What license do I need?

When you download a file on Picture.lk, you're buying a standard license that lets you use the file for any personal, business or commercial purposes that aren't otherwise restricted by the license

Standard License

That means you can use our content in advertising, marketing, apps, websites, social media, TV and film, presentations, newspapers, magazines and books, and product packaging, among hundreds of other uses. .

Expanded License

Adding an extended license lets you use our content in even more ways.Digital templates for resale , Physical products , Items for resale , Product packaging and much more

Picture.lk Free License

Under the Picture.lk Free License you are granted an irrevocable, worldwide, non-exclusive and royalty free right to use, download, copy, modify or adapt the Images and Videos for commercial or non-commercial purposes.Attribution of the photographer or Picture.lk is not required but is always appreciated.

Use and Terms of Standard & Expanded License

Examples of permitted use: Standard License

Digital use: sites; advertising banners; screen savers; wallpapers; software (for PC and mobile devices); e-cards; e-mails; e-books; presentations (PowerPoint, Flash, etc.); movies, videos and TV advertising; unofficial logos; personal use; etc.

Printed use:advertisements in newspapers and magazines; printed advertising materials; covers and illustrations for books, newspapers, magazines; business cards; flyers; posters; CD/DVD covers; wrappers, labels and product packaging; stationery: folders, notebooks, pens, pencils and stickers; charms; calendars; mugs and glasses; mousepads; T-shirts, clothing; personal non-commercial use; etc..

Printed and digital use intended for broadcast, public display or reproduction: the total number of viewers, displays, copies or prints should not exceed 500,000 (five hundred thousand). This limitation on the number of visitors does not apply in the case of website creation.

Examples of permitted use: Expanded License

Digital use: sites; website templates; advertising banners; screen savers; wallpapers; software (for PC and mobile devices); e-cards; e-mails; e-books; presentations, presentation templates (PowerPoint, Flash, etc.); document templates; any other templates; movies, videos and TV advertising; unofficial logos; items for resale and free distribution; personal non-commercial and commercial use; etc

Printed use:advertisements in newspapers and magazines; printed advertising materials; covers and illustrations for books, newspapers, magazines; books consisting wholly or largely of illustrations; business cards; flyers; posters; CD/DVD covers; wrappers, labels and product packaging; stationery: folders, notebooks, pens, pencils and stickers; charms; calendars; mugs and glasses; mousepads; T-shirts, clothing; items for resale or distribution; personal non-commercial and commercial use; etc.

LICENSE AGREEMENT

This is a license agreement between you and Picture.lk that explains how you can use photos, illustrations, vectors and video clips that you license from Picture.lk. By downloading content from Picture.lk, you accept the terms of this agreement. .

Comp Use License Agreement

Watermarked Images may be used directly off the Picture.lk websites for comp purposes only if the existing watermark is maintained. When comp use is granted it is understood that the Licensee will not use the image for any other purpose than specific comp use.

Assignability

Licensee shall not assign this Agreement, or the rights granted hereunder, for any purpose or at any time. Any such attempted assignment, whether by operation of law or otherwise, shall be void. Licensee indemnifies and agrees to hold Picture.lk harmless from any and all damages or losses, including indirect, incidental, special, statutory, punitive, exemplary or consequential damages, arising in connection with any violation this provision. It is understood that an “agent” or “agency” may purchase/license an image for use by a specific client. Any such purchased/licensed image may only be used for one specific client of the agent or agency, the license rights granted herein shall only extend to such one specific client of the agent or agency, and the license rights granted herein are not transferable to another client of the agent or agency. Images purchased/licensed from Picture.lk may not be resold without the prior express written consent of Picture.lk.

Copyright

All images in the Picture.lk archive are protected by copyright laws and international copyright treaties and such copyrights are held by the respective copyright holders for the images. No transfer of copyright will take place through the purchase of a license from Picture.lk, and no transfer of copyright shall accrue through the manipulation or retouching of an image for which a license has been purchased from Picture.lk. Any image, or portion thereof, licensed from Picture.lk will remain as the copyrighted image of the copyright holder and may not be distributed, used, licensed or sold to any third party, other than as set forth herein.

Unauthorized Use

There are limits to the use of licensed images, even with regard to images subject to the Royalty Free License. The rights and licenses granted in this Agreement expressly exclude the following:

  • Use without proper payment in full;
  • Use of images as or within a company logo, trade name, trademark or service mark;
  • Unlawful use or use in furtherance of unlawful matters; or
  • Use in association with unauthorized use of existing trademarks, logos, artwork or other copyrighted material.
  • Installation and use of images in more than one location at a time or posting a copy of the images on a network server or web server for use by other users.

Images may not be used for sensitive material without the express prior written consent of Picture.lk and the licenses granted herein expressly exclude use of images for sensitive material. Sensitive material includes, but is not limited to:

  • Pornographic material;
  • Use of the image in a manner that may depict the model or image in a negative light;
  • AIDS, cancer, bladder, or intestinal diseases or other chronic ailments;
  • Mental deficiencies, alcohol, drug or substance abuse;
  • Gay, lesbian, or transgender related material; and
  • Financial destitution, income loss or death.

If you have a sensitive use topic or believe you may have such a proposed use of an image, we encourage you to contact us directly in writing to request a separate use agreement.

Image/File Storage

Licensee may store a licensed image on a single storage device such as a hard drive or CD, plus one other backup copy only. Licensee must take all appropriate precautions to prevent unauthorized use or distribution of any images licensed from Picture.lk.

Model / Property Releases

Picture.lk endeavors to obtain model and property releases when possible. However, the use by Licensee of images with models or property images may require further authorization from the subject of the image, if a person, or the owner of the subject of the image, if a property. Picture.lk does not guarantee or grant any rights or authorizations on behalf people, places, artwork, property and/or other subject matter in images, which may now or at a future date, be subject to additional rights owned by the subjects of the images and/or third parties.

Intellectual Property Ownership / Disclaimer

Picture.lk makes no representations or warranties as to the ownership of logos, trademarks, property rights, or other proprietary rights appearing in, or embodied by, a Picture.lk image. See the details on the display image or please call us directly.

THE LICENSED IMAGES ARE PROVIDED AS IS, WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY WHATSOEVER. Picture.lk DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABLE QUALITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT, AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. Picture.lk SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE HEREUNDER, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY LOSS OF PROFITS, OR DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, FOR ANY CLAIMS ARISING UNDER THIS AGREEMENT, EVEN IF Picture.lk HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. ALL DISCLAIMERS OF WARRANTIES AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY SHALL SURVIVE TERMINATION OF THIS AGREEMENT.

Term

Picture.lk may terminate this Agreement at any time by giving notice to Licensee: (i) if Licensee breaches its payment obligations to Picture.lk; (ii) if Licensee breaches the restrictions set forth herein on use of a licensed image; or (iii) if Licensee files a petition in bankruptcy, is adjudicated bankrupt, makes a general assignment for the benefit of its creditors, or is voluntarily or involuntarily dissolved.

Indemnification

By accepting this contract, Licensee agrees to indemnify and hold harmless, Picture.lk and its affiliates, if any, officers, directors, employees and agents, harmless from and against any and all claims, demands, actions, costs, liabilities, losses and damages of any kind (including attorney's fees) resulting from (i) improper use of an image, (ii) Licensee’s breach of any provision of this Agreement, or (iii) the misconduct of the Licensee or its client(s). Licensee

will cooperate as fully as reasonably required in Picture.lk’s defense of any claim. Picture.lk reserves the right, at its own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by Licensee, and Licensee shall not in any event settle any matter without Picture.lk’s written consent.

Miscellaneous

This Agreement, together with the Terms of Use, set forth the entire agreement and understanding between the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof. Any oral representations or modifications concerning this instrument shall be of no force or effect unless contained in a written modification signed by a duly authorized officer or agent of the party to be bound thereby.

In the event that one or more portions of this Agreement shall, for any reason, be held to be unenforceable, the remaining portion will remain in full force and effect. The headings used throughout this Agreement are solely for convenience of reference and are not to be used as an aid in the interpretation of the Agreement. Nothing in this Agreement shall prevent Picture.lk from complying with the law.

Site Usage, Site information and Services; Intellectual Property Rights

You are hereby granted a limited royalty-free personal license to view the content on the Site on your personal computer or other internet-compatible device. Unless otherwise provided through any other applicable terms and conditions to which you agree, including the Terms of Use, for image licenses, no portion of the Site, Services or Site Information may be reprinted, republished, modified, or distributed in any form without Picture.lk’s express written permission. You may not, and these Terms do not give you permission to, reproduce, reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, modify, transmit, sell, distribute, license or create derivative works with respect to the Site Services or any of the Site Information.

The Site and Services are expressly owned and operated by Picture.lk. Unless otherwise noted, the design and content features on the Site and Services, including without limitation, information and other materials, illustrations, product layout and design, icons, navigational buttons, images, artwork, graphics, photography, text, data, audio sound, software, URLs, and the like, as well as the selection, assembly and arrangement thereof (collectively, the "Site Information"), are owned by Picture.lk or its affiliates, if any, or are licensed by Picture.lk from third parties. The Site and Services, as a whole and in part, are protected by copyright, trademark, service mark, trade name, and other intellectual property and proprietary rights, and all other applicable rights are reserved.

Certain Site Information may be licensed from third parties and all such third party Site Information and all intellectual property and proprietary rights related to such third party Site Information belong to the respective third parties. Site usage of third-party trademarks does not imply endorsement of the Site by any such third-party mark owners. You may not remove any copyright, trademark or other intellectual property or proprietary notice or legend contained on the Site, Services, or the Site Information and you must retain all copyright, trademark, service mark and other proprietary notices contained on the Site, Services or in the original Site Information on any authorized copy you make of the Site, Services or the Site Information.

You agree not to sell or modify the Site, Services or the Site Information or reproduce, display, publicly perform, distribute, or otherwise use the Site or the Site Information in any way for any public or commercial purpose in any other manner that is likely to cause confusion among consumers, that disparages or discredits Picture.lk or our licensors, that dilutes the strength of Picture.lk’s intellectual property or our licensor's intellectual property, or that otherwise infringes on Picture.lk’s or our licensor's intellectual property rights. You further agree to in no other way misuse the Site or the Site Information. We reserve any rights not expressly granted by these Terms or the Terms of Use for image licenses.

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