Frequently Asked Questions


Frequently Asked Questions

Who is Color Space?

Color Space is a stock photo platform, we stock beautiful photos of black people.

What are stock photos?

Stock photos are a collection of already existing photos from various ameture, budding and professional photographers.

How do I submit photos, what is the process?

Click the upload button at the top of the screen to upload your first photo and follow the instructions as set out. All photos you upload will be released for purchase on our platform upon approval. We suggest you submit more than 10 photos as a start to get a better view of which photos get accepted and purchased.

How-to sign up on Color Space https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d8wapCx0v-8&t=2s

What happens after I uploaded my photos?

Color Space will choose the best photos and upon approval they will be displayed on your profile and platform.

How can I delete photos?

Contributors can delete all photos from the profile.
Keep in mind that if one of our clients has already downloaded your photos, they can continue using them according to the license agreement.

What is the license of the photos on Color Space?

All content on the platform is royalty-free under two types of licenses, Regular licence and Extended license

Royalty Free: You can use this type of content as many times as you like without paying royalty fees every time you use the content. By choosing to use this content you waive rights to exclusive usage, meaning content can also be purchased by others, however Color Space holds the right to offer the content on an exclusive basis.

Can I use the photos for commercial purposes?

Photos with the Extended license may be used for commercial purposes. Please note that depicted photo in the content like trademarks, logos or brands may still be protected by e.g. privacy, copyright or trademark rights and you shouldn't imply that the depicted person, brand, trademark or copyright holder of the depicted work is endorsing or taking part in your product or service. For such use cases you may need the permission or consent of the depicted third parties.

Can I resell Color Space photos?

You cannot resell any of the photos purchased from our platforms. This also includes selling them as prints (posters, postcards, ...) or on physical goods (t-shirts, cups, ...). You may not sell or upload the photos on other stock content platforms or wallpaper platforms.

Do I need to mention the source or the photographer?

No, attribution is not required from anyone unless stipulated, we are always happy if you mention us and link to our website.

Additional Information

I'm a brand or company. Do you offer any partnership opportunities?

Sure, we would love to partner up with like minded people. Connect with us; info@colorspace.co.za. Use the word "partner" in the subject line for a faster response.

If you have more questions? please contact us on info@colorspace.co.za