This copyright statement applies to all photography & images found on this website. Please read carefully before downloading, linking to, or printing copies for use.

© Copyright 2011-2020 Vic Powles Photography All rights reserved.

I. Proprietary Rights

The photographs contained on this site are the property of Vic Powles Photography and are protected by United Kingdom and International copyright laws. All copyright, trademark, and other intellectual property rights in this site, are the property of Vic Powles Photography.

All Photographs on vicpowles.photography are copyrighted.

No permission, either express or implied, is granted for the electronic transmission, storage, retrieval, or printing of the photographs contained on vicpowles.photography, other than that which is related to the normal “caching” practices of web browsers and activities such as downloading solely for your personal enjoyment. No parties/individuals visiting or viewing images from vicpowles.photography, may otherwise copy, modify, publish, transmit, or distribute the contents of the photographs found herein. Express written permission must be granted, on behalf of the photographer (copyright holder, Vic Powles), in order to use these photographs for any purpose that is not outlined above.

Your use of vicpowles.photography or viewing of this statement indicates your acceptance of these conditions.

II. Personal Use Criteria

The following are a list of conditions where I, Vic Powles, give individuals permission to link to (or copy) JPEG images and other material at no charge:

You may print a copy of any photograph for personal reference without further permission.

Students are welcome to download images and incorporate them into school reports, presentations, etc. for free so long as proper credit/citation is given, without my further permission.

Anyone can download images from Desktops / Wallpapers for the express use of displaying them on screen on any personal computer that is not being used for commercial or public viewing purposes.

III. Free Web Usage Criteria

The following conditions define my authorization for use of my image on the Web and social media, free of charge, so long as proper attribution of copyright is given to me, Vic Powles Photography and include the web address vicpowles.photography, the logo/watermark should remain visible on the image.

You may make LINKS to the images on pages you maintain for yourself for personal, non-commercial use.

If you are preparing FREE online site guides for other photographers, bloggers, and photograph forums, you may make use of these images, BUT ONLY IF YOU ATTRIBUTE THEM AS DESCRIBED ABOVE.

IV. Commercial Use

Those persons who wish to use the photography found on this site in a commercial fashion must receive written consent from me, Vic Powles, prior to its commercial use. To obtain consent, interested parties should send an e-mail to vic@vicpowles.photography . In that e-mail the following should be addressed:

Image(s) you would like to use

Where they will be displayed

How they will be displayed

Intent of its display

Duration of their public viewing

Any other information you feel would be useful

Any commercial use of my photography without prior consent is a violation of United Kingdom and International copyright law.

V. Copyright Protection Tactics

In attempts to maintain the integrity of the copyrighted photographs found on this site, several copyright protection methods have been utilized. Some of these tactics include, but are not limited to:

Placement of watermarks

Resizing of images

Conversion of images to low resolution for web use

If you would like to use a specific photograph with some of the copyright protection tactics removed, please e-mail me at vic@vicpowles.photography and describe what the intended use of the imagery with the copyright protections tactics reduced.