Shoot for Us

Nippon News focuses on anything related to Japan. We cover news, sport, entertainment and cultural events; and we shoot both in Japan and around the world.

Sell Your Images

We are always interested to hear from new photographers, videographers, writers and journalists who are interested in working with us. There are a few simple steps that you need to follow in order to sell your images through us.

1. Contributing Photographer’s Agreement

Download our contributors’ agreement form here.

After reading through it please complete the blank spaces and email your form to picturedesk@nipponnews.net or send by post to the following address:

Nippon News
7F Builnet 1
6-16-9 Ginza, Chuo-ku
Tokyo 104-0061 Japan

2. Image Quality & Size

- Your photos should be sized no less than 2000 pixels on the longest dimension.
- Save as .JPEG so the photo is close to 2MB compressed.

3. IPTC Guidelines

Download our contributors editorial members IPTC guide here.

It’s important that you follow the guidelines contained in this PDF carefully to ensure your images are sellable through our network. Images submitted to us without any IPTC information may automatically be deleted upon your submission.

4. Sending Your Photos to Us

There are some free online file transfer websites in which you can upload and send your photos through to us.

We recommend the following:

- www.yousendit.com
- www.wetransfer.com

To make sure your images successfully get to us, please email picturedesk@nipponnews.net with the subject of the photos you’re sending along with the download link.