Frequently asked questions about Fotolia
What is Fotolia?
Fotolia is a stock photography community, and Fotolia's members buy and sell images for use in all their design projects, including websites, advertisements, and presentations.
Fotolia offers low-priced royalty-free images using the credit (1 credit = £1.02) or subscription system. A member can buy credits or a subscription plan and download images at affordable prices. Contributors who sell images are paid a commission based on the type of license purchased. Commissions start at 20% and go as high as 63%.back to top
What does royalty-free mean?
A royalty-free license allows you to use an image, vector or video without restrictions on the time or number of uses, or the number of prints.back to top
Are Fotolia memberships free?
Yes, memberships on Fotolia are free - and it takes just 60 seconds to sign up. Join right now!back to top
What is a credit?
Credits are Fotolia's currency. We convert currency into credits, and you use credits to download images. 1 credit = £1). Credits cost less when you purchase in larger quantities.back to top