Licensing

All Photos are Rights Managed, Editorial Use Only.

By purchasing the selected photo(s) you hereby agree and acknowledge that you are not acquiring any right, title or interest in or to the photo(s) or any associated copyrights, other then the right to possess, hold and use the photo(s) for personal, non-commercial purposes. Furthermore, you agree that you will:

(i) not scan, copy, duplicate, distribute or otherwise reproduce the photo(s)

(ii) not use the Images for any commercial purpose, without the express written consent of the photographer and

(iii) indemnify Ray Shiu Images and its affiliates, officers, members, managers, employees and agents against any claims, losses or damages incurred as a result of or in connection with your breach of the foregoing restrictions.

Personal Use License

(i) Purchased photo(s) for personal enjoyment not to be reproduced, in print, more than 3 (three) times.

(ii) Usage on social media sites as a profile picture only.

(iii) Usage for a period of 1 (one) year from date of purchase if used on social media.

One Time Use License:

(i) Purchased photo(s) are to be used in one project only with less than 99 (ninety nine) copies produced.

(ii) Usage for a period of 1 (one) year from date of purchase

Extended Use License

(i) Purchased photo(s) are to be used in one project only with more than100 (one hundred) copies produced.

(ii) Usage for a period of 1 (one) year from date of purchase

Prohibited Uses

  • install and use the photo(s) in more than one location or post a copy of the photo(s) on a network server or web server for use by other users;
  • sub-license, re-sell, rent, lend, assign, gift or otherwise transfer or distribute the photo(s) or the rights granted under these terms;
  • use any of the photo(s) as part of a trade-mark, design-mark, trade-name, business name, service mark, or logo;
  • use photo(s) for any commercial, promotional, endorsement, advertising or merchandising use. For clarification, in this Agreement “Editorial Use” means use relating to events that are newsworthy or of general interest and expressly excludes any advertorial sections (i.e. sections or supplements featuring brand and/or product names or sections or supplements in relation to which you receive a fee from a third-party advertiser or sponsor);
  • remove any notice of copyright, trade-mark or other proprietary right from any place where it is on or embedded in the photo(s)
  • use the photo(s) in a fashion that is considered by us or under applicable law to be pornographic, obscene, immoral, infringing, defamatory or libelous in nature, or that would be reasonably likely to bring any person or property reflected in the photo(s) into disrepute;
  • use the photo(s) in a way that places any person depicted in the photo(s) in a bad light or in a way that they may find offensive – this includes, but is not limited to, the use of images: a) in pornography, “adult videos” or the like; b) in ads or promotional materials for adult entertainment clubs or similar venues, or for escort, dating or similar services; and c) uses that are defamatory, or contain otherwise unlawful, offensive or immoral content. You may not use photo(s) containing the likeness of a person if such use implies that the model engages in any immoral or illegal activity or suffers from a physical or mental infirmity, ailment or condition;
  • use photo(s) in a manner that competes with our business including, but not limited to, displaying photo(s) in any format (including thumbnails) for download or Export on a website or offering photo(s) for sale;
  • incorporate the photo(s) in any product that results in a re-distribution or re-use of the photo(s) or is otherwise made available in a manner such that a person can extract or access or reproduce the photo(s) as an electronic file;
  • use or display the photo(s) in an electronic format that enables it to be downloaded, Exported or distributed via mobile devices or shared in any peer-to-peer or similar file sharing arrangement; or
  • use or display photo(s) in such a manner that gives the impression that the photo(s) were created by you or a person other than the copyright holder of the photo(s).

Please note that by purchasing a license to use the photo(s) on this site from us, you acknowledge that no transfer of copyright exists, and you are purchasing a license to use the media as per the terms set out in this agreement.

For any uses not listed here, or for questions regarding our licensing please CONTACT US.