Terms and Conditions

This site is owned and operated by CREATIVAIMAGES.COM Your use of this website and any materials available herein identifies that you agree to the following terms of use (hereinafter referred to “Terms of Use”). If you do not agree to these terms then you should leave this website immediately (hereinafter referred to as “Site”, not use any of the materials available herein, and/or not subscribe to this service.

CREATIVAIMAGES.COM ROYALTY-FREE LICENSING TERMS & CONDITIONS

All the files available on CREATIVAIMAGES.COM are protected by United States and international copyright laws and treaties. CREATIVAIMAGES.COM and/or the artists who provide content and/or Images to CREATIVAIMAGES.COM own all rights, including the copyrights in and to the Images CREATIVAIMAGES.COM. and/or its Submitters reserve all rights in and to the Images not expressly granted to you by the terms of this license.

By this Agreement, CREATIVAIMAGES.COM grants you a personal, non-exclusive, non-transferable, right to use and reproduce images in the following ways, subject to the limitations set forth herein and in Part III hereof:

PART I: Terms specific to FREE STOCK PHOTOS

If you download and use our image you MUST publish a credit line with a link to our site on the same page or screen where the picture is used. Please see an example below;

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Image by Creativa

If you are unable or unwilling to comply with this term then you must purchase the Image  in order to use it. Publishing an acknowledgement is optional for purchased images.

PART II: Permitted Uses

1. Print media (provided that such use is not intended to allow the re-distribution or re-use of the Content), including advertising and promotional materials, editorial publications, books, magazines, newspapers, and newsletters

3. Multimedia presentations, including film and video presentations, and broadcast and theatrical exhibitions;

4. Reproductions for personal use, provided they are not for resale, license, or other distribution;

5. Documents in connection with Licensee’s business, such as business cards, letterhead, brochures, catalogs, advertising or promotional posters, displays for use in conventions and trade shows, provided the Content is not incorporated into or functions as a logo, trademark, or service mark and provided the aggregate reproduction of any Content is five hundred thousand (500,000) or less;

6. Derivative works incorporating the Content, provided Licensee acknowledges that the right to produce derivative works incorporating the Content in no way grants to Licensee or any other party any right to the intellectual property or other rights to the Content, and provided Licensee does not use the Content in any electronic template or application, including those that are internet-based, where the purpose is to create multiple impressions of an electronic or printed product, including but not limited to: website designs, presentation templates, electronic greeting cards, or any other electronic or printed matter without obtaining a license for such purpose;

7. Use or display the Content in any item intended for resale, license, or other distribution or for use in “print on demand” products, including but not limited to t-shirts, postcards, posters, mugs, artwork, calendars, etc. provided the aggregate reproduction of any Content is two thousand (2,000) or less; and

8. Additional uses approved in writing by Licensor.

PART III: Restrictions on Use

Licensee may not:

1. Sub license, sell, distribute, assign, convey, or transfer the Content, this Agreement, or any of its rights under this Agreement;

2. Sell, license, or distribute its final product in such a way that allows others to extract or access the Content as a stand-alone file;

3. Use or display the Content in any item intended for resale, license, or other distribution or for use in “print on demand” products, including but not limited to t-shirts, postcards, posters, mugs, artwork, calendars, etc. more than two thousand (2,000) times without first obtaining an Enhanced License;

4. Incorporate the Content into a logo, trademark, or service mark;

5. Distribute, post, or upload the Content online or on a server in a downloadable format or enable it to be distributed via mobile telephone devices;

6. Use the Content in any electronic template or application, including those that are internet-based, where the purpose is to create multiple impressions of an electronic or printed product, including but not limited to: website designs, presentation templates, electronic greeting cards, or any other electronic or printed matter;

7. Use any Content in any way that is in Licensor’s reasonable opinion pornographic, defamatory, obscene, offensive, libelous, or in any way illegal, whether directly or in context or juxtaposition with specific subject matter and/or other materials;

8. Use any Content in any way that infringes on any copyright, trade name, trademark, service mark, or intellectual property;

9. Use Content that depicts a person as part of any use involving sensitive subjects, including, without limitation, topics that may depict the subject matter of the Content in a negative or unfavorable light, that subject persons to ridicule, that imply illegal activities, and topics regarding all sexual issues, feminine hygiene, incontinence, impotence, sexually transmitted diseases, teen pregnancy, abortion and adoption, welfare or economic aid, dating agencies, substance abuse, physical or mental abuse, alcohol, drugs, tobacco, homosexual or alternative lifestyles, political or religious affiliation, medical conditions or procedures, other health and mental health issues, or the disparagement of a person or product;

10. Use Content in any way in connection with or condoning illegal activities of any kind, including unlawful internet gambling;

11. Use Content featuring a model in a manner that would lead a reasonable person to believe that the model personally uses or endorses a product or service, without accompanying such use with a written statement that indicates that the person is a model and the Content is being used for illustrative purposes only;

12. Reproduce the Content or any part of the Content, on its own or otherwise, more than five hundred thousand (500,000) times without first obtaining an Enhanced License;

13. Use any Content to promote a business that sells or licenses photographic products, or otherwise competes with Licensor in any manner;

14. Download, stockpile, or otherwise store Content not used within the Term;

15. Remove any copyright, trademark, identification number, or other proprietary right from the Content;

16. Use an automated program to download images; and

17. Ship, transfer, or export any Content into any country where such Content is prohibited, or use any Content in any manner prohibited by any export laws, restrictions, or regulations.

