National Geographic Stock owns one of the most comprehensive and unique collections of photographs and original artwork in the world. The collection contains more than 10 million transparencies, black-and-white prints, glass plates, and pieces of original art.
Showcasing the work of hundreds of award winning photographers, the collection spans National Geographic’s 120-year history of photography and embodies the global vision, spirit of adventure, and credibility for which we are recognized worldwide. The imagery portrays the planet’s diverse peoples, creatures, and landscapes as only National Geographic can.
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