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Pricing of Cartoon Images and Animations

Licenses to use CartoonStock cartoon images and animations vary in price depending on the use [please note, all prices exclude VAT (sales tax) which will be chargeable at the appropriate rate for sales in the EU and will not be chargeable outside the EU].

All image prices are for the supply of a printable image in JPEG format with a largest dimension of at least 1800 pixels. Other formats can be supplied on request.

All animation prices are for the supply of a downloadable animation converted from the original in a range of video formats. After licensing an animation, you will be given access to download it at the resolution of your choice (up to the maximum resolution per your shopping cart for that animation) in any of these video formats: FLV, MPG, MP4, MOV, WMV.

Each license fee covers only one permitted use (except for image Categories 1 and 4 and animation Categories V2 and V5) - re-use in different publications/circumstances will require another license fee to be paid.

License types:

Images
- Print Your Own Gifts
- Teaching Use in Non-Profit Schools, Colleges or Universities
- Websites / Electronic Publication - Non Commercial
- Non Commercial Blog, Social Networking Website or Forum Post
- Websites / Electronic Publication - Commercial
- Commercial Blog, Social Networking Website or Forum Post
- Presentations and Private Use
- Public Printed Editorial Uses
- Advertising, Marketing, Greetings Cards and other uses
- Original Drawings
- Redrawing / Colouring
- Regional/specific pricing variations

Animations
- iPod/MP4 player
- Teaching Use in Non-Profit Schools, Colleges or Universities
- Websites / Electronic Publication - Non Commercial
- Non Commercial Blog, Social Networking Website or Forum Post
- Websites / Electronic Publication - Commercial
- Commercial Blog, Social Networking Website or Forum Post
- Presentations and Private Use
- Broadcast or Video/CD/DVD for resale.
- Podcast
- Marketing/Advertising

Image Pricing

Image Use Limitations | Category | Price
To print your own gifts
Produce your own gift items at home or use Cafe Press, Zazzle, Lulu or anyone else you like to produce your gift items.
On up to three items | 4g | £5 €/$
Non-profit education
Use internally within a non profit making school, college or university by one educator or student as a teaching/learning aid.
One teacher or student in non-profit education | 1a | £5 €/$
On a website or electronic publication
Use at one URL or in one electronic publication.
Commercial
Three years | 3 | £50 €/$
Indefinite | 3i | £100 €/$

Non-commercial
Three years | 2 | £25 €/$
Indefinite | 2i | £50 €/$
On a web forum, blog or social networking site
Use at one URL for specified period, where that URL is part of a blog, a page on a social networking website or a posting on a web forum.
Commercial
One year | 3a | £12 €/$
Indefinite | 3ai | £24 €/$

Non-commercial
One year | 2a | £7 €/$
Indefinite | 2ai | £14 €/$
In a presentation
Uses where the cartoon will be used internally within an organization and will not be available to the general public.
One presentation | 4- | £8 €/$
One year | 4 | £12 €/$
Indefinite | 4+ | £30 €/$
In a newsletter (<1000 copies)
Internal newsletters with a print run of up to 1,000
One year | 4 | £12 €/$
Indefinite | 4+ | £30 €/$
Personal use with family, friends & colleagues
Private non-commercial use with family, friends and colleagues.
Single use | 4- | £8 €/$
One year | 4 | £12 €/$
Indefinite | 4+ | £30 €/$
In a non-profit printed publication
Includes academic journals not for sale, information leaflets and not for sale publications by non-profit organizations and charities.

(Prices shown include electronic rights, prices in brackets show print-only licensing)
Worldwide | 5ce | £57.50 €/$(5c £32.50 €/$)
Outside USA and Canada | 5ae | £47.50 €/$ (5a £22.50 €/$)
In a book
Uses where the cartoon will be part of a publication (not the cover) made available to people outside the purchasing organization. This includes all print publishing uses where the image is part of the editorial content of the publication and will be used at half page size or smaller.

