Multimedia content needs to be properly cited just like a book or article. It's also important to understand when it's okay to re-use multimedia content. The following examples give some guidance:
Sometimes a multimedia image is copyrighted, but re-use qualifies as Fair Use. The concept of fair use means that there are some kinds of uses that do not require permission or payment. Typically, a "four-factor test" is applied to determine if fair use can be claimed or not when using copyrighted content.
Four Factor Test:
Ways to use Getty Images
Getty Images is strongly committed to upholding copyright and the rights of content creators. Getty also serves as a great resource for learning more about copyright as well as providing ways to use their content for free in certain situations.
Include as much of the following information: