Bing Image Search API

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.

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

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Customize a search for trending images from around the world.

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