(Prices shown include electronic rights, prices in brackets show print-only licensing)
By print run
0-5000 outside USA/Canada | 6ae | £65 €/$ (6a £40 €/$)
0-5000 worldwide | 6ce | £80 €/$ (6c £55 €/$)
5001-50000 outside USA/Canada | 7ae | £90 €/$ (7a £65 €/$)
5001-50000 worldwide | 7ce | £120 €/$ (7c £95 €/$)
50001-100000 outside USA/Canada | 8ae | £105 €/$ (8a £80 €/$)
50001-100000 worldwide | 8ce | £140 €/$ (8c £115 €/$)
100001+ outside USA/Canada | 9ae | £115 €/$ (9a £90 €/$)
100001+ worldwide | 9ce | £155 €/$ (9c £130 €/$)

By time
One year | C1 | £115 €/$
Five years | C2 | £170 €/$
Ten years+ | C3 | £220 €/$
In a commercial magazine, catalogue or brochure
Magazines, catalogues or brochures sold, taking paying advertising, or used in the promotion of a commercial organization.

(Prices shown include electronic rights, prices in brackets show print-only licensing)
By print run
0-5000 outside USA/Canada | 6ae | £65 €/$ (6a £40 €/$)
0-5000 worldwide | 6ce | £80 €/$ (6c £55 €/$)
5001-50000 outside USA/Canada | 7ae | £90 €/$ (7a £65 €/$)
5001-50000 worldwide | 7ce | £120 €/$ (7c £95 €/$)
50001-100000 outside USA/Canada | 8ae | £105 €/$ (8a £80 €/$)
50001-100000 worldwide | 8ce | £140 €/$ (8c £115 €/$)
100001-400000 outside USA/Canada | 9ae | £115 €/$ (9a £90 €/$)
100001-400000 worldwide | 9ce | £155 €/$ (9c £130 €/$)
400001+ outside USA/Canada | 10ae | £145 €/$ (10a £120 €/$)
400001+ worldwide | 10ce | £190 €/$ (10c £165 €/$)

By time
One year | C1 | £115 €/$
Five years | C2 | £170 €/$
Ten years+ | C3 | £220 €/$
In a newspaper
Single use in a daily or weekly newspaper, no more than ¼ page size. Includes indefinite electronic rights.
Local/regional | N1 | £30 €/$
National/international | N2 | £60 €/$
Advertising, Marketing, Greetings Cards and other uses:
If you are interested in using our images, or part of any of our images for marketing, advertising, merchandise, book and magazine covers or other purposes which do not fit into the above categories, please contact CartoonStock with details and we will quote a price based on your specific use.

Original Drawings:
Original drawings are available for most of our cartoons. Subject to availability, the price for original black and white artwork is GBP95.00 (plus VAT, Dollar/Euro?) and for color, GBP150.00 (plus VAT, Dollar/Euro?).

To enquire about availability of original artwork, either contact us with the catalogue reference for the image or add the image to your shopping cart in the usual manner, then when viewing your shopping cart, click "Select gift item". Choose "Original Artwork" from the drop-down list of gift items and follow the instructions on-screen to confirm availability. We will recontact you (usually the same business day) to confirm availability and size/format for the artwork and complete the order if you wish to proceed.

Redrawing / Colouring:
If you would like a cartoon redrawn or coloured, please contact us for details.

Regional/specific pricing variations:
The following regional/specific variations apply to our prices (contact CartoonStock for further details):
For Polish language publications published in Poland, deduct 28% from the above prices.
For professional journals aimed specifically at a single professional group and wishing to purchase 5 or more images per calendar month, deduct 25% from the above prices.
For publications distributed solely in Thailand, deduct 30% from the above prices.
For 20 or more images licensed in one transaction in license category 9a with electronic rights for a publication to be printed and distributed in India, deduct 58% from the above prices.

