How to License
Images from derekridgers.com
All images on this site are copyright
© 2009 Derek Ridgers.
Use This Site
This site has been designed specifically for
picture editors and art directors working in the publishing
industry, and with ease of use in mind:
- First, I suggest you create an account in the
page: this will enable you to email lightboxes
- Next, browse or search the site for images :
all images are keyword tagged and you can search
on single or multiple keywords.
- Then, add suitable images to your Lightbox:
this will be accessible when you revisit the site,
and you can email it to others.
- Next, send the Lightbox to me stating your requirements:
I can then provide you with terms and price details, or
In order to price image use I will need to know
- Specific Use: i.e. magazine cover,
book, advertising literature, brochure etc.
- Industry: publishing, magazine, press,
advertising, design etc.
- Distribution area local, national,
- Intended image size: i.e. A4, A3, A2,
Magazine full page, Magazine half page.
- Total circulation: Print circulation,
- Duration: amount of time you woudl
like to use the image - e.g. one time publication.
Generally, licences are granted for one-time non-exclusive
use. This means you can use the image for one type of publication.
If you use the image in a magazine, but then decide later to
use the image in a calendar this will require the purchase of
an additional licence. Exclusive use can be arranged. Please
Images for web use are generally licenced for use on one
domain only (i.e. www.yourdomain.com). Multi-domain or multi-media
use licensing can be arranged. Image colour and tone can be
adjusted for web usage as required. Images licenced for web
usage must be re-licensed for additional use on other domains
or in other publications. A web usage licence does not include
entitlement to resell the image or reuse the image in any way.
If additional use of the image is required or intended then
me to discuss.
All images are keyworded and you can search by keywords using the simple Search
window at the top right of each screen, or you can perform a more
advanced photographic search by clicking on Advanced Search. The scope
of search results will depend on the keywords entered.
You can save images to your own
for comparison or later review, but you must have created an account
to do so. Up to 30 images may be saved to your Lightbox in this
way. If you decide that you would like to arrange or discuss licensing
of photographs or images in your lightbox then please click 'Send
Lightbox to Derek Ridgers' together with your contact information
and we will contact you in due course. Please note that in order
to send a lightbox to us, you must have
created an account by visiting the 'my account' area of the site.