Weatherstock Image Pricing Information

Weatherstock licensing prices are set according to professional stock photography industry standards. Your project deserves the best. We live and work in a highly visible world. Using second rate pictures will only make your advertising or project look "cheap" and send the wrong message to clients. Our competitive prices offer affordable prices for the very best weather images in the world.

A word of caution. There have been numerous reports on CBS News, Associated press and other media outlets of "stolen" or unauthorized images and footage being sold on the Internet. Please note that it is critical that you know who you are actually licensing images from. Many upstart outlets do not track ownership or the proper clearance of copyrights. Copyright infringements are a real threat and can cost many thousands of dollars to defend and the penalties are substantial. Please note that all of the images that Weatherstock distributes are either our own property or images secured by released copyrights or public domain. We have been in business for over 20 years as an incorporated business.


Pricing

Home, school and small charitable licensing fees

Simple Internet home or schoolroom use: $75.00 per image. (Released for non-commercial, non-business use only). This license does not allow any form of business, promotional or similar commercial use. Pictures sent as 700 x 450 (average size) 72 dpi, jpeg files. No time limit on picture use. Fee must be paid at the time of purchase. Note general terms below.

Small charitable organization or small non-profit use: $125.00 for single use on the Internet or in a single print product. For larger charitable organizations, please email for a quote. Fee must be paid at the time of purchase. Note general terms below.



Small business (Less than 5 employees and/or less than 100k gross income per year).

Small business Internet use: $125.00 per image. For use on the Internet only. No print release. Pictures sent as 700 x 450 (average size) 72 dpi, jpeg files. NO time limit on Internet use. Fee must be paid at the time of purchase. Note general terms below.

Simple (small) business printed advertising use: $175.00 per image. Limited to single use such as brochure, business cards, etc. Print limit of 500 copies of any printed matter. Note general terms below. Fee must be paid at the time of purchase.



Large business, commercial or editorial use:

Editorial use: Please email for editorial use as licensing rates vary according to specific use. Please email us the following: Type of use (textbook, magazine, books, etc), circulation of publication, use size (1/4 page, 1/2 page full page, etc.), desired time period of licensing and exclusiveness if desired. Note multiple uses. Discounts for multiple image licensing.

Commercial and large business use: Please email for commercial and advertising use rates as licensing fees vary according to specific use. Please email us the following: Type of use (brochure, pop or product labeling, magazine, etc), circulation of publication, use size (1/4 page, 1/2 page full page, etc.), desired time period of licensing and exclusiveness if desired. Please note specific multiple uses.




General terms: Images may not be re-sold, given, transferred or loaned to any third party. All licensing terms are for one year unless noted above. Extensions of licensing periods are available. Images released as non-exclusive. All Internet uses of images must have a copyright notice and the image must be an active link to weatherstock.com to help prevent piracy.

Please note that we also offer two additional weather photography options. Our very popular royalty free DVD with 100 very high quality TIFF pictures of assorted weather events. For one low price you can own your own library of stunning storm and weather images, licensed as royalty free in all markets, all media in perpetuity. See the amazing DVD site here!

We also offer a selection of individual images as royalty free. Visit the collection here.

Please note that none of the images seen in the gallery you linked from are on the royalty free sites. They are completely different pictures.

Thank you for your interest in our work.