HOsiHO collections welcomes
talented aerial cinematographers !
HOsiHO is a fast-growing agency specialising, since 2014, in aerial and drone stock footage of the world, representing the best work of more than 150 contributors.
Our mission is to aggregate a highly-curated collections of stunning aerial images that are legally shot, and to distribute it worldwide through HOsiHO.com and our network of partners (global portals and image bank leaders)
We would be proud to represent your best aerial videos, whether taken by drone, helicopter, microlight, airplane or even a balloon, provided they are duly authorised by local regulations!
Our clients want stock footage that show the essence of every location from above!
We always need any aerial image showing World heritage: the most beautiful landscapes, towns, villages, cities and monuments. Filmed at all seasons, at the most beautiful hours with new and dramatic angles (drone effect for example, or Cineflex).
All major and secondary sites and landmarks, plus all outdoor activities.
News topics are not required unless they have long-term selling potential (e.g. for archive footage).
We are also fond of images representing concepts such as:
- Beauty in Nature
- Pollution and Climate Change
All those conceptual images can be shot anywhere and are highly in demand by our buyers.
|What HOsiHO has to offer :|
- Perfect knowledge of the aerial photography and aerial filming world: managed by Sami Sarkis, image creator for 30 years, represented by major agencies like Getty and Age Fotostock
- High-end positioning: only open to talented photographers and filmmakers, working in compliance with all aviation regulations. Our collections are highly-curated
- Clear and strong identity with specialised collections seen from above: little competition, we occupy a niche market in which recommendation and awareness is paramount
- Good ranking on Google and all social networks because beautiful images that can’t be found will never sell!
- Super-fast E-commerce website, professional and bilingual french/english: we aim to sell to the four corners of the world!
- In-house development relevant keywords that accompany each image, to make it easier for buyers and increase your chances of sales
- Fair selling price that satisfies both the authors and buyers: no low-cost prices or microstock!
- Your images directly on the screens of the most important international image buyers via our website and our distribution network(global portals and image bank leaders)
- Pool of hundreds of loyal customers in audiovisual production and TV companies
- You earn 50% from any sale
- A Facebook Group open to any aerial shooter, dedicated to unfilled customers aerial images needs
- Shoot-On-Demand: our shooting on demand service, via our network of partners
- An exclusive drone network in France, with pilots selected among our most talented contributors
- Dynamic online marketing and presence at the biggest trade fairs: PixDay in Paris, NABShow in Las Vegas, FootageMarketplace in London, SunnySide in La Rochelle, MipCom in Cannes, VEM in Saint-Raphaël, ...
How to apply as a contributor,
and start earning money from your aerial & drone footage ?
- First, you need to contact us through this Contributor Application Form: we ask you to provide a link to your online best aerial images or portfolio so we can do an initial evaluation.
- If your work meets our quality standards and search criteria, we will offer you a non-exclusive contributor agreement. Non-exclusive means that you'll still be able to sell your images elsewhere, or directly, and of course use them for your own promotion.
- You must be the author of the submitted images, or his/her accredited representative
Basic principles regarding your copyright
- You keep the physical and intellectual property (‘property rights’)
- You give us only the right to sell on your behalf (non-exclusive representation)
- You can still sell them yourself or through other non-exclusive agencies nearly at the same price than through HOsiHO!
- The customer does not buy a picture or film, just the right to use it under a license that the agency charges for.
To find out even more, download our previous press releases