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Photos purchasing a single image from shutterstock or depositphotos

Discussion in 'Photography, Art & Design' started by silk186, 16 Jun 2018.

  1. silk186

    silk186 Derp

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    I'm looking to buy a single image but don't want a subscription.
    Does anyone know where I can order a single image?
     
  2. RedFlames

    RedFlames ...is not a Belgian football team

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    For Shutterstock iirc best you can do is buy a bundle of 5 image downloads for £30,
    ...similar [£36 for 10] for depositphotos.
    Adobe stock - Sign up for a free month trail from an annual sub [which gives you up to 10 images] and then cancel or sign up for a 1-month sub for £18 [which gives you 3 images].

    TL-DR one does not simply buy one stock photo.

    EDIT

    iStock [Getty] lets you buy images indiviually at, by the looks of it, £7 a pop.
     
  3. silk186

    silk186 Derp

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    Not the best options, but still better than paying £30.
    it's a pity. For most things, the free stock image sites are perfectly fine.
     
  4. Weekly_Estimate

    Weekly_Estimate Gives credit where its due

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  5. silk186

    silk186 Derp

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    Thanks for the offer, I contacted a third party and they offered a reasonable price for a single image.
     
  6. yupson

    yupson New Member

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    There are also free stock photos online like Motosha. No need to pay for anything.
     
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