Before getting into the nitty gritty it’s worth noting that Antony and AJCImaging is honored by those that share and enjoy the images that are produced with, quite literally, hours – if not days – of work and diligence. We share these images because we believe that art is to be shared and not stashed away from the inquiring eyes of the world. It is for this reason that Antony opens his images up to the world via Creative Commons, non-commercial License.
This means that images can be used in one of two ways:
CREATIVE COMMONS LICENSE
With Creative Commons you are free:
•To Share: Copy, Distribute, and Transmit the image
•To Remix: Create Derivative works of the image
Under These Conditions:
•Attribution: Attribution to Antony Caldaroni and AJCImaging.com must be made along with the image.
•Non-Commercial: The image must not be used for commercial purposes under any circumstances. For clarity on what defines commercial use, please see the Sample Accepted Uses.
SAMPLE ACCEPTED USE OF THE CREATIVE COMMONS LICENSE:
•Blog Post describing a trip to the US Pacific North West
•Online article discussing the growing popularity of various photography styles
•A website for a school project about capturing light
•An individual using an image as a desktop background for the computer monitor
LICENSE TO COPYRIGHT
‘Commercial Use’ regarding the use of images online or offline is defined very broadly. The determination of commercial or non-commercial use is based on the contextual use of the image. The determination is NOT based on the tax-filing status of the entity using the image nor on whether or not a financial transaction takes place.
Commercial use of AJCImaging.com images is allowed only if expressly granted by AJCImaging.com. All commercial uses will incur a licensing fee.
Fees are based on the following criteria:
•Media – print, web, television, etc.
•Distribution Size – number of copies printed, viewing audience size, exposure (regional, national, international)
•Length of Use – 1 year, 2 years, etc.
•Prominence of Display – 1/4 page, 1/2 page, full page, spread, front cover, back cover, home page (online), interior page (online), etc.
All licensing inquiries should be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org
SAMPLE USE REQUIRING A LICENSE TO COPYRIGHT:
•A marketing campaign for a commercial entity (including non-profit organizations).
•A fund-raising campaign for a not-for profit entity.
•A background image for a website.
•License to create an individual print for use in a private home or place of business