18. Use an Image other than as specified in PART I.

19. Use an Image marked “Editorial Use Only” for commercial purposes. Please see our Editorial License below.

CREATIVAIMAGES.COM ROYALTY-FREE LICENSING TERMS & CONDITIONS

You will need to purchase an extended license for usages that are beyond the scope of our regular Royalty Free license. Our Enhanced License allows for unlimited runs for merchandising uses as well as high-viewership commercial uses.

CREATIVAIMAGES.COM ROYALTY-FREE LICENSING TERMS & CONDITIONS

Images that you download with the editorial license can only be used to illustrate truthful articles or broadcasts appearing in magazines, newspapers or any other editorial context, in either printed or electronic media. Buying the high-resolution image (purchasing the license) does not transfer the copyright. You may not claim that the image is your own and you may not sell, license for use, or in any way distribute the image.

Images included within the editorial section may include visible logos, or identifiable persons who didn’t sign a model release document. You are solely responsible for the usage given to such images. Please consider that editorial images are not meant for commercial usage and using them in a commercial context is against editorial terms.

All images used within editorial context or related must be accompanied by a visible credit line. You are required to include a copyright notice and author/agency credit next to each image used within editorial purposes.

The credit line format is “Copyright © CREATIVA (http://CREATIVAIMAGES.COM)”

SENSITIVE SUBJECTS

Any license granted by CREATIVAIMAGES.COM shall not constitute a representation that an Image is compatible for use with any other material. You are solely responsible for the use of any Image in combination with any other material, and you agree not to use Images with sensitive topics without CREATIVAIMAGES.COM separate written Agreement. Such sensitive topics include, but are not limited to: models with mental or physical health issues, social issues, sexual activity, sexual orientation or related, substance abuse, crime or other subjects that can be considered to be offensive or unflattering to any of the models included in the Image.

LIMITATION OF WARRANTY

EXCEPT AS PROVIDED IN THE END USER LICENSE AGREEMENT, IF ANY, THAT IS ATTACHED TO THE SITE, CREATIVAIMAGES.COM MAKES NO REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY WITH RESPECT TO ANY PRODUCT OR THE RELATED DOCUMENTATION AND TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW THE SITE IS DELIVERED “AS IS.” THE WARRANTY STATED HEREIN IS EXPRESSLY IN LIEU OF ALL OTHER WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTY OF ACCURACY, CORRECTNESS, RELIABILITY, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT, AND SUCH WARRANTY CONSTITUTES THE ONLY WARRANTY MADE BY CREATIVAIMAGES.COM WITH RESPECT TO THE SITE, CONTENT AND MATERIALS. CREATIVAIMAGES.COM DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE CONTENT OR FUNCTIONS CONTAINED IN THE SITE WILL BE FREE FROM ERRORS, INTERRUPTIONS, OMISSIONS, DEFECTS, VIRUSES, OR OTHER DAMAGING ELEMENTS, OR THAT CREATIVAIMAGES.COM WILL CORRECT ANY ERRORS, OMISSIONS OR DEFECTS.

YOU ASSUME THE COST OF SERVICE, REPAIRS OR CORRECTIONS TO YOUR HARDWARE, SOFTWARE OR OTHER EQUIPMENT. IN NO EVENT WILL CREATIVAIMAGES.COM OR ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, LICENSERS, SUPPLIERS OR DISTRIBUTORS BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, ECONOMIC, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE OR MATERIALS, EVEN IF CREATIVAIMAGES.COM HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IN NO EVENT WILL LIABILITY OF CREATIVAIMAGES.COMOR ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, LICENSERS, SUPPLIERS OR DISTRIBUTORS EXCEED THE AMOUNT PAID BY YOU, IF ANY, FOR ACCESSING OR USING THIS SITE, OR PURCHASING OR DOWNLOADING PRODUCTS FROM THIS SITE. BECAUSE SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

These Terms of Use contain the entire understanding of the parties hereto relating to any use of this Site and supersedes any prior written or oral agreement or understandings between the parties with respect to this Site, and cannot be changed or terminated orally. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Terms of Use will not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision of these Terms of Use. CREATIVAIMAGES.COM reserves the right to modify or terminate these Terms of Use without notice, if, at CREATIVAIMAGES.COM sole discretion, you fail to comply with any term of these Terms of Use. Upon termination, you must destroy all materials obtained from this Site, copies and related documentation thereof. In addition, CREATIVAIMAGES.COM reserves the right to terminate this Site without notice.

INDEMNIFICATION

You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless CREATIVAIMAGES.COM against all claims, liability, damages, costs and expenses, including reasonable legal fees and expenses, arising out of or related to a breach of this Agreement, the use of this site and the use of any Image either alone or in combination with any other material, your failure to abide by any restriction regarding the use of an Image, or any claim by a third party related to the use of an Image, alone or in combination with any other material.

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