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All photos uploaded on Pexels are licensed under the Pexels license. This means you can use them for free for personal and commercial purposes. For more information read the following questions, our license page or our Terms of Service.
Yes, all photos are free for commercial use. You can use them on your commercial website, blog, product or anywhere else. Please note that depicted content in the photos like trademarks, logos or brands may still be protected by e.g. privacy, copyright or trademark rights and you shouldn't imply that the depicted person, brand, trademark or copyright holder of the depicted work is endorsing or taking part in your product or service. For such uses cases you may need the permission or consent of the depicted third parties.
You can't sell photos licensed under the Pexels License as they are. This also includes selling them as prints (posters, postcards, …) or on physical goods (t-shirts, cups, …). You can only sell them if you edited, modified or otherwise added value. And you're not allowed to sell or upload them on other stock photo or wallpaper platforms.
No, attribution is not required. But we are always happy if you mention and link to Pexels or the photographer.
These are photos from partners that provide photos you can buy. You’ll get redirected to their website, if you click on one of their photos. There you can buy the photo.
The photo curation team of Pexels will choose the best photos and publish them on our home page and in our search. This usually takes a few days. If one of your photos is chosen you’ll get an email notification.
Click on a photo on your profile. Then you can find a link to delete your photo below the photo except if your photo is already featured on our home page and in the search. In this case please send us the link to your photo to [email protected].
Keep in mind that if someone already downloaded the photo they can continue using it for free. The Pexels license cannot be revoked.
Please write us an email to [email protected].
Yes, we've a dedicated page for videos. All videos on Pexels Videos can be used for free as well. Check it out: https://videos.pexels.com/.
In fact we do! Get in touch with us at [email protected]. Please put the word "partnership" in the subject line for faster response and have a look here for more information: https://www.pexels.com/become-a-partner/