About licenses

License Comparison

For more details, please refer to the Terms of Use.

  • * The license of the Content purchased with the Standard License may be upgraded to the Extended License through the pages of Your Account > Download History.
    For more details, please refer to the FAQ “Can I upgrade purchased image to Extended Licensed image?
  • * The Content downloaded under the Subscription may not be used for the Extended License Purpose.
  • * If the Content is used for the Extended License Purposes without obtaining the Extended License properly, such use of the Content will be deemed as unauthorized use, and will be subject to the penalty as set forth in the Terms of Use.
  • * Under all the licenses available in the service PIXTA, the certain uses of the Content as set forth in the Paragraph 11 of the Article 6 of the Terms of Use are strictly prohibited. Please be sure to read the links on the Prohibitions prior to the use of the Content.
  • * While the Content may be used in the products delivered to the Client, the RF license of the Content may not be assigned or transferred to the Client.
  • * While the Content may be used in the products the production of which is entrusted to the subcontractor, the RF license of the Content may not be assigned or transferred to the subcontractor.
  • * If it is difficult to determine whether the intended use exceeds the licenses available on PIXTA, please refer to the "FAQ about Extended License".
Terms Subscription Purchase of individual items
Standard Extended* Extended license is not required for Footage.
Prices You can choose between 30 days, or 1 year plans.
For more details of the prices of each subscription plans, please refer to this page.
Prices designated according to the sizes of the Content
* per Content
+$30 or 30 Prepaid
* per Content
Permitted Users of Content
* Please refer to the Article 6, Article 7 of the Terms of use.
The Content may be downloaded and altered by the Member him or herself. The Content may be downloaded and altered by the Member him or herself, and, if the Member registers the Organization to which the Member belongs, the Content may be altered also by the members of the Organization to the extent permitted under the Terms of Use.
Alteration required for the use of the Content The Member is required to make any of the following alterations to the Content for the use thereof:
  • a. Adjusting the resolution of the Content in appropriate manner for the intended use;
  • b. Incorporating the Content in a design to ensure that any third party will not separate or download the Content itself; or
  • c. Adding text or simple montages over the Content.
* For permitted alteration, please refer to the paragraph 10 of the Article 6 of the Terms of Use.
Downloaded images usage period
Unlimited
* If you fail to use the Content within one year after the first download, the RF license of the Content shall become null and void, regardless of the existence of violation of Terms of Use.
Unlimited
Multiple usage/service OK
Use as description image on the websites
(Websites / News sites / Article sites / Blogs / SNS)
OK
Use as description image in advertising and promotion material
(Posters / Fliers / Magazine ads / Newspaper ads / App ads / POP / DM)
OK
Production packages / News articles / Magazines, books / Presentation, samples / Digital contents, apps / Mail magazines / Catalogues etc. Less than 300,000 reproductions in aggregate including the number of delivery and download Unlimited
Use in the broadcasting, video distribution
(TV programs / TVCM / Digital signage / Train channels / Videos for events / Shop fronts etc.)
OK if the prescribed copyright notice is provided.
Otherwise, Extended License is required.
OK
Sale of templates of all kinds Not allowed OK
Sale of certain products such as T-shirts, mugs, postcards, greeting cards, stickers incl. wall stickers etc. and stamps Not allowed OK
Personal use OK

For further information about permitted uses, please refer to the Article 6 of the Terms of Use.
If it is difficult to determine whether the intended use exceeds the prescribed licenses available in the PIXTA, please inquire through the Contact Form.