Adam Szuly Photography provides three different types of editorial license for the media in the photo store. All of these licenses are non-exclusive and have been developed with PLUS, a non-profit, standard licensing platform. The terminology of the provided licenses can be looked up in their glossary. If you need an exclusive license, contact me.

Editorial License

This is the default license. It comes in two versions, full resolution and web resolution (1920 px on the long edge). Choose this for a work in a periodical, online and electronic media, presentation and/or broadcast that is educational or journalistic in nature, and which does not promote a product, person, service or company.

Media Editorial | All Media Types | All Formats | All Distribution Formats
Placement Any Placements on All Pages
Size Any Size Image | Any Size Media
Versions All Versions
Quantity Any Quantity
Duration In Perpetuity
Region Broad International Region | Worldwide
Language English
Industry Arts and Entertainment Education Not For Profit, Social, Charitable Publishing Media Sciences Travel and Tourism
Exclusivity Non-Exclusive

Personal License

Only for private purposes and not related to business or commerce. No reproduction rights granted. Choose this license if you would like to use the image for a wall decoration print, a computer screen wallpaper, a personal greetings card or other use that is strictly personal.

Media Personal Use | All Media Types | All Formats | All Distribution Formats
Placement Any Placements on All Pages
Size Any Size Image | Any Size Media
Versions All Versions
Quantity 1
Duration In Perpetuity
Region Broad International Region | Worldwide
Language English
Industry Personal Use Only
Exclusivity Non-Exclusive

Print (Product) License

This is the extended license. Use this if you would like to use the image for a physical product, on a print, post card, mug, mouse pad, t-shirt or other type of merchandise. This is a restrictive license, meaning that it is valid for 5 years and up to 10,000 copies for 1 product. Please contact me if you need a different time frame or you need more quantity.

Media Products | Merchandise | All Merchandise Types | Printed
Placement Multiple Placements on Both Sides
Size Up To Full Area Image | Any Size Item
Versions Single Version
Quantity Up To 10,000 Copies
Duration 5 Years
Region Broad International Region | Worldwide
Language English
Industry Arts and Entertainment Printing and Reprographics Retail Merchandise
Exclusivity Non-Exclusive

Prohibited Uses

  • post a copy of the media on a network server or web server for use by other users;
  • sub-license, re-sell, rent, lend, assign, gift or otherwise transfer or distribute the media or the rights granted under these terms;
  • use any of the media as part of a trade-mark, design-mark, trade-name, business name, service mark, or logo;
  • use of Media identified as “Editorial Use Only”, for any commercial, promotional, endorsement, advertising or merchandising use. For clarification, in this Agreement “Editorial Use Only” of Media means use relating to events that are newsworthy or of general interest and expressly excludes any advertorial sections (i.e. sections or supplements featuring brand and/or product names or sections or supplements in relation to which you receive a fee from a third-party advertiser or sponsor);
  • remove any notice of copyright, trade-mark or other proprietary right from any place where it is on or embedded in the Media
  • use the Media in a fashion that is considered by us or under applicable law to be pornographic, obscene, immoral, infringing, defamatory or libelous in nature, or that would be reasonably likely to bring any person or property reflected in the Media into disrepute;
  • use the Media in a way that places any person depicted in the Media in a bad light or in a way that they may find offensive – this includes, but is not limited to, the use of images: a) in pornography, “adult videos” or the like; b) in ads or promotional materials for adult entertainment clubs or similar venues, or for escort, dating or similar services; and c) uses that are defamatory, or contain otherwise unlawful, offensive or immoral content. You may not use Media containing the likeness of a person if such use implies that the model engages in any immoral or illegal activity or suffers from a physical or mental infirmity, ailment or condition;
  • use Media in a manner that competes with our business including, but not limited to, displaying Media in any format (including thumbnails) for download or Export on a website or offering Media for sale;
  • use the Media for editorial purposes without including the following credit adjacent to the Stock Media or in audio/visual production credits: ‘© szulyphoto.com’;
  • incorporate the Media in any product that results in a re-distribution or re-use of the Media or is otherwise made available in a manner such that a person can extract or access or reproduce the Media as an electronic file;
  • to the extent that source code is contained within the Media, reverse engineer, decompile, or disassemble any part of such source code;
  • se or display the Media in an electronic format that enables it to be downloaded, Exported or distributed via mobile devices or shared in any peer-to-peer or similar file sharing arrangement; or
  • use or display the Media in such a manner that gives the impression that the Media were created by you or a person other than the copyright holder of the Media.

Please note that by purchasing a license to use the media on this site from Adam Szuly Photography, you acknowledge that no transfer of copyright exists, and you are purchasing a license to use the media as per the terms set out in this agreement.

For any uses not listed here, or for questions regarding licensing please contact me.