Commercial Photography Prices
Listed here is a guide to the prices and fees for all of Northlight Images’ commercial photography services.
If you would like the services of a commercial photographer, or require a written quotation, please give us a call to discuss your needs.
We can give you a breakdown of our rates and will clearly explain the options that best suit your exact needs. If you have any specific service or specialist requirements, please let us know.
Extended assignments, requiring multiple visits or locations may qualify for reduced 'Project' rates if booked at the same time.
We are always happy to quote an "all-inclusive price" which includes all charges for us to take, process and supply images for specific usage. The details on this page are for your guidance, since we don't like hidden costs ourselves, and don't see why you should either.
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Prices on this page are UK prices (GBP) for our commercial photography and are valid as of April 2015 -- All commercial photography prices are for guidance only (E&OE) and exclude VAT.
To support our pricing information, we also have a guide to our standard terms and conditions for commercial photography services - please just ask if you are unsure of anything, we are happy to help clarify matters in plain English.
We have additional specialist price guides covering:
Expenses and Image processing costs
As with all our prices we will quote these in advance (if they apply) and are happy to discuss your exact requirements. The figures to the right represent typical values for larger projects.
Additional specialist image manipulation (Photoshop) is by prior arrangement and depends on the type of work undertaken.
We supply images in RGB digital formats electronically or on CD/DVD on request. We will usually supply high resolution JPEG files at a ‘print ready’ resolution of 300ppi. Other file formats are available - PSD, PSB or TIFF - for £20.00;
Please note that as part of our quality control procedures, we will only supply images in CMYK formats upon receipt of precise ICC profiles and/or conversion details, along with a written specification of the conversion requirements (Note there may be a charge for some CMYK image conversion work).
Our aim is to provide a service that fits your needs.
We supply digital images for commercial organisations throughout the UK and pride ourselves on not only supplying the photos, but any expertise you might want to get the very best out of them. As an example, see the articles on this site about using photographs on the web and an introduction to colour management.
Using Northlight Stock images
This is where you just to license a specific image from our collection for a particular use.
We will always provide you with a license to use images in an agreed manner.
Our licensing details and other important information is available in our standard terms and conditions for commercial photography services.
There are several different categories of image use such as:
- As a one-off in a leaflet, newsletter, press release or in-house magazine; and/or
- Kept on file to appear several times in different publications; and/or
- Over an annual or biennial cycle, including use in brochures, web sites and exhibition stands.
The rates to the right reflect category 1 (single or limited use in the table to the right)