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All content available on Detroit Stock City is free to use for noncommercial purposes.

Our mission is to share the Detroit we see every day with the world – a vibrant city rising from the ashes. Use these high resolution photos in your projects for free and help us spread the word about the amazing things happening in Detroit.

How can I use the content on Detroit Stock City?

The content from Detroit Stock City is free to use for personal, editorial, and other non-commercial use. Use it in articles, blog posts, school projects, as your desktop wallpaper – or plenty of other non-commercial purposes.

Is the photography on this website really free?

Yes. The content found here on DSC is totally FREE, so spread the word.

We simply ask that you…

  • credit the photographer and DSC collection
  • do not redistribute or host the content on your own page
  • do not use the content in any offensive or unlawful manner

Can I print this awesome image of Detroit on a t-shirt / use it for an ad / make it my logo?

No. But don’t lose hope. Contact the team at Copyright@DetroitStockCity.com to inquire about licensing specific content for commercial purposes.

Need more information about licensing? Check out the Detroit Stock City official license page or use this chart below.

 

 

 

Detroit Stock City Editorial Use License Agreement

This is a license agreement (“Agreement”) between you and Opportunity Detroit LLC (“DSC”) that explains how you can use the photos, illustrations, and video clips (individually and collectively, “Content”) that you license from DSC. By downloading Content from www.DetroitStockCity.com (the “Website”), you accept and agree to be bound by the terms of this Agreement.

THIS LICENSE PERMITS YOU TO USE THE CONTENT FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. THIS MEANS YOU CANNOT USE THE CONTENT IN ANY COMMERCIAL CONTEXT, INCLUDING TO PROMOTE ANY BRAND OR COMPANY OR IN ASSOCIATION WITH ANY GOODS OR MERCHANDISE. IF YOU WISH TO USE THE CONTENT FOR COMMERCIAL PURPOSES, YOU MUST NEGOTIATE WITH THE CONTENT CREATOR DIRECTLY.