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Bing Image Search

Add a variety of image search options to your app or website, from trending images to detailed insights.

Search for images and get comprehensive results

With Bing Image Search API v7, help users scour the web for images. Results include thumbnails, full image URLs, publishing website info, image metadata and more. With the API v7, discover new sorting and filtering options that simplify finding specific results in image searches and enable paging of results. Try out the demo. Submit a query via the search box or click on one of the provided examples.

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Image insights

Image metadata includes machine-generated captions, visually similar images, shopping and recipe sources, related image searches and more.

Image search filters

Narrow search results with filters, including image type, layout, freshness and licence.

Powerful statistics for your queries

Inform your strategic decisions with the Bing Statistics add-in. Quickly retrieve statistics such as your top queries, call volume, market distribution, response code summary and many more – and derive rich insights to advance your business. Visit the portal to consume these statistics. You can subscribe to Bing Statistics Add-in from Azure Portal.

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Trending images

Customise a search for trending images from around the world.

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Computer Vision

Distill actionable information from images

Face

Detect, identify, analyse, organise and tag faces in photos

Video Indexer PREVIEW

Unlock video insights

Content moderator

Automated image, text and video moderation

Custom Vision PREVIEW

Easily customise your own state-of-the-art computer vision models for your unique use case

Text Analytics

Easily evaluate sentiment and topics to understand what users want

Translator Text

Easily conduct machine translation with a simple REST API call

Bing Spell Check

Detecting and correcting spelling mistakes in your app

Content moderator

Automated image, text and video moderation

Language Understanding

Teach your apps to understand commands from your users

Bing Speech

Convert speech to text and back again to understand user intent

Speaker Recognition PREVIEW

Use speech to identify and verify individual speakers

Translator Speech

Easily conduct real-time speech translation with a simple REST API call

Custom Speech PREVIEW

Overcome speech recognition barriers like speaking style, background noise and vocabulary

Speech services PREVIEW

Unified speech services for speech-to-text, text-to-speech and speech translation

QnA Maker

Distill information into conversational, easy-to-navigate answers

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