Cost of images

Starting charge (1/2 hour research) per image (no result, no charge)

€ 55,-

Additional research

€ 20,- per 15 min.

Reproduction costs digital for PC or Mac (72 dpi)

€ 7,50

Reproduction costs digital for print (300 dpi)

€ 12,50

Handling costs*

€ 17,50

Handling costs the Netherlands**

€ 25,-

Handling costs outside the Netherlands**

€ 45,-


€ 3,-

Advice on digitalisation and/or design of database

Based on stimate

RU-employees and departments do not pay VAT

* These costs will be charged if the image material is chosen from our own collection

** These costs apply only if image material is ordered from third parties (at home or abroad). Costs include shipping a complimentary copy to image supplier.

For special projects, for example illustrating a whole book,  special arrangement on charges can be made

For urgent orders (within 24 hours) an extra 10% of the research costs will be charged

All prices are excluding 21% VAT and excluding any copyrights

The requested image may be used only once. For re-use of the same image the CKD charges 50% of the original invoice, excluding any costs that an image supplier charges for reuse.

NB: Extra costs are charged to the client. This includes costs for Federal Express or recording/renting of images by third parties.