Photo Requests

For media professionals, learn more about downloading pictures and their rightful use in publications by media professionals.

View and Download Photos

Images downloaded from are intended for editorial use in newspapers, magazines and other periodicals that promote Pittsburgh and Its Countryside. They may also be used by tour operators and as attendance builders to promote meetings and conventions taking place in the Pittsburgh area. Items containing the photographs may not be made available for sale.

High-resolution photographs are available for use and can be previewed through our Photo Download Center. Categories include skyline shots, city bridges, important local attractions, the David L. Lawrence Convention Center, the downtown business district, Point State Park, public art and neighborhoods. The Photo Search option facilitates image searching by keyword.

As a member of the press, we invite you to register with us, so that you can conveniently request and download high-resolution images from our photo library anytime in the future.

Before downloading images, you will be asked to register your request with VisitPITTSBURGH. Once your request is approved, your password will be activated and downloading will be enabled. Please credit VisitPITTSBURGH or the photographer noted for any published photographs.

Additional photography is available. If you do not see the exact shot you are looking for, please contact us for further assistance.

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