At VSCO, we believe in an open, honest and trusting community that is and always will be creator-first. We want to create and maintain a safe space for creators like you to experiment freely, be inspired and make meaningful connections. These community guidelines are intended to help us do just that, to ensure our community remains positive, supportive and trusted. Thank you for doing your part in building our community.
If you come across anyone in our community or content that appears to violate these guidelines, here is how to report it to us.
Be kind to one another. Share who you are and be respectful of the VSCO Community.
Horrifying, violent, or distressing content has no place on VSCO. Please do not post content such as:
Content or activity that is abusive or negatively impacts others within the VSCO Community is not allowed. This includes:
There's no place for hate on VSCO. Please do not post content that:
Harmful behavior that could put others within the VSCO community at risk is not allowed. This includes content that:
If you or someone you know is considering self-harm or suicide, here are resources for you to seek support or assistance.
Ensure a positive and safe experience on VSCO by creating and sharing quality content.
Illegal conduct as well as the creation and distribution of inappropriate content can disrupt the experience we provide to anyone in the VSCO Community. The following is not allowed:
VSCO is not a place for the promotion of hateful activities. This includes:
VSCO uniquely provides a space for quality content and creation. Overtly sexualized content (including content digitally created or enhanced) that disrupts this experience is not permitted on VSCO. This includes:
We also do not allow sexually suggestive content that is intended to arouse or that is focused on the genitals, anus, buttocks, or private body parts that would typically be covered by a bathing suit.
Exceptions to the above restrictions:
Any content involving child nudity, sexual exploitation, and abuse is strictly prohibited. This type of content will be removed and promptly reported to the proper authorities. This includes:
We may sometimes take down content that contains nudity, even if posted by a family member, to protect your child’s privacy.
Connect with others in a genuine and meaningful way to positively impact the community.
Misleading or false content can hamper the creation of genuine connections on VSCO. This includes:
Be honest in your conduct and interactions on VSCO. The following content and behaviors are not allowed:
VSCO celebrates original expression: keep VSCO as a place where creators can experiment freely and authentically.
We ensure the protection of someone’s identity by prohibiting the solicitation or disclosure of any personally identifiable or private information of others or your own, such as:
VSCO serves as a safe space for creativity and inspiration. We ensure the protection of someone’s ownership of works by prohibiting the following:
Use this form to file a claim if you believe someone has used your or someone else's work (as their authorized representative) without permission.
VSCO is a place for self-expression, so be yourself. We prohibit content that misrepresents such as: