Tourism Vancouver is the destination marketing organization responsible for promoting Vancouver as a preferred travel destination worldwide. As the official tourism organization for the City of Vancouver, we have a number of digital assets including photography and footage, inspired by the spectacular beauty of Vancouver, its vibrant urban domain and its cultural diversity. These assets are for use in promoting Vancouver as a travel destination of choice.
Tourism Vancouver purchases rights and leases assets for our online galleries and manages a large volume of quality, high-resolution images and high-definition b-roll footage. These rights-protected assets may be used royalty free at no cost provided usage meets our Digital Asset Usage Guidelines below. The assets remain property of Tourism Vancouver and the originating artist.
Digital Asset Usage Policy Guidelines
Our digital assets may be used for the following purposes:
- Sales and marketing campaigns promoting travel to and within Vancouver including tactics such as advertising in the form of newspaper, magazine, online, tradeshow and outdoor, print materials, travel professional destination brochures, websites for Vancouver conferences, as well as blogs and websites.
- Editorial coverage by travel and trade media.
Our digital assets may not be used for:
- Any commercial purposes outside of tourism promotion.
- Commercial advertising of non-tourism products including advertising supplements within newspaper and real estate materials.
- Placement on souvenirs, commemorative books, guidebooks, DVD’s or others consumer goods such as clothing for retail or resale.
- As fundraisers for causes, charitable organizations or political organizations.
- Any way that is deceptive, misleading, defamatory, and discriminatory or reflects negatively on Tourism Vancouver.
Our digital assets may be used by:
- Travel and trade media.
- Meeting professionals who are working with Tourism Vancouver towards selecting or promoting Vancouver as their next meeting or convention destination.
- Travel professionals who are working with Tourism Vancouver and are promoting Vancouver as a leisure destination in their campaigns and initiatives.
- Member businesses of Tourism Vancouver.
- Governmental bodies engaged in tourism promotional activities.
- Metro Vancouver Tourism Alliance (MVTA)
Use of Tourism Vancouver's digital assets requires:
- Credit to the source of ‘Tourism Vancouver’.
- Provision of a copy of your final output to the Tourism Vancouver Marketing Services Production Co-ordinator.
Footage is royalty free, but you are required to provide a credit to Tourism Vancouver. Search and view footage now (note to be able to download a username and password is required which will be assigned by Tourism Vancouver to valid users).
Please note that our photo and footage libraries are continuously updated. If you cannot find what you need, contact Tourism Vancouver's Marketing Services team.
> Click here to access the photo gallery
> Click here to access the B-Roll footage