Images for professional use...

Travel: Regional

Africa Imagery - Complete African photo service, run by African photographers Roger and Pat de la Harpe with many contributors.
Afripics - Images of the peoples and cultures, wildlife and nature, and other aspects of Africa, by over 100 pro photographers.
Gallo Images - South Africa-based: creates and distributes digital images, footage and music to design professionals in Africa, Middle East and Brazil. - Modern images of Tunisia: architecture, economy, agriculture, tourism, fishing, and some vintage photos.

Arcticphoto - Bryan & Cherry Alexander's source for pictures of the Arctic and Antarctica. People, wildlife, landscapes, industry, tourism and pollution.
British Antarctic Survey - Thousands of images of the Antarctic, taken by professional photographers. Pictures of scenery, penguins, scientific operations and scientists.
David Barr Photography - A widely published photographer who specializes in Antarctic and underwater photography.
FotoLIBRA - Rights managed and royalty free images for all sorts of uses from 20,000 photographers. Open to all buyers and sellers.
Hedgehog House - "Dedicated to increasing awareness of the need to preserve wilderness in New Zealand..." Antarctic, Arctic and mountain areas.
Scott Polar Research Institute - Arctic and Antarctic photography: history of polar exploration and work since the late 19th century. Polar art, too.

Australia & New Zealand
Photo New Zealand - New Zealand's leading stock image library representing the collective work of some of the country's top talent.
Picture Australia - From National Library of Australia -- search many online sources at once.
Snappermedia - Leading Australian independent photo agency, providing images and text to world media.
Visions of Victoria - Tourism Victoria's official online image library: search, select, order video footage and download images.

All Canada Photos - RM and RF images of Canadian life from around 100 photographers who've published 60 books between them.

China & South-East Asia
ArgusPhoto - Images of Hong Kong and the rest of China. Over a million images online. Contemporary, historical stock photos: everyday activities, work & play.
Imagine China - Leading photo agency in China. Distributes worldwide. Reps western agencies in China, inc. AP, AFP, EPA, Magnum, JBG, Zuma.
4CornersImages - High quality travel and travel related, rights managed photography. UK-based. Strong on Southern Europe.
4SEE - Large European archive with features on many countries, especially Portugal. Partners with Redux, contrasto, EyeVine (its UK agent) and others.
Anzenberger Agency - Represents 50+ international photographers worldwide and distributes another 200 photographers. Fine art prints, too.
Axiom Photo - London-based agency, offering travel and tourism photos from around the world.
bildagentur-online - German agency offering large selection of travel related images, plus images of food & medicinal plants.
Euro Stock - A collection of rights managed European photos from dozens of international photographers whose work has not been previously available. - Special field is alpine area worldwide, inc. sport, sports-extreme, mountains, nature. Strong on Austrian Tyrol.
Lucky Look - Swedish agency repping some 70 Scandinavian photographers. Nature, people, travel, studio photography, sports and leisure and everyday life. - For standard and unusual images of European countries and cities, all photos by Hans Vos Photography.
Stock Italia - Stock images of all things Italian: towns, cities, architecture, events, food, industry, sport and art.
Swedish Stock - Representing the work of over 400 photographers. General images, lifestyle, tourism. Agency is based in Stockholm, Sweden.
Switzerland Photos - The marvels of mountain landscapes. Stock and archive photography for both professional and non-professional use.

India - World's largest stock of Indian images; high quality images for advertising, marketing and publishing.
PhotosIndia - "We shoot, we partner, we sell - all in one place." Top stock photography site in India. Good search, CD Store, etc. - Run by, a place where any photographer can upload images of India for 50 percent cut of sales. - "Images about India": its people, landscapes, flora and fauna, all the colors and variety of the sub-continent.

Latin America
archivolatino - Covers all Latin America from rural Las Pampas to the modern streets of Brazilia.
Coletivo Arcapress - Highlights Brazilian culture. Covers religion, indigenous people, economic issues, urban reality and wildlife.
Fotoscopio - "From Patagonian landscapes to the farthest corner of Tikal, from a llama to rural scenes..."
Latin Stock Collection - Latin American images, location, cultural and historical, together with general stock photography.
South American Pictures - Images of South and Central America, Mexico, Cuba, the Dominican Republic and Haiti, by Marion and Tony Morrison.

Middle East
Arabian Eye - Editorial and commercial Middle Eastern images. Largest collection of regional royalty-free and rights-managed creative imagery.
Gulfimages - Collection of Arabic images, mainly by Pankaj & Insy Shah, for commercial use covering life in the Middle East: business, lifestyle, heritage, travel, food. etc. - "Fresh and inspiring imagery from Arabia and the World." RM/RF images of all kinds. From United Arab Emirates. - The most extensive picture collection about Israel, Judaism & the Holy Land on the Internet. - Main focus is Israel, but also carries photos from many other countries. Images are available as fine art prints.
PhotoZion - Well-organized collection of scenic images taken in all corners of Israel. Holy places, Jewish life, people, politics and more.

Other Countries
Maritius Images - Represents more than 700 freelance photographers and cooperate with over 50 renowned partner agencies worldwide.
Vietnam Photograph - High quality photos specializing in landscape, portrait, daily life in Vietnam and Cambodia.

Sovfoto/Eastfoto - Photography from Russia, including all former Soviet Republics, Eastern Europe, and China.

United Kingdom: All
Britain on View - Large collection assembled by the UK's National Tourism Agency offering images of Britain and British life.
Collections - The British Isles in half a million images by 260 photographers, castles, bridges, landmarks, folk music and customs. Very strong on Ireland.
Francis Frith Collection - 7,000 British towns and villages taken 1860-1970 and represented in digitally scanned photos. All aspects of daily life and work.

United Kingdom: England
Atmosphere Picture Library - Featuring the photography of Bob Croxford: RM images of England's West Country, with moorlands, harbors, villages, seascapes and other scenes.
Imageclick - Incorporating the Cornish Picture Library with over 130,000 images, 30,000 of which are taken in Cornwall, UK. Many West Country images: seascapes, watersports, festivals. - Leading commercial image library for contemporary images of London, covering all parts of Greater London and its surrounding area.
Loop - A specialist collection of rights managed content that showcases the beauty, breadth and diversity of contemporary Britain.
V.K. Guy Ltd - UK-based source of images for calendars, brochures, greeting cards, and jigsaw puzzles: cottages, harbors, castles and cathedrals.

United Kingdom: Scotland
Scottish Viewpoint - From over 30 photographers, 100,000 images of Scotland, its scenery, people, work, and culture. Plus the even bigger Visit Scotland collection.
Stock Scotland - Selection of top Scottish photography: 11,000+ images of landscapes, places, castles, Highland Games, crofting, whisky, industry, lifestyle, wildlife, etc.

United Kingdom: Wales
The Photolibrary Wales - Representing the work of over 200 photographers, living and working in Wales: arts, travel, sport, business, lifestyle.
Wales On View - Online resource and contact point for the Visit Wales Image Centre: the tourism photographic unit of the Welsh Assembly Government.

United States - The geography, industry, landscapes, nature, people and polar bears of Alaska, taken by top pros for decor and publication.
Alaska Stock - Topics include global warming, drilling for oil, Alaskan natives, landscapes, and culture, plus exclusive photos of Sarah Palin.
Accent Alaska - Represents 120 photographers with a picture collection of 300,000 photos. Rights-protected for advertising, corporate and editorial.
Discovering Hawaii - Color Hawaii stock from historic 1909-1928 Autochromes, WWII and '50s Kodachromes, to the present day.
Idaho Stock Images - Outdoor recreation, landscapes, agriculture, wildlife, destinations, industry, lifestyles, and the American West.
National Park Photographs - Thousands of public domain digital images in JPEG and Photo CD format. Copyright free.
Pacific Crest Stock - Rights managed landscape images from a small group of Bend, Oregon based photographers. High quality, selected images.
Pacific Stock Photography - "Specializing exclusively in stock photos from Hawaii, Asia & the Pacific." Work of over 50 pro photographers.
Photo Resource Hawaii - Rights managed and royalty-free stock photography from over 70 of Hawaii's most talented photographers.
Picturesque Stock Photo - Primary focus is U.S. and Caribbean; instant high-res digital download delivery after purchase.
Ranch Images - "Capturing the Spirit of the West in Photographs. Exceptionally fine photography at the Mary S. Allen gallery of Western Ranch Images.
Salmon River - Located in Riggins, Idaho; landscapes, fishing, sports, wildlife, rafting and other photos.
ViewFinders Northwest - Independent source for contemporary, professional stock photos from Oregon, Washington and surrounding areas.
Wild West Photos - Capturing the beauty of the Wild West: a group of photographers who photograph the western states, based in Montana.
William Joseph Gallery - Images from Oregon and Washington state, including historical photos, landscapes, and many black-and-white images.

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