Dare to Dream

14, 16 & 18 May 2019

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Press

Welcome to the Eurovision Song Contest online press centre. Our press team is fully dedicated to facilitating media professionals in their coverage.

Accreditation

Accreditation for the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv will open on 10 December 2018 via Accredion.

Alerts

To receive press alerts in your inbox, please sign up in our Newsletter Hub. You can unsubscribe at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in each email.

Artwork

Media may use the logo and theme artwork in editorial context only, following the guidelines. Commercial use is strictly prohibited, unless explicitly authorised by the EBU. Logo and artwork downloads are available on the Brand page.
Download the logo for the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv.

Contact details

Before reaching out to us, we invite you to take a look at our Questions & Answers page.
Email: [email protected] Phone: +41 22 7172500 (Monday to Friday from 10:30 to 19:00 CET)
Corporate media inquiries can be sent directly to the EBU Communications team.

Photo

Photo downloads

  • A selection of high-resolution images is available free of charge, these images may only be used by media for editorial purpose.
  • It is mandatory to credit the photographer in accordance with the copyright information provided with each image.
  • All imagery is updated throughout the year.
  • You can find the images in our Photo galleries (each image features a download link at the bottom)

Photo pool access

There are two photographer pools available at the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest:
  • Pool A provides access to a fixed pool position during the live shows, and is only available for a small number of international press/photo agencies, selected by the EBU. For access, please contact [email protected].
  • Pool B provides access to the stage after each live show, and is only available for one photographer per participating country, selected by the respective Participating Broadcasters. For access, please contact your broadcaster’s Head of Press. All pool photographers must be accredited to the event.

Video

Access Rules

Use of any Eurovision Song Contest related materials by non-rights holders is subject to the EBU's Access Rules. These Access Rules apply to any (audio)visual material created at the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest, such as live show footage, rehearsal footage, materials of the Opening Ceremony and press conferences. The EBU Access Rules for the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest can be download here, the Access Rules for the 2019 contest will be available shortly.

History footage

Looking for footage of previous Eurovision Song Contests, or wish to use footage from the live shows, press conferences or side events in news programmes, documentaries or otherwise? Please read the Access Rules. For archive enquiries please contact Gert Kark ([email protected]).

Embedding videos

Online media are welcome to embed videos from the official YouTube channel of the Eurovision Song Contest for editorial use when reporting on the Eurovision Song Contest only. Copy for re-use on YouTube and/or on other platforms strictly prohibited.