Limited uses – unless an additional license has been purchased. Without the prior written agreement of Getty Images and the payment of an additional fee, it is prohibited: it is simpler – the freedom of license, a canning agreement is also much easier to deal with from a creative point of view. You don`t have to worry about the complexity of custom rights such as media, duration, etc. All you need to do is choose an image, pay, and a license with a preset usage rights list is issued under your name. The message was announced by email, and from a commercial point of view, it makes sense. Getty says there is a «stable […] The decline in Year-over-year Creative RM licenses over the past five years is accelerating over time. Although the company does not share data to support this claim, we believe so, as almost all paid and free stock photography platforms on the market have adopted the One-size-fits-all Royalty Free licensing model. Meanwhile, Getty Images is «retiring in phases» with creative images managed by rights. At the beginning of the transition, Getty Images contributors will no longer be able to transmit new creative images managed by rights to GettyImages.com (as of November 6, 2019) and by the end of January 2020, all copyright-managed images will be «extracted from the individual license (sometimes called «a la carte,» the GettyImages.com). If you need wider rights and then are granted in this license agreement, please check the premium content and licensing options available for iStock by Getty Images. Getty confirms these claims in a FAQ section at the end of the article titled «What evidence do you have for customers who refuse copyrighted rights?» and says that over the past five years, he has witnessed an «annual decline in creative [rights-managed] licenses of A-la-carte licenses, with an acceleration of declines over time.» Comp License: You can purchase content from the Getty Images site for free for use as a test or example (composite or comp-) up to 30 days after downloading. However, no license is acquired, but no content can be used in definitive materials or in materials accessible to the public.
No other rights or guarantees are granted for the use of the comp. The licensing of equity accounts, often referred to as a commercial license, allows potential buyers to acquire a license to use a photo for creative (commercial) or editorial purposes.