About TGS PHOTO LTD - Editorial Sports Photography


About TGS

TGS Photo provides high quality, editorial photographic coverage of sports events to a wide range of publications. There are currently more than 400,000 images in our archive.

Contact TGS

Please don't hesitate to contact us if you would like to commission images from a particular event.

Buy TGS Images

The download of selected high resolution images from our galleries is possible via a password protected account via our image host PhotoShelter. This service is available to authorised Photo Editors only. If you require more information on this service, feel free to contact us. Regular clients receive e-mailed gallery invitations whenever new and relevant material is available.

Our images are available for use in an editorial context in newspapers and certain magazines. There is no unpaid use. Some of our images are available for purchase in the form of prints or digital downloads for personal use. Purchase options are displayed in each of our galleries.

The best sporting images straight to your picture desk | Live Editorial Coverage

Please don't hesitate to contact us if you would like to commission images from a particular event. If required, images can be transmitted direct to your picture desk during or shortly after an event. We are able to provide images by FTP, e-mail or by live download from an online gallery.

Our current coverage schedule can be seen by clicking here. Please note the schedule may be subject to change at short notice where coverage is not pre-booked. Events marked * are provisional.

Looking for a pic to spruce up your Facebook profile? | Personal Use Downloads

Our Personal Use Licence enables you to use a photo for your personal use such as at-home printing, screensaver slideshows,desktop wallpapers, wedding announcements, social networking profiles and the like.

Images may only be purchased in accordance with the terms and conditions of the Licence Agreement. Personal Use images will be available to download for a full 96 hours after your purchase and prices start at just £5.99 for a download.

The purchase of a Personal Use Licence does not confer the copyright to you - this remains with the photographer. These Licences are specific to personal and limited educational use (e.g. school projects or single-classroom education) only.

Please note that due to strict licensing restrictions, we are unable to sell personal use downloads of Football League or Premier League images.

Need an image for a specific usage and duration? | Rights-Managed Licences

The majority of our images are available for Rights-Managed licensing in an editorial context. For example, you may require an image for 1/2 page use on the back cover of a Visitor's Guide with a print run of 5,000.

The cost of the Rights-Managed Licence depends on the extent and prominence of the image's use. The purchase of a licence does not pass the copyright to the purchaser - it remains with the photographer. Such licences are specific to the usage detailed at the time of purchase. For further details, please read the terms and conditions of the Licence Agreement.

We use the industry standard FotoQuote software for the purpose of pricing. Just select 'Buy Rights-Managed' to open up the Licensing calculator, choose the options that apply to your proposed usage and add your image to your Shopping Cart.

Our images are not accompanied by model or property releases, therefore they are not generally available for use in advertising materials or other commercial applications. However, it is possible that we may have contact details for the individuals pictured. Feel free to contact us for further details.

Terms and Conditions

All the images seen on this site are copyright TGS Photo. No images may be reproduced without prior permission. All rights reserved. Football League and Conference Football images are subject to Licensing agreements with Football DataCo and Conference Football. TGS Photo makes no guarantees, representations or warranties regarding names, trademarks or logos appearing in the images.

The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by TGS Photo and while we endeavour to keep the information up to date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk. In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this website.

TGS Photo takes no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.