DVIDS is a state-of-the-art, 24/7 operation that provides a timely, accurate and reliable connection between the media around the world and the U.S. military serving around the world.
Through a network of portable Ku-band satellite transmitters located in-theater and a distribution hub in Atlanta, Georgia, DVIDS makes available real-time broadcast-quality video, still images and print products as well as immediate interview opportunities with service members, commanders and subject matter experts.Social Media Policy
On the DVIDS social media sites, we strive to provide a variety of news
related to all branches of the U.S. Armed Forces with the assistance of
military public affairs produced content.
While this is an
open forum, it's also a family friendly one, so please keep any comments
clean. In addition to keeping it family friendly, we ask that you
follow our posting guidelines here. Posts will be removed if they violate the guidelines listed below.
-We do not allow graphic, obscene, explicit or racial comments or
submissions nor do we allow comments that are abusive, hateful or
intended to defame anyone or any organization.
-We do not
allow solicitations or advertisements. This includes promotion or
endorsement of any financial, commercial or non-governmental agency.
Similarly, we do not allow attempts to defame or defraud any financial,
commercial or non-governmental agency.
-We do not allow comments that suggest or encourage illegal activity.
-Apparent spamming or trolling will be removed and may cause the author(s) to be blocked from the page without notice.
-You participate at your own risk, taking personal responsibility for
your comments, your username and any information provided.
All information posted to social media sites will be unclassified. No
FOUO (for official use only), or classified information should ever be
The appearance of external links on this site does not
constitute official endorsement on behalf of Defense Video Imagery and
For more information, visit the DoD Social Media user agreement at: http://www.defense.gov/socialmedia/user-agreement.aspx