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Photographers and Representatives of Performing Arts Collections interested in contributing to the PAI Portal must hold a minimum portfolio of 1000 performing arts images.

Minimum Standards

All submissions need to be delivered to our minimum standards: JPG, 3000 pixels on the long side, compression 10 with complete metadata included and fully captioned. Image selection from each performance should not exceed 20 images. Detailed guidelines will be provided on request.

All PAI contributors will be remunerated according to the level of downloads

Please note the following Terms and Conditions:
All Collections are made available via the PAI Portal on an exclusive basis.
Images are only available to Authorised Users ( Educators and Students) through an accredited teaching Institution.
All downloaded images are of medium resolution and carry a visible watermark, 2 hidden and one digital stamp for maximum security.
Minimum term for PAI Contributors is 5 years due to our Agreements with Institutions and Educational programme requirements.
Photographers and Institutions are still able to commercially license their images.

Contact us
If you would like to submit images please contact us on with details of your Collection and a contact details via the webform

MACBETH by Shakespeare ; Ian McKellen (as Macbeth) ; Judi Dench (as Lady Macbeth) ; at The Other Place, Royal shakespeare Company, Stratford-upon-Avon, UK ; 5 August 1976 ; Credit : Laurence Burns
HAMLET by Shakespeare ; Jude Law (as Hamlet) ; A Donmar Warehouse production ; at Wyndham's Theatre, London, UK ; New production ; 03 June 2009 ; Credit : Mark Ellidge
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