Animation Pricing

Description of license License Category and Price
iPod/MP4 player: Use on your personal MP4 player. This license does permit sharing the video file with friends/colleagues and associates, but the file may not be shared or distributed through any service or medium available to the general public or individuals outside your immediate social circle. License Category: V1
Details

Price: £1
(€ / $)
Teaching Use in Non-Profit Schools, Colleges or Universities: Use internally within a non profit making school, college or university by one educator or student as a teaching/learning aid. This includes use for personal projects, classroom teaching and other educational uses where the image is used internally by the organisation's own staff and students, but is not made available to the general public. This license does allow repeated uses by the same educator/student. This license excludes use for presentations to other teachers, school posters, fliers, the school newspaper, or any use outside the classroom or for publicising the organisation or any use by commercial training or teaching organisations where the organisation accepts paying customers for profit. License Category: V2
Details

Price: £7
(€ / $)
Web Sites / Electronic Publication - Non Commercial: Use at one URL or in one electronic publication for a period of three years, where the web site or publisher does not take paying subscribers or advertisers and does not promote a commercial organization (see Category V3a below for blogs or social networking sites). License Category: V3
Details

Price: £50
(€ / $)
Non Commercial Blog, Social Networking Website or Forum Post: Use by a private individual, not for commercial gain, at one URL for a period of up to 1 year, where that URL is part of a blog, a personal page on a social networking website or a posting on a web forum.

A blog is defined as a regularly updated weblog, updated at least weekly and presented in a "diary" format sorted by date. It may be hosted on the user's own web server, or through a third party blogging service such as Blogger.com. A social networking website is defined as a template-driven personal web page hosted within a larger webspace with a view to social networking, examples of such sites are MySpace.com, Bebo.com or Facebook.com. A forum post is defined as a single entry as part of a discussion on a web forum or chat group.

Your blog, social networking page or the forum may take advertising managed by the hosting website as a whole, but if advertising on it is managed by yourself and the resulting revenue earned directly by yourself, or the page or forum post is intended for commercial gain by promoting the writer's business or selling products or services, then this would constitute a commercial blog, social networking page or forum post and fall under our license category V4a.

Permissable uses free of charge.
License Category: V3a
Details

Price: £15
(€ / $)
Web Sites / Electronic Publication - Commercial: Use at one URL, or in one electronic publication for a period of three years, where the web site or publisher takes paying subscribers or advertisers, sells the electronic publication, or the web site / publication is used to promote a commercial organization (see Category V4a below for blogs or social networking sites). License Category: V4
Details

Price: £100
(€ / $)
Commercial Blog, Social Networking Website or Forum Post: Use at one URL for a period of up to 1 year, where that URL is part of a blog, a page on a social networking website or a posting on a web forum where this use is intended for commercial gain by promoting the writer's business, selling products or services, or the generation of advertising revenue.

A blog is defined as a regularly updated weblog, updated at least weekly and presented in a "diary" format sorted by date. It may be hosted on the user's own web server, or through a third party blogging service such as Blogger.com. A social networking website is defined as a template-driven personal web page hosted within a larger webspace with a view to social networking, examples of such sites are MySpace.com, Bebo.com or Facebook.com. A forum post is defined as a single entry as part of a discussion on a web forum or chat group.

This license category applies where the web page or forum post is intended for commercial gain by promoting the writer's business, selling products or services, or the generation of advertising revenue. If the web page or forum post does not promote a commercial entity in any way and the owner/writer does not benefit from advertising revenue or sell or promote products or services through the web page or forum post, then non-commercial blogging, social networking or forum post license category V3a will apply.

Permissable uses free of charge.
License Category: V4a
Details

Price: £25
(€ / $)
Presentations and Private Use: Uses where the animation will be used internally within an organisation and will not be available to the general public. This may include business presentations to the purchasing organisation's own staff, clients/customers, suppliers or other stakeholders, where the animation is not made available outside the presentation. This license covers an unlimited number of uses by the licensing individual for a period of one year. This license also covers use for training and educational use by commercial (for profit) training companies/organisations. License Category: V5
Details

Price: £17.50
(€ / $)
Broadcast or Video/CD/DVD for resale:
Contact us for pricing information
License Category: V6

Price: on application
Podcast:
Contact us for pricing information
License Category: V7

Price: on application
Marketing/Advertising:
Contact us for pricing information
License Category: V8

Price: on application