Digital License – Queen Mary



The Queen Mary is a grand ocean liner that was launched in 1936. She symbolizes a time when traveling was considered an art form. The ship was known for its luxury, elegance, and adventure. Her first trip was a transatlantic crossing that brought continents and people together. During World War II, the Queen Mary became a troopship, transporting soldiers across dangerous waters. After the war, she was transformed back into a floating palace where she hosted celebrities, dignitaries, and dreamers.

Like pilgrims to a revered shrine, photographers are irresistibly drawn to the Queen Mary. Why? Because this ship, with her rusted rivets and salt-kissed decks, whispers stories of a bygone era. Her silhouette, etched against the California sun, stirs nostalgia, evoking a past where time seemed to slow and dreams unfurled. The interplay of light on her weathered hull, the symmetrical grace of her smokestacks, and the ballet of seagulls around her masts all converge to create a visual symphony that captivates the soul.

Acquiring an image of the Queen Mary is more than just a visual delight. It’s a tangible connection to a shared heritage, a conversation catalyst, and a bridge between generations. You become a custodian of her history as you share tales of transatlantic voyages, wartime bravery, and starlit evenings on her decks. And who knows, you might even catch the faint echo of a jazz band playing in the ballroom, a testament to the ship’s vibrant past.

Location: Long Beach, California.

Media: Royalty-Free Digital License

Royalty-Free Digital License

This Royalty-Free License provides an all-encompassing license that does not restrict you to predetermined usage. Price is determined by the size of the image you license, and you can use the image as many times and in any format you need with the full understanding that this is a non-exclusive license subject to the following restrictions as to how the image is used:

  • This license allows you to use this image for promotional and editorial purposes (e.g., websites, blogs, brochures, mailers, business cards, etc.
  • This image cannot be used for advertising or promotional purposes, such as broadcast, print covers, etc.
  • This license does NOT include CD covers, inserts, or any other type of packaging.

If you desire exclusivity so that others cannot use the same image, please get in touch with an Art Specialist here.


  • Small (640 Pixels)  –  $125     /     Good for web-based-only usage.
  • Medium (2048 Pixels)  –  $250     /     Best for larger web usage (full-screen web, presentations, and small prints).
  • Large (4000 Pixels)  –  $500     /     Highest quality, allowing for maximum use across digital and print.