Creative Briefs: Spring Agriculture


Agricultural stock footage is essential for various fields, including education, documentary filmmaking, politics, and farming businesses. As the vibrant spring season unfolds, there is an increase in demand for visually appealing videos that capture the essence of agricultural activity. Let’s look at the essential topics and imagery to make your spring agricultural stock movies useful and stand out.


Shotlist Thought Starters

Explore the most popular and most searched medical subcategories. Focus on home gardening with its human touch or “big business.” Find some examples below to ignite your inner muse.

Spring Planting

Spring marks the start of the planting season, providing numerous possibilities to capture the hustle and bustle of farmers preparing fields and sowing seeds.

  • Aerial shots of tractors planting: Farmers operating tractors equipped with seed drills leaving planting rows of crops in freshly tilled soil behind.
  • Hand planting: The human touch in agricultural practices, as farmers sow seeds by hand or using traditional methods, highlights the connection between humans and the land.
  • Seedling nurseries: Document the nurturing of seedlings in greenhouses or nurseries, highlighting the delicate transition from germination to transplanting them in the field.
  • Fieldwork: Showcase farmers engaged in tasks such as plowing, sowing seeds, fertilizing, and pesticide application, highlighting the manual labor and machinery involved in crop cultivation.

Springtime Growth

Help content creators witness the incredible transformation of fields as seeds germinate, crops bloom, and landscapes burst with striking and vibrant plant life.

  • Emerging crops: Capture the rise of young plants from the soil, including close-ups of young sprouts breaking through the earth’s surface.
  • Blossoming orchards: Express the romance of the fruit trees in full bloom, with all the delicate petals that mark the start of pollination and the promise of plentiful harvests.
  • Flowering fields: Drone shots and classic establishing shots showcasing beautiful wildflowers or flowering crops like sunflowers or rapeseed evoke a sense of natural beauty and biodiversity.

Agriculture Tech

Explore the relationship between innovation and agriculture, focusing on cutting-edge agricultural technologies. Concentrate on the aerial views of agricultural tech in action and detail shots.

  • Aerial views of agricultural machinery across vast fields, demonstrating precision planting and harvesting procedures, such as autonomous tractors, robotic harvesters, GPS-guided tech, etc.
  • Irrigation planes as they soar over parched fields, releasing water with perfect accuracy.
  • Capture the use of drones in agriculture, from crop monitoring and management to precision farming and aerial mapping.
  • Record farmers using digital platforms and mobile apps to monitor crops remotely and make informed decisions.


Submission Ideas

Pay close attention to composition and lighting to capture authentic scenes reflecting agricultural life’s essence. Use a variety of close-up shots, wide-angle views, and aerial perspectives that provide viewers with a rich and immersive experience. Highlight the natural beauty of agricultural landscapes, the vibrancy of farm activities, and the symbiotic interaction between humans, animals, and the land.

Get inspired by our collection of content we’re looking for here.


Suitable Keywords:

Our goal is to create a collection that supports diversity and inclusion. This is done by ensuring titles and keywords accurately and respectfully describe people of different races, ethnicities, disabilities, ages, religions, genders, and sexualities.

Make sure to always use inclusive language in your title, description, and keywords, and avoid offensive language, objectionable keywords, or stereotyped phrases that can be interpreted as being inappropriate and/or offensive, as it results in returning your items for additional edits from our curators or rejecting of your files.

Suitable keywords: farm, field, farmer, vineyard, plant, harvest, cow, wheat, tractor, pesticides, irrigation, greenhouse, chicken, fertilizers, agriculture worker, agriculture aerial, agriculture machine, agriculture timelapse, crops, cattle, farming aerial, agricultural technology, corn field, food production


Target Group

The target audience for agricultural stock footage includes diverse stakeholders, including agricultural organizations, educational institutions, filmmakers, environmental organizations, politics, and marketing companies.



  • Check out our marketplace for visual reference and inspiration.
  • Stand out and create something that pops out among the other search results.
  • Ensure your submission falls under commercial use by submitting the appropriate release forms when necessary.

TOP Image: Working The Fields Together. A Young Farm Couple Working The Fields. by IMAGO

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