goal of this photo library is to provide a resource
for marketing and promoting Kinross-shire.
Photographs can be used, subject to the following
conditions. However, acknowledgement will be
given to www.kinross.cc on any publication or
website where the photographs appear.
looking through the library you will be able
to browse pages of photo thumbnails, which are
linked to full-size images.
Use of Copyright-Free Images
The images and photos found in this library
come from residents of Kinross-shire and friends
The photos you'll find here are copyright free,
but some restrictions still apply. Specifically,
people have a legal right to privacy, and the
use of their likeness for commercial advertising
requires their consent. If a person is recognisable
in an image, his or here consent must be obtained
before using the image for commercial purposes.
In principle, if a photo is sufficiently modified
so that individuals are no longer "recognisable",
it should be okay to use. In any and all cases,
the final responsibility for the fair use of
the images found on this site is yours. The
advice you are reading here is not a qualified
legal opinion. You should seek legal advice
if you have any questions or doubts about your
use of images containing recognisable individuals.
Acceptable Site Use Policy
Because www.kinross.cc is built on limited resources,
you are requested to refrain from trying to
automatically download the entire image library
collection. The available bandwidth just would
not permit such an activity.
Access to the free images and photos in the
library is through linked pages sorted by general
category, clicking on the category will bring
up thumbnails of images.
The thumbnail pages offer a means for rapidly
browsing image content, and clicking an individual
thumbnail links to a page with a larger image,
typically 20-50Kb in size. Clicking on this
medium sized image will bring up a full sized
Guidelines Regarding the Use or Reproduction
of www.kinross.cc Material Obtained From this
www.kinross.cc generally has no objection to
the reproduction and use of www.kinross.cc material
images, subject to the following conditions
may use www.kinross.cc imagery, if it is for
educational or information purposes, including
photo collections, textbooks, public exhibits
and Internet Web pages.
www.kinross.cc material may not be used to
state or imply the endorsement by www.kinross.cc
or by any www.kinross.cc employee of a commercial
product, service, or activity, or used in
any manner that might mislead. If the www.kinross.cc
material is to be used for commercial purposes,
especially including advertisements, it must
not explicitly or implicitly convey www.kinross.cc
endorsement of commercial goods or services.
If a www.kinross.cc image includes an identifiable
person, using the image for commercial purposes
may infringe that person's right of privacy
or publicity, and permission should be obtained
from the person.
The photograph owner should be acknowledged
as the source of the material.
It is unlawful to falsely claim copyright
or other rights in www.kinross.cc material.
www.kinross.cc shall in no way be liable for
any costs, expenses, claims, or demands arising
out of the use of www.kinross.cc material
www.kinross.cc does not indemnify nor hold
harmless users of www.kinross.cc material,
nor release such users from copyright infringement,
nor grant exclusive use rights with respect
to www.kinross.cc material.
www.kinross.cc material is not protected by
copyright unless noted. If copyrighted, permission
should be obtained from the copyright owner
prior to use. If not copyrighted, www.kinross.cc
material may be reproduced and distributed
without further permission from www.kinross.cc.
www.kinross.cc does not endorse or sponsor
any commercial product, service, or activity.
Use of the www.kinross.cc name as an identifying
symbol by organisations other than www.kinross.cc
(such as on foods, packaging, containers,
signs, or any promotional material) is prohibited.
The only exceptions are noted immediately
www.kinross.cc does permit the use of the
www.kinross.cc logo and insignia or photographs
on novelty and souvenir-type items.
However, such items may only be sold and manufactured
after