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sci-fi scene showing the man holding a magic umbrella destroying futuristic city, digital art style, illustration painting

They're essentially limitless

Illustration are only limited by the imagery you can conjure in your head and are therefore perfect when you want to convey fantasy scenes or abstract emotions.
Seamless pattern with Pop Art elements of eyes and lips. Fashionable comic vector retro illustration.

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You can build a marketing campaign using illustrations knowing your campaign will flow nicely from channel-to-channel with a consistent aesthetic.
Young adult person Protecting herself against libel, slander, and defamation through social networks. Digital domain and emotional intelligence concept.

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Illustrations can pack a punch, and often one design can illustrate a strong message.

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Aerial view of Fin whale (Balaenoptera physalus) lunge-feeding, with mouth open and throat pouch distended, southern Sea of Cortez (Gulf of California), Baja California, Mexico.

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A crocodile-faced financier keeps the world in the throats concept of reckless and cruel finance
Abstract trendy drawing of a tiger. Colored head of a tiger. Isolated. Tiger - a symbol of 2022.
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Close-up of a woman with facial mask on her face.
Child parent separation and parental communication problem psychology as a family challenge concept with 3D illustration elements.
Climate change and global warming concept. The illustration shows a hand wearing a watch in flames which warning us that climate challenge is a matter.
Sun setting over idyllic rural community.
Circle of arms interlocked and helping hands. Diverse community and teamwork support each other by interlock hands and arms directly below in a meeting.

Stock illustration frequently asked questions

What are stock illustrations? 

Stock illustrations refer to graphics and artwork that's available for licensing from stock image websites or platforms. On Alamy we have thousands of illustrations available for you to license.

What is the difference between stock illustrations and stock vectors? 

Both stock vectors and illustrations are available to licence on Alamy, but they do differ in their creation, and depending on your requirements will depend on which you need. Vectors are EPS ready files which are scalable and editable, whereas illustrations can contain vectors and raster based artwork, meaning they may not be editable.