Photo Licence Agreement

The license agreement describes how and what you can use our photos for. It supplement the Site Terms & Conditions and apply to all image downloads and to the use of the images by the downloader.

In case you have any questions, please write us an email at info@arthas.ch or call us at +41 77 978 36 96 (normal business hours CET).

Please be aware that the download-links of the products we provide to you after completing the payment working for your specific adress only and expire after 14 days. The download-links let you download the item max. 10 times. This is due to security reasons. Please contact us if your download link has expired and you still need it but keep in mind, that we can’t guarantee that the desired item is still in our catalogue.

Standard image licence

The STANDARD image licence grants you the right of:

  • The use of the image as digital reproduction for private and commercial purposes as part of designs and layouts, in journalism and press work, on websites, in mobile advertising, in online advertising, in social media, mobile “apps”, software, e-cards, e-publications (e-books, e-magazines, blogs, etc.), email marketing, in online media (including on video-sharing services such as YouTube or Vimeo) and incorporated into film, video or television series (up to a production value/budget of 10’000 USD).
  • The use of the image printed in physical form as cover art (eg CD oder Blu-Ray), letterhead and business cards, billboards, as part of product packaging and labeling or in the advertising and copy of tangible media, including magazines, newspapers and books (up to a printrun of 500’000 units).
  • Using the image with the acknowledgement of the copyrights owners (eg. LENSSCOPE Photography) and sources (eg. simonrouge.com). See more informations below under “Mention of opyrights owners and source”.

The STANDARD image licence DOES NOT grant you the right of:

  • Using the image without acknowledging the copyright owners and sources (eg “Simon Rouge Photography / simonrouge.com”
  • Using the image as part of a physical product (printed) for more than 500’000 units.
  • Using the image incorporated into film, video or television series with a production value/budget of more than 10’000 USD.
  • Using the image with the aim of allowing third parties to use it for their own products (eg. as part of templates for websites, posters, presentations or postcards).
  • Using the image for the duplication and distribution by itself and not as part of a piece of work (eg. layout, design, editorial, etc.). This also includes products like posters, postcards, e-cards, articles of clothing, mouse pads, mugs and similar products on which the image is entirely or primarily shown without any text or other graphics and the value of which is generated solely by the image to a large extent.

Mention of copyrights owners and source:

  • When using the STANDARD licence, the downloader is required to name the photographer and the source when using the image (eg. “LENSSCOPE Photography / simonrouge.com”). This acknowledgement has to be clear (eg. visible on the print or in the imprint/impressum as well as links on a website).

Please write us an email at info@arthas.ch if you need an EXTENDED image licence.

Extended image licence

If the STANDARD licence doesn’t furfill your needs, there is an option for an EXTENDED image licence. In any case, please write us an email at info@arthas.ch if you need an EXTENDED image licence. We will get in touch with you as soon as possible after receiving your request.

The EXTENDED image licence grants you the right of:

  • Using the image without acknowledging the copyright owners and sources (eg. “LENSSCOPE Photography / simonrouge.com”
  • Using the image as part of a physical product (printed) for more than 500’000 units.
  • Using the image incorporated into film, video or television series with a production value/budget of more than 10’000 USD.
  • Using the image with the aim of allowing third parties to use it for their own products (eg. as part of templates for websites, posters, presentations or postcards).
  • Using the image for the duplication and distribution by itself and not as part of a piece of work (eg. layout, design, editorial, etc.). This also includes products like posters, postcards, e-cards, articles of clothing, mouse pads, mugs and similar products on which the image is entirely or primarily shown without any text or other graphics and the value of which is generated solely by the image to a large extent.

Restrictions

You may not use our images for:

  • Any visual content in a pornographic, religious, defamatory, or deceptive context, or in a manner that could be considered libelous, obscene, or illegal.
  • Any use in whole or in part as a logo, trademark, service or other indication of origin or as part thereof as well as in any manner that nfringes upon any third party’s trademark or other intellectual property, or would give rise to a claim of deceptive advertising or unfair competition.
  • Any falsely representation or reasonable implication, that any Visual Content was created by you or a person other than the copyright holder(s) of that visual content.

Warranty

  • When u buy an image from our catalogue, you get the image in the quality as describet in the product page and due to the size you bought it (normally you can buy our images in 3 sizes: S (small), M (medium) and L (large). If not so, please contact us immediately.
  • When u buy an image from our catalogue, you normally get a download link of the product after 48h of completing the payment (please check our spam-folder). If you dont receive any informations from our side after 5 business days after completing the payment, please contact us via info@arthas.ch.
  • The download-links of the products we provide to you after completing the payment working for your specific adress only and expire after 14 days. The download-links let you download the item max. 10 times. This is due to security reasons. Please contact us if you need another download afterwards but keep in mind, that we can’t guarantee that the desired item is still in our catalogue.