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Images of Scotland

If you are looking for imagery to enhance your marketing material, we can help by giving you access to a range of photography and campaign assets. 

Where to find photos of Scotland

ScotlandIsNow media library

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    For everyone promoting Scotland

    Our national campaign, "ScotlandIsNow" promotes Scotland as a place to live, work, study, visit and invest.

    To help you in your own marketing activity, we have a range of images from the campaign that you can access for free. These images can be used by anyone promoting Scotland as a destination.

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    Read our terms and conditions

    The library is free, but there are some conditions that you need to abide by when you download and use the images:

    • the images must be for your own use, in a way that will promote Scotland
    • they are used in accordance with our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy, and each asset's licence terms, usage instructions and expiry date.
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    Register for an account

    To register, go to the Scotland is Now Toolkit and click "Register Now".

VisitScotland's Digital Media Library

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    Check you're eligible

    If you're promoting tourism in Scotland, you can apply for access to our Digital Media Library (DML). It's free, and once you've signed up, you can download up to 30 images a month.

    The DML has a broad range of high resolution images captured by our in-house and regional photographers in beautiful locations across Scotland. The images are free if used to promote tourism in Scotland.

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    Agree to our terms and conditions

    The images in the Digital Media Library are all subject to copyright, and you should ensure that you follow the copyright restrictions carefully:

    • always credit the photographer by including the copyright notice
    • don't use any image that is marked as "expired" or "embargoed"
    • abide by the terms of usage and licence for each image
    • when you download an image, make a note to tell us how you plan to use the image
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    Request an account

    If you're happy to abide by our terms and conditions, and would like to access our free image library, please register for a Digital Media Library account.

Share your pictures with us

If you have any photographs you would like to submit for consideration, please email our multimedia team:

If we accept your pictures, and they pass our quality control checks, we'll ask you to provide copyright information and if required any additional model and property releases.