Last updated: 23 January 2019
This Terms of service is a legal agreement between you or whomever you represent and us, RovenImages. This Terms of service is intended to set the rights and obligations between you and us. This Terms of service refers to everything that we offer: website and services.
By accessing and using our website and services you agree and accept this Terms of service.
Creating an account
Creating an account on our website is free of charge. When you create and account you are responsible to provide your real and complete information. By any matter, if we find that you did not respect this aspect of the Terms of service we will immediately close your account.
We do not have access to your password of the account so you are responsible to keep it secret.
If you want to close your account please make it from your account settings are.
If we discover that you violated this Terms of service we will close your account immediately, without notice.
Uploading images and content
You can use our service of uploading images for free.
You can upload your content on our website. Please note that you are responsible for the legality of the content. Uploading your content on our website you agree with the license, that is Creative Commons CC0. If you have any concerns regarding the license do not use our website.
Uploading any material on our website (text, images etc.) it is revised by our team. We do not accept any adult content. You are responsible for the right over the content. If it is necessary please provide Model or Property Release or any other permissions needed.
Even though we do our best to have all the content properly reviewed, you are responsible for the abuse of any content. This implies also that we can remove any material if violates these Terms of service, if we receive any legal documents regarding a specific content, violating any law.
Do not copy images from other sites and upload them on rovenimages.com
Do not copy and upload to your account images that belong to other rovenimages.com users
Using images and content
You can use our service of downloading images for free.
Images are available under Creative Commons CCO license.
At RovenImages we do our best to provide beautiful and free photos. Although images go through a review process some of them need additional copyrights permissions: property release, trademarks etc.
In the event of a contest that will be available on our website, the contest will not be governed by these Terms of service and will have a set of rules that will be available during the contest, on the contest page.
The website content and website services are provided without any warranties. We are not responsible if the website has errors, has down time or any other problems.
If there are recognizable individuals in the uploaded images, a model release is required for each person. There is no way that RovenImages can control all the photos that are uploaded to the website and where people appear. It is the responsibility of the photographer obtaining a model release.
If there is a doubt when using a photo where people appear, we recommend reaching out to the photographer via the contact section on the photographers subdomain (https://username.rovenimages.com/contact) to clarify whether they have a model release.
RovenImages’s blank release forms are available here:
The following information is required:
- Photographer’s full name
- Model’s full name, birth date, signature, full address or e-mail address
- Witness’s full name, birth date, signature, full address or e-mail address
Please note that model releases for minors require the consent of a parent of the minor.
If you are shooting on private property be sure to obtain a property release from the owner of the property, in order to avoid issues with licensing your image.
This Terms of service can be modified without prior notice at our discretion whenever we consider necessary.