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Photos included under the End User License for Private Customers can only be purchased via the checkout. Photos that can’t be purchased through the checkout are not included in this license. See our other license for stock photos or read our disclaimer about images that are not available for purchase.

By purchasing and downloading photos from the bendigo.photos website you have read and agree to follow the terms and conditions of usage.


Terminology

Private Customers – are individual people and are not businesses or group entities. They intend to use photos for personal use only.

Your images – Images that you have purchased with receipt. Images depicting your likeness are not your property to use unless you have purchased a license.

Summary

Private Customers who purchase images from Photos of Bendigo do so with the intent to use photos for their own personal usage.

Private Customers who purchase images from Bendigo.Photos do not need to provide accreditation with the use of these photos.

Private Customers who purchase images from Bendigo.Photos do so with the understanding that the images do not come with release forms for people seen in the image.

Private Customers who purchase images from Bendigo.Photos do so at their own risk for using someone else’s likeness in the image.

Private Customers who purchase images from Bendigo.Photos do so understanding they have a limited usage right to the share and print photos.

Private Customers who purchase images from Bendigo.Photos do so understanding the Photos of Bendigo does not take responsibility for how they may use the photos.

Bendigo.Photos does not take responsibility for how other private customers who purchase images from Bendigo.photos images.

Private Customers who purchase images from Bendigo.Photos do so understanding they can not resell photos or share the photos to a third party.

Private Customers who purchase images from Bendigo.Photos do so at their own risk for third party copyright infringement.


Acceptable Usage

Photos of Bendigo wants to make it as easy as possible to download and use photos so we have listed below examples of how you can go about using purchased images.

Websites, Social Media and Online Presence.

You can use your photos on your own website, Facebook page or social media accounts. You do not need to credit Photos of Bendigo to use an image you paid for.

Examples of acceptable usage for online presence
  • Example – For your profile picture on LinkedIn
  • Example – As a post on your Instagram account
  • Example – On your personal website blog

Printed, Physical copies

You can print your digital copy of a photo on to something physical that you will keep in your personal care or place of residence.

Examples of acceptable usage for print
  • Example – Printing a 4x6inch glossy photo at a third-party printer.
  • Example – Ordering a product with your photo printed on it like a mug, keychain, or mouse pad from third-party manufactures.
  • Example – Framing a photo in canvas to be displayed on a wall in your own home.

Limited business/organisation Usage

Photos of Bendigo does not sell advertisement friendly images for commercial gain on the bendigo.photos website. See out stock photo website for photos that can be used commercially.

Photos of Bendigo does not sell photos on the bendigo.photos website with image release forms for the content that may or may not be seen in images; like but not limited to buildings, events, brands or persons.

Photos of Bendigo does not sell photos with consent forms for the individual(s) that may or may not be depicted in the photos on the bendigo.photos website.

Photos of Bendigo therefore does not sell photos for advertisement usage on the bendigo.photos website.

Possible usage within a business

A business or an organization can purchase images from Bendigo.Photos on behalf of someone for personal usage.
For example, the business has a team of employees who attend a dinner function that our photographer takes photos for. That business can then purchase photos for their employee as a personal gift to them.

A business may be able to use a purchased image from Bendigo.Photos if that business already possesses the required image release forms and consent of their own employees. That business can therefor use purchased photos for promotional purposes within their own business or organization.

For these circumstances a business may be able to use the photos for promotional purposes.

Example – Using photos in the newsletter.
Example – Using the image for a promotional campaign.
Example – Displaying photos on their own website.
Example – Printing the photo in a brochure.

Photos of Bendigo does not limit the usage of images for print or online. A business can choose to communicate photos however they want.

Photos of Bendigo does not take responsibility for a business or organisation deciding they meet the legal requirements for using a photo for promotional purposes within their own business.


Unacceptable Usage

Photos of Bendigo does not allow customers to resell or redistribute photos to third parties, nor do they permit online defamation or misappropriation of people and or their likeness. You can not use Photos of Bendigo images in a malicious or criminal matter.

Photos of Bendigo reserves the right to enforce copyright infringement notices and bring civil claims against people who violate any of our End User License terms and conditions.

Examples of unacceptable usage

Example – Redistributing photos to people outside their own immediate family.
Example – Using a photo to solicit harm against an individual.
Example – Modifying a photo to depicted someone in an inappropriate form.
Example – Listing photos for sale on another website.

Contact Us

Contact us if you are unsure of how you can use your photos.

License updates

This license agreement was last updated 18/02/2021