True to our mission to help you create authentic Afrocentric stories, you can now download all our images for FREE, for all your social media needs.
Our XS collection is available 815 x 614px, enough to allow you to create magic on social media.
When you download a free XS, decide if you need it for commercial purposes. You can go back to the website to acquire the same image in standard or large size for a small fee.
Outside of social media usage, images can be acquired in Standard or Large size with additional licensing when required. Please consult our licensing page or send us an email at email@example.com for more questions.
Why free XS?
With people and businesses spending more and more time online, the need to communicate effectively is also rising. With our goal of making sure Afrocentric stories are told well, we want to make sure that you can also participate in telling better stories by sharing these images.
Do I need to create an account to download images?
You can preview the images freely on the website, however, to be able to download them, you will need to create a new account over on the PICHA website.
What is the difference between editorial & commercial?
Our collection is mostly commercial assets. However, some images are editorial assets. Editorial assets are only to be used in news articles, blogs or other educational/informative media. Editorial assets cannot be used in advertisement, promotion or other commercial use. Editorial visuals cannot be used on any merchandise or products for resale.
Can I use an XS image for personal branding?
Yes - XS images can be used to support personal storytelling on social media. Don't forget to add an attribution ie: Image credit @PICHAstock/name of the photographer.
Can I use an XS image for a social media ad?
No - XS images are not intended for social media ads, including Facebook/Instagram ads, Linkedin ads, Youtube ads, or Google ads.
Can I Tip a photographer for using his/her image?
YES - Tips are welcomed. You can directly send something to the photographer via Payal
Can I use an XS image for my company?
Yes - XS images can be used to support your company's storytelling on social media. Don't forget to add an attribution ie: Image credit @PICHAstock/name of the photographer.
What is the best way to credit the images I use?
We'd really appreciate it if you could link back to the image used on the PICHA website along with crediting the photographer as well as tagging @PICHAstock when posting to socials.
Can I use an XS image on a product I am intending to sell?
No. XS images cannot be used on commercial products like t-shirts, digital products you are selling, no printable, etc.
When you download a free XS and decide you need it for commercial use, you can go back to the website to acquire the same image for a small fee.
We have been using PICHA for our media engagement and it has boosted engagement and receptiveness of users and potential users to our product.
— YAO BAKU,
PENNYSMART FINANCIAL TECHNOLOGIES L IMITED
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