Coral Reef Image Bank

A collection of media-quality imagery and resources, made available FREE to support the global mission to save coral reefs.


2018 has been declared the International Year of the Reef, and it couldn't have come at a more important time. Coral reefs are in crisis – they could disappear on our watch and potentially within in our lifetime. It's not too late – together, we can solve this crisis. But first, we need to raise awareness. 

We've made all of these resources available free for non-commercial use so you can get creative and help make sure coral reefs are in the spotlight during this pivotal year. Over the past five years, our team has taken more than a million images of coral reefs as part of the XL Catlin Seaview Survey, and to make sure they are in the spotlight this International Year of the Reef, we are making the best of them free to use (for non-commercial purposes) to help generate support and investment for coral reef conservation.