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AP Archive represents some of the most extensive moving image collections, from all over the World. As well as being able to licence material from these collections that is within our news stories, we also have clipreels compiled on various subjects and for some collections, access to their entire database of footage.

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ABC News

1963 - Present

AP Archive is your source of quality footage from ABC News. Available to customers in Europe.

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British Movietone

1895 - 1986

Available for license from AP Archive, almost a century of news events, politics, celebrities, music, royals, sport, popular culture, fashion and social history.

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2011 - present

CCTV News Content (CCTV+) offers a Chinese perspective on international news – topics range from Chinese and global politics to war and the economy. To locate content, please use the search term ‘China Central Television’.

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Celebrity Footage

1987 - Present

Provides daily updates showcasing glamorous video of all the top stars on the red carpet at Award Shows, Movie Premieres, Charity Benefits and more.

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TV Globo

1965 - present

TV Globo video archive - the largest in South America - offers outstanding footage from the last 50 years, covering the main events in the region’s history from politics and economics to cultural changes and sport.

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SNTV Archive

1996 - present

The world's leading sports news video agency, including backgrounders, profiles, interviews, extreme and offbeat stories.

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1983 - 1992

Features and guests on the sofa of the iconic British breakfast show.

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Sipa USA

2022 - present

Sipa USA is a leading international media agency specializing in entertainment, news and sports content, with photographers and videographers throughout the world, giving you exclusive access to the top events of the day.

dia images

2021 - present

Dia images brings you visual news coverage from Turkey's leading Demirören Media Group, which consists of newspapers, news sites, TV channels, radio stations and more, and gives you access to cross-topic breaking and planned news from Europe and the Middle East.

Latin America News Agency

2021 - present

Latin America News Agency brings you the latest coverage of the most important news events, with a focus on Latin America. Thanks to a global network of correspondents, you can expect exclusive video content from the Spanish-speaking countries as well as the rest of the world.


2020 - present

StringersHub supply consumer-ready and viral video, giving you access to the latest coverage from breaking news events. Providing video content and UGC from videographers, stringers and eyewitnesses worldwide, StringersHub helps to meet the needs of the media world.


2020 - present

EditorialFootage is the global video offering from photojournalism agency NurPhoto. With an international network of reporters, NurPhoto provide fully-produced news packages and b-roll videos across breaking news, politics, foreign affairs, sports and entertainment. The EditorialFootage collection offers high-quality news video to enhance even your most demanding projects.


2016 - present

Founded by journalists as the world’s first social media-based newswire, Storyful help publishers and newsrooms around the world with sourcing and verifying user-generated content - from hard news to viral video content.


2019 - present

Spectee is a Tokyo-based online news agency that specialises in curating and publishing real-time social media UGC video. Their content includes Japanese and worldwide news, from accidents and disasters, to lifestyle and entertainment.


2018 - present

SWNS discover, verify and license breaking news, human interest and viral videos from around the world helping publishers connect with their audiences through this unique video content. SWNS have been at the forefront of news for over 40 years, delivering over 55,000 stories, 200,000 images and thousands of videos each year.

Agencia EFE

2018 - present

Agencia EFE is a trusted news agency with more than 80 years’ experience covering world news and events. Coverage includes news and world exclusives, features, business, lifestyle, entertainment, sports, and the environment.


2018 - present

Stringr provides video sourced from tens of thousands of amateur and professional videographers. Located in more than 190 media markets, Stringr’s highly responsive videographers cover topics ranging from hard breaking news and politics, to sports and entertainment.


2018 - present

ViralPress is a news and video organisation based in Asia that shoots original footage and licenses UGC from across the region and beyond. Content is consistently among the most viewed in the world – leaving viewers amazed, inspired, uplifted, entertained and informed.

Democratic Voice of Burma

2005 - present

Coverage of Burmese events and affairs.

KRT North Korea

1994 - present

The official broadcaster of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. AP Archive represents footage within our archive and can clear KRT material recorded from other sources.

BANG Showbiz

2018 - present

BANG Showbiz delivers the latest video news reports from the glittering world of entertainment. Coverage features the biggest movie stars and best-selling artists, top award shows, latest movie premieres, and hottest showbiz parties.

Nine Network Australia

1956 - Present

Nine Network Australia’s entire collection of news and current affairs archive footage available for license with AP Archive in Europe, the Middle East and the U.S.A.

RTR Russia

1994 - present

News stories from the Russian state broadcaster.

Thailand PBS

1996 - present

News from Thailand's Public Broadcasting Service, as well as it's predecessors iTV and TiTV.

RTL Germany

2018 - present

News from Germany's largest commercial broadcaster.

n-tv Germany

1993 - present

Video from the 24-hour German-language news channel.

Tech TV

2001 - 2004

The world of science and technology. Inventions and innovations. Communications, games, gadgets. and insights into the future.

Vatican TV

1994 - present

All major stories on the Pope, the Cardinals and all events and religious ceremonies taking place at the Vatican.

AP and Partners

1895 - Present

Explore content from AP and its partners, from ever-expanding collections including ABC News and CCTV to complete collections from the likes of British Movietone and TV-am.


1895 - Present

Discover content from AP - one of the largest and most trusted sources of independent newsgathering.

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