Audio and Video Upload Guidelines


VIFO Stock Limited Photo, audio and Video Upload Guidelines:

How to Contribute

Hello and welcome to VIFO Stock Limited! We’re so happy you’re here.

VIFO Stock Limited is a paid and open community for photographers and videographers to share their work with the world. Millions of users from all over the world use VIFO Stock Limited to source unique content for their creative projects.

You can upload almost anything you want to VIFO Stock Limited (with a few exceptions we’ll cover here). This guide will answer all your questions about uploading requirements and explain what it takes for images to get included in VIFO Stock Limited search results. We can't wait to see your photos, videos and audio tracks

Photo Upload Guidelines

Our curation team selects the best uploads to be included in VIFO Stock Limited search results, meaning that more people will be able to find and make use of that content. These are some reasons your upload may not be selected to be shown in search results:

Basic Reasons

  • Copyright issue (you uploaded photos, audios or videos that you do not own the copyright to or that you did not create yourself)
  • Insufficient permission (depicted people or owners of depicted property did not give you the permission to publish the photos or videos)
  • Duplicates (you upload copies of photos you already uploaded to VIFO Stock Limited)
  • Graphic violence, gore, or nudity
  • Offensive content

Technical Reasons

  • Unclear photo (blurry, unfocused, or ambiguous)
  • Low resolution (4 megapixel minimum)
  • Overexposed or underexposed (too dark or too bright)
  • Orientation (image is sideways or mis-aligned)

Usage Reasons

  • Non-photos (flyers, banners, computer renderings, 3D models, etc.)
  • Over-edited (HDR, extreme saturation or vignetting, etc.)
  • Added graphic or text overlays
  • Added borders
  • Watermarks

Video Upload Guidelines

Along with the Basic Reasons mentioned above, videos submitted to VIFO Stock Limited have some additional guidelines:

Requirements

  • Minimum resolution of 1920 x 1080
  • Footage shouldn’t have graphics, borders, watermarks or branding elements
  • Cinemagraphs, vertical videos, stop motion videos, analog film and digital formats are all welcome
  • Avoid shaky, overexposed, underexposed, or unclear videos
  • While sound may be included in uploads, videos with added music may not be published due to copyright concerns