Our collections include more than two million photographs. In addition to approximately 10,000 photographic works of art, the collections include magazine photographs, advertising photographs, fashion photographs, documentary photographs, portraits, album photographs, architectural photographs, landscape photographs and nature photographs. On this page you can have a closer look at our collections.
Take a look at our collections! There are hundreds of free-to-use photographs on our Flickr Commons account. When reusing the images, please include an attribution to the photographer and the Finnish Museum of Photography. When using the photos online, please also provide a link to our Flickr page, so others can explore and use our collections.
The website Kuvia kaikille has a selection of press photographs from the newspaper Uusi Suomi, from 1950s and 1960s. The photos can be used and shared freely. The Uusi Suomi Collection, an archive of 2.5 million negatives was donated to our museum by Alma Media / Iltalehti.