Copyright Statement

This copyright statement applies to all photography & images (other than any royalty free stock images which may have been used) found on this website, and any other sites found on the ianbarberphotography.co.uk domain. Please read carefully before downloading, linking to, or printing copies for use.

© Copyright 2020 Ian Barber. All rights reserved.

I. Proprietary Rights
The photographs contained on this, and any other site under the ianbarberphotography domain, are the property of Ian Barber and are protected by International copyright laws. All copyright, trademark, and other intellectual property rights in this site, are the property of Ian Barber.

All Photographs on ianbarberphotography.co.uk are copyrighted.
No permission, either express or implied, is granted for the electronic transmission, storage, retrieval, or printing of the photographs contained on ianbarberphotography.co.uk, 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 ianbarberphotography.co.uk, 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, Ian Barber), in order to use these photographs for any purpose that is not outlined above.

Your use of ianbarberphotography.co.uk or viewing of this statement indicates your acceptance of these conditions.

II. Personal Use Criteria
The following are a list of conditions where I, Ian Barber, 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 for 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 authorisation for use of my image on the Web, free of charge, so long as proper attribution of copyright is given to me, Ian Barber and include the web address ianbarberphotography.co.uk in said attribution:

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, Ian Barber, prior to its commercial use. To obtain consent, interested parties should use the contact form. In that form 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 commercial use of my photography without prior consent is a violation of  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 contact me and describe what the intended use of the imagery with the copyright protections tactics reduced.

IV. Copyright Infringement is Serious
The act of infringing on a copyright is a very serious business and is punishable by fines and/or imprisonment. I have worked very hard to present you with a quality photographic experience and I kindly ask that you will refrain from copying anything from the site onto your own hard drive, diskette(s), printer, etc. You are welcome to copy the hyperlinks to other sites found on ianbarberphotography.co.uk but I ask that you do no copy any of the graphics, photographs, or articles from this site for your own use (other than the terms stated above). Doing so is an infringement of  International copyright laws.