About Us

BBC Photo Sales showcases the BBC’s Photo Archive, a photographic record of the BBC from its earliest days as a pioneering public service broadcaster, to its present day programming that is consumed in the UK and around the world. Many of the photos were taken for publicity purposes and feature the activities, people and programmes of the BBC .This site provides access to an extensive range of high quality images from the Archive. All photos are BBC copyright and can be licensed for editorial re-use across the media industry. We deal with UK and international requests for archive material.


What we offer

  • Rights-managed BBC copyright images, over 270,000 high res unique and inspiring images
  • Dedicated and knowledgeable Team able to offer expert knowledge and research assistance to suit your requirements
  • Collaborative Approach, meeting your needs whilst looking for new and unexpected material that will add value to your project

For further information contact our team on  archivesphotolibrary@bbc.co.uk  


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