Due to changes in tax legislation from January 1, 2023, we have made important changes regarding payments to authors. More details in the section «Payment terms»

Quality standards for uploaded content

Duration: from 5 and up to 60 seconds

Definition: 640*360 as minimum, 4096*2304 as maximum

FPS: 23.976 fps

File length: 4Gb as maximum

Format: QuickTime, h264, MJPEG and Apple ProRes

Attention! All footages will be put to sell without sound stream!

Please, keep remember important following terms:
  • Video source should be digital
  • Footage should be free of noises, artifacts and other visual distortions
  • Do not shake camera at shooting
  • Keep focus
  • Eliminate from your footages any copyrighted elements
  • Keep white and color balance
  • Set studio light correct
  • All footages should be correctly exposed
  • If you need to use crop method be sure in correct view
  • Eliminate any collages
  • Edit your footages as best as possible
  • Your footages should not contain any stuff or equipment
Commercial value is the point of ready stock product. Please, upload quality footages which can be interested for consumers. Analyze demand of stock market before you work on.

Do not forget about using model and property releases:

Model releases

Model release – is a legal form, in which the model agrees that all rights in and to the content, including copyright, are and shall remain the sole property of the videographer, free and clear from any claims of the model.
  • Any image of an identifiable person must be accompanied by a model release. All model releases should be in identical or similar form: Adult (18 or over) Model Release.
  • Submissions depicting a minor (under 18) must be accompanied by a model release that was signed by that minor’s parent or legal guardian in identical or similar form: Minor (under 18) Model Release.
  • All model releases are accepted both in Russian and English.
  • Every signed model release should be scanned and submitted digitally with the help of special forms at our site.
  • If the uploaded footage is a self-portrait of yours, it should be accompanied by a model release signed by you both on behalf of the model and the videographer.
  • Model release must be also signed by a witness.

Microstock - is a live, dynamic, changing market. That’s why we are waiting for your files, your ideas, your concepts and your personal unique style.

We wish you beautiful footages and huge sales!

PressFoto Team