Getting Started

Can I use different name/alias in my by-line/credit-line?
 No, as possible use your real name to avoid copyright and payment problems in the future.
Sun, 7 Jun, 2020 at 11:45 AM
How many photos I will submit per event or coverage?
We prefer 10-25 photos per event, just select your best shot.
Wed, 18 Jan, 2017 at 11:23 AM
Images with use of Smart Phone?
We strongly discourage the submission of cellphone photos unless you witness breaking news and position of your real camera is not possible.
Tue, 9 Apr, 2019 at 10:55 PM
How to upload and manage files in the new system?
Attached is a basic guide for download on "HOW TO UPLOAD AND MANAGE YOUR IMAGES" in the new system in .PDF and a short video.
Tue, 22 Aug, 2017 at 7:49 PM
Guidelines for Getty
If you want your images to be considered for Getty you need: Accurate captions (DESCRIPTIVE and GENERAL) telling the WHO, WHY and WHAT - don't &#x...
Thu, 14 May, 2020 at 9:32 AM
Use of acronyms and abbreviations
Unless an abbreviation is widely known, you must always spell it out in full the first time you mention it and write it in brackets.  Use the abbreviated fo...
Tue, 9 Apr, 2019 at 10:58 PM
Proper use of punctuation
Punctuation marks,  when used appropriately make for clarity and easy reading. When used inappropriately, they lead to confusion and distortion. FULL ST...
Tue, 9 Apr, 2019 at 11:00 PM
Embargoed copy
In events where photojournalist gets an image of a report or a statement ahead of the time before of its official release, or a copy of a speech before it i...
Tue, 9 Apr, 2019 at 11:01 PM
Naming of persons in a caption
It is very important to identify the persons in the frame of a picture, always mention their titles and names, starting from the left to the right, indicate...
Tue, 9 Apr, 2019 at 11:02 PM
What is Photojournalism?
Photojournalism is simply defined as a particular form of journalism that involves collecting, editing, and presenting of news material for publication or b...
Tue, 9 Apr, 2019 at 11:05 PM