For over 18 years I have been empowering advertisers, brands, and publishers with creative stock photography and illustration. I’ve worked directly with the largest corporations to small businesses and self-publishers.

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Please contact me with any image research questions or for licensing quotes. Some of my artwork on this site is available for licensing as well.

Terry Smith

For nearly 20 years I licensed my work directly through

Thousands of photographs, plus new content, are still available for licensing directly from me; however, I no longer operate a dedicated stock licensing site.

My photography and illustration have been extensively licensed world-wide with credits including many book covers, calendars, consumer goods, display advertising, TV commercials, annual reports, and many more.

My travel photography in particular has appeared in books by National GeographicTravel+Leisure, DK and many others; travel guides by Fodor’s, Frommer’s, Insight City Guides, Lonely Planet, AARP and others; magazines including National Geographic Traveler, Smithsonian MagazineMen’s Journal, Discover, and BBC Countryfile; and major websites including the aforementioned brands as well as,,,,,, and many others.

I do not have tear sheets for the vast majority of my published work.

Here are a few selections that I do have:

  • Torn Heart book cover by Terry Smith for Danielle Steel's Betrayal novel.
  • Book Cover for PARIS: The Story of a Great City
  • Photo-based digital illustration featuring a judge's gavel used on book cover
  • Terry Smith's photo of Medici Fountain, Jardin du Luxembourg, Paris was used on the cover of The Candidate by Zareh Vorpouni
  • licensed Terry Smith's photo of I. M. Pei’s "Louvre Pyramid" in the courtyard of the Musée du Louvre for an article.
  • Pistol image licensed for book cover El Rendentor by Jo Nesbo
  • Photograph of Crystal Bridges Museum in Bentonville, Arkansas by Terry Smith published in Travel + Leisure.
  • Casco Bay in Maine photographed by Terry Smith and licensed by Travel + Leisure
  • Double-spread photograph of Crystal Bridges Museum in Bentonville, Arkansas by Terry Smith published in Travel + Leisure's book 100 Greatest Trips.
  • Photograph of elderly woman holding an iPhone licensed for a website
  • Flag photograph by Terry Smith used as an element in the book cover for Ed Gorman's Flashpoint
  • Winter's Bone book cover by photographer Terry Smith
  • Photograph of Hot Springs National Park by Terry Smith used in National Geographic Traveler
  • Oahu, Hawaii photograph by Terry Smith published on National Geographic's website two years in a row for Top Ten Beaches
  • Photograph of Devil's Den State Park in Arkansas by Terry Smith published in Men's Journal.
  • Communities Unlimited annual report featuring a cover photograph of Bentonville, Arkansas by Terry Smith
  • Photograph by Terry Smith of Harry's Bar in Paris licensed by The Telegraph
  • Redwoods National Park image in Discover Magazine
  • Lightbulb illustration used for Essentials of Intellectual Property book cover
  • Flaming salsa photographed by Terry Smith published in WRAPAROUND: The Year in Vision 2004
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