Request API Keys

Before you can use the API you need to register and receive your API keys

Sign up to receive your API Key

Sign up to the Shotstack service to receive an API key, we'll email you keys for both a staging sandbox and a live production environment.

Keys are a random 40 character string that look something like:


Staging sandbox and production URL's are:

You can use your sandbox account as much as you like, rate limits apply and videos are watermarked.

Using your production key will use up your credits and may result in being charged.