Editorial License

Stock Images that you have purchased with Editorial License from CrownStock can only be used in editorial content only. Editorial images can be purchased on both Standard and Extended Licenses and the same terms defined with what you are allowed and prohibited in Royalty Free Licensing terms also apply for Editorial Licenses.

Apart from that an Editorial image or images can be used only with following conditions.
  • Editorial images can only be used related with articles or events that are newsworthy or of public interest which are usually distributed through an unbiased, legitimate mass media.
  • Editorial images can be used in blogs, websites, print and broadcasting media but has to be accompanied with a relative event/article/description.
  • Editorial images cannot be used for commercial purposes under any circumstances.
  • Editorial images cannot be altered or merged with Royalty Free images.
  • Minor cropping and color/bright/contrast adjustement is allowed as long as the main theme of the content is not distorted or altered.


For any questions regarding how to use editoril images, please contact us via email sales@crownstock.com