• WHAT IS SURF IMAGES? +

    Surf Images is a photo stock agency based in Encinitas, California. We license surf related imagery worldwide to corporations, media, art buyers, art directors and individual clients to use our images for specific use. We also sell prints, posters and wall murals for your home or office.

  • ARE THE IMAGES ROYALTY FREE OR RIGHTS MANAGED?+

    Our images are all Rights Managed. We do offer exclusivity if a client requests it.

  • DO YOU HAVE MODEL RELEASED IMAGES?+

    Yes, in the top right corner of the website there is a box where you can type in the words “model released.”

  • I AM LOOKING FOR SOMETHING SPECIFIC, BUT I CANT SEEM TO FIND WHAT I AM LOOKING FOR. +

    Call or email us your request and will be happy to help find what you are looking for.

  • HOW DOES LICENSING WORK?+

    We only license photos to qualified commercial parties (magazines, companies, ad agencies, etc.). For individual personal use we sell prints, posters and wall murals for your home or office (no commercial use granted).

  • HOW DO I LICENSE A IMAGE?+

    Once you have found the image you want to license and have added the image into you’re your shopping cart - fill in all the information that is asked. We will then reply to your order ASAP.

  • CAN I GET A PRICE ESTIMATE ON LICENSING AN IMAGE WITHOUT HAVING TO PLACE AN ORDER?+

    Yes, email us your plans of use being as specific as possible. Example: I am the photo editor of “Magazine X” with a circulation of 500,000 and we would like to license image 23678 for a one time use to be used on the cover of our magazine – how much would this cost? We would then reply to your email with the correct $ amount.

  • ONCE I HAVE PLACED MY ORDER TO LICENSE AN IMAGE HOW AND WHEN WILL I RECEIVE IT?+

    After you have placed your order and both parties have agreed on the usage and price we will then email your photo to you immediately.

  • DO I NEED TO REPORT MY USAGE OF PHOTOS FROM SURF IMAGES?+

    Yes, usage of any image must be reported via email and authorized by Surf Images. Unauthorized use will result in the individual or organization having to pay three times Surf Images’ customary fee for such usage.

  • HOW DO I CREDIT A SURF IMAGES PHOTO?+

    Photo credit must read photographers “First and Last Name / Surf Images” Example: Photo: Jack English / Surf Images.

  • WHAT ARE YOUR PAYMENT TERMS?+

    An invoice will be shipped out along with your images. Payment is due within thirty (30) days or prior to publication which ever occurs first and or in some cases payment is due in advance.

  • WHAT TYPES OF PAYMENT DO YOU ACCEPT?+

    We accept check, money order, Visa, Master Card, Discover, and American Express. We also accept payments through PayPal. PayPal payments can be sent to: info@surfimages.com.

  • HOW DO I ORDER A POSTER?+

    Begin your image search by going to the SURFERS and or LOCATIONS page. Once you have found the image you want created into a Poster click on the Add or Add to Cart buttons. Now your image will be placed into the Cart page. From the Cart page you will now click on the box next to the words "Purchase a Clock, Print, Mural or Poster". Once you have clicked on this box you will now be taken to your Shopping Cart where you can enter your quantity of Posters. Once that is done you will then click on the Check Out with Pay Pal where you will enter your payment. All Surf Posters are printed on a premium archival photographic paper with a satin finish. Posters will be delivered to you by USPS within 10 days.

  • HOW DO I ORDER A PRINT?+

    Begin your image search by going to the SURFERS and or LOCATIONS page. Once you have found the image you want created into a Print click on the Add or Add to Cart buttons. Now your image will be placed into the Cart page. From the Cart page you will now click on the box next to the words "Purchase a Clock, Print, Mural or Poster". Once you have clicked on this box you will now be taken to your Shopping Cart where you can enter your size and quantity of your Print. Once that is done you will then click on the Check Out with Pay Pal where you will enter your payment. All Prints are custom produced in San Diego by a professional photo lab on the highest quality Fuji Crystal archive paper and will be delivered to you by UPS within 10 days.

  • HOW DO I ORDER A WALL MURAL?+

    Begin your image search by going to the SURFERS and or LOCATIONS page. Once you have found the image you want created into a Wall Mural click on the Add or Add to Cart buttons. Now your image will be placed into the Cart page. From the Cart page you will now click on the box next to the words "Purchase a Clock, Print, Mural or Poster". Once you have clicked on this box you will now be taken to your Shopping Cart where you can enter your size of the Wall Mural. Once that is done you will then click on the Check Out with Pay Pal where you will enter your payment. All Surf Murals are made on a fabric-backed vinyl which has a smooth texture and a slight sheen. Murals will be delivered to you by UPS within 10 days. - See more at: http://www.surfimages.com/faq.aspx

  • CAN WE HIRE PHOTOGRAPHER JACK ENGLISH?+

    Yes, Jack is available to be hired worldwide for any assignments. Please email your request to info@surfimages.com.