and can’t upload. We don’t just believe in this method, but we know it works too. That’s why we’ve paid out over $1 million every month to our contributors.


Global exposure

Your images will be used by millions of picture buyers around the world in newspapers and books to billboards, TV shows and websites.


Empowering tools

Shoot with confidence using a range of Alamy tools that inform you of our customers' needs and analytics to help you figure out what sells best.


We don’t lock you in

No lengthy minimum terms, no sneaky T&Cs. Our open and simple contributor contract has a 45-day notice period.


Enjoy complete creative license

Your content as you intended. We won’t edit your submissions so that you have full control.


Fast and simple

Make money while you sleep! Upload today and your images will be available for sale within 24 hours.


Next gen photographers

If you’re a student, sign up as a contributor and earn 100% commission for two years.

Are you a student?

We know how hard it can be pursuing your creative endeavors but let’s be honest, it’s not like many companies do much to help support photography? Nobody wants to work for exposure! That’s why we’re committed to giving students 100% commission for any direct image licence sold on Alamy. Start now and learn how to maximise your earnings through stock photography.

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