Digital Photographic Images

Image File Usage Agreement

Please read these terms carefully. Images may be used only in accordance with these terms. These are outlined in easy-to-follow instructions below and to the right - for further clarification scroll down to the expanded instructions.

● If you use a downloaded image within a book or other printed media you must credit www.digital-photographic-images.co.uk in any accompanying text and credits. In addition you may only publish the image supplied by us.
● If you use an image on a website, including forums and blogs, you MUST place a text hyperlink to this website at www.digital-photographic-images.co.uk.
● Postcard images purchased from our e-bay shop are for personal use only and may not be reproduced or published without our permission.
● Images may be used for personal, family or educational purposes.
● You can print copies for your own personal use in any size, but you may not re-sell it, or re-distribute it.
● Photos may be used in products that are sold, but only where the photos are used for illustration purposes.
● Like above rule for websites, if you use an image in an e-mail, you must place a text hyperlink within the e-mail to www.digital-photographic-images.co.uk
● If you use an image in printed media, you must credit www.digital-photographic-images.co.uk as the image source. This includes newspapers, magazines, journals, newsletters and other literature.
● If you use an image in PowerPoint, Word and similar applications you must credit www.digital-photographic-images.co.uk as the image source.

File Usage Agreement - Expanded Instructions

Customers are required to follow these terms and conditions when using the website located at www.digital-photographic-images.co.uk and use of the website indicates your acceptance of these terms and conditions which applies to all material on the website and downloaded via e-mail.

Section 1 Use of Image Files

Digital Photographic Images [www.digital-photographic-images.co.uk] licenses to customers the use of image files only as provided below on a non-exclusive and non-transferable basis upon payment of the required fees. All other rights to the image files and any accompanying material such as copyright are retained by Digital Photographic Images [www.digital-photographic-images.co.uk].

Section 2 Consent

You must be at least 18 years of age to use the website and accept this Agreement. Digital Photographic Images [www.digital-photographic-images.co.uk] may require any customer to provide sufficient proof that they are at least 18 years of age. Minors can access Digital Photographic Images [www.digital-photographic-images.co.uk] only by having their parent or legal guardian purchase images on their behalf. When buying digital images, the parent or legal guardian authorises the minor to use and agrees to be bound personally by the terms and conditions of this agreement.

Section 3 Intellectual Property and Privacy Laws

You acknowledge that the content available through the website is the property of Digital Photographic Images [www.digital-photographic-images.co.uk] and is protected by copyright and possibly other intellectual property laws. Furthermore, you acknowledge that trademarks and copyrights of the subject matter depicted in the images are subject to protection by intellectual property laws and that you must obtain consent from the owners of the intellectual property when necessary to comply with intellectual property laws. In the absence of an explicit written statement issued by Digital Photographic Images [www.digital-photographic-images.co.uk], you should assume that no consent from persons or owners of property depicted in an image has been given regarding publication and that model and property releases are not available from Digital Photographic Images [www.digital-photographic-images.co.uk]. In addition, Digital Photographic Images [www.digital-photographic-images.co.uk] makes no claims or warranties as to the validity of the model or property releases associated with any image and such releases should be verified by you and that such usage shall be at your risk.

Section 4 Prohibited Uses of Image Files

Without a Special Licence, you may not:
1. Print the photo or image as a poster, postcard, greeting card, on a mug, shirt, hat, mouse pad, art print, painting, calendar. You should not use the image on computers where the image is shared or distributed to a number of users.
2. Display or post images obtained from Digital Photographic Images [www.digital-photographic-images.co.uk] in a public arena such as a gallery or library in a file size larger than 600 pixels. However, if your image is larger than 600 pixels and is an integrated part of a product, design, template or website, this is acceptable.
3. Use images in any way that constitutes a violation of the rights of individuals such as defamation or intrusion on privacy.
4. Use images in any way that violates civil and criminal laws such as those regulating obscenity, fraudulent schemes, counterfeiting etc.
5. Post any file obtained from the website in a gallery format designed or intended to facilitate transfers of files via the Internet by individual users.
6. Re[sell or distribute any file obtained from the website unless the image is an integrated part of the product being re-sold, and comprises less than 50% of the overall product, page layout or design [please see permitted uses below].
7. Reverse engineer, decompile, or disassemble any part of a file or accompanying materials except as permitted by law. However, as outlined in permitted uses [below] you may alter the image file to suit your visual needs.
8. Use any part of an image as a trademark, service mark, logo, or part thereof.
9. Remove any copyright or trademark information from any place in the files or accompanying materials.

Section 5 Permitted Uses of Image Files

You may:
1. Display image files in any manner not prohibited by the agreement [see above section] provided that you include the copyright information from the image file in the form of a legally effective copyright notice. This should be in the following form:
"© Image from www.digital-photographic-images.co.uk".
2. Modify or alter images as necessary for your use, as allowed for elsewhere in these terms and conditions. All photos, art, images or files taken from Digital Photographic Images [www.digital-photographic-images.co.uk] and integrated into any derivative work are still copyrighted by Digital Photographic Images [www.digital-photographic-images.co.uk]. By purchasing a downloaded file from Digital Photographic Images [www.digital-photographic-images.co.uk] you are not purchasing the copyright to the image files. If requested by Digital Photographic Images [www.digital-photographic-images.co.uk], you agree to execute a written assignment of any such copyrights with respect to such derivative work.
3. In the normal course of workflow, convey to third parties such as printers a temporary copy of a file that is integral to your work product and without which the product could not be completed.
4. Print a copy of the photo for your own use in any size, but you may not re-sell it, or re-distribute it to others in any way.
Acceptable uses include but are not limited to books, website designs, business cards, website and electronic educational templates [e.g. Microsoft Powerpoint], advertisements, newsletters, flyers, brochures, promotional materials, demonstrations, presentations, trade show signage and other uses where the image is not a definitive main part of your product.
If the usage of any image is not outlined here, you may be able to purchase and use the image with a Special Licence.

Section 6 Copyright of Text

Text detail is included with most images to help browsers select appropriate material for download. It is subject to copyright and may not be copied. In accessing these webpages, you undertake not to copy, store in any medium [including in any other website], distribute, transmit, re-transmit, broadcast, modify, or show in public any text included on the Digital Photographic Images website without the prior written permission of the site's owners or in accordance with the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988. However, customers can contact the website to seek permission to use text within their projects.

Section 7 Assumption of Risk

You expressly agree that use of all images, files, or software distributed by Digital Photographic Images [www.digital-photographic-images.co.uk] is at your sole risk. Digital Photographic Images [www.digital-photographic-images.co.uk] does not warrant or guarantee that files or images on the website are free from copyright or other intellectual property concerns.

Section 8 Disclaimers

All image files distributed by Digital Photographic Images [www.digital-photographic-images.co.uk] are provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis and without warranties or conditions of any kind either express or implied. File sizes are generally accurate but approximate. Generally, images are slightly larger than those specified. Furthermore, Digital Photographic Images [www.digital-photographic-images.co.uk] assumes no responsibility for any actions or liabilities arising from their possession or use. Digital Photographic Images [www.digital-photographic-images.co.uk] disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, including but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. Under no circumstances shall Digital Photographic Images [www.digital-photographic-images.co.uk] be liable to you or any third-party for any indirect, consequential, incidental, special or punitive damages, including but not limited to lost profits and business interruption, irrespective of the type of cause of action, arising in any way from use of the website, even if Digital Photographic Images [www.digital-photographic-images.co.uk] is expressly advised of the possibility of such damages. In no event shall Digital Photographic Images [www.digital-photographic-images.co.uk] liability exceed the fees paid for the use of the files. No written information provided by Digital Photographic Images [www.digital-photographic-images.co.uk], shall create a warranty; nor shall the customer rely on any such information or advice. You acknowledge that this paragraph shall apply to all content, images, and services available through this website [www.digital-photographic-images.co.uk].

Section 9 Severability

Should any clause of this agreement be found unenforceable, that will not affect any other clause and each will remain in full force and effect.

Section 10 Entire Agreement

You acknowledge that you have read this agreement and agree to be bound by its terms and conditions. You further agree that it is the complete and exclusive statement of the agreement between you and Digital Photographic Images [www.digital-photographic-images.co.uk]. Digital Photographic Images [www.digital-photographic-images.co.uk] reserves the right, at its discretion, to revise this agreement at any time, and such revision shall be effective immediately upon the posting of the revised agreement on the website. You agree to review the agreement periodically to become aware of such revisions. Your continued use of Digital Photographic Images [www.digital-photographic-images.co.uk] following posting of the revised agreement on the website shall be deemed to be acceptance of all such revisions. You agree that by using this site or image files from this site, that you are bound by this agreement. This agreement evidences the complete understanding of the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof and may not be amended, modified or waived in whole or in part except in a writing signed by the parties.

Quick-View Menu of Image Uses

● Family Use
● Educational Resource
● Book Illustration
● Website Image
● Presentation
● Powerpoint Image
● Newsletter
● Brochure
● School Project
● Film or Video

● Postcard Print
● Art Print
● E-Cards
● Greeting Cards
● Online Galleries
● Calendars
● T-Shirts
● Hats
● Clothing
● Mugs
● Paintings
● Mouse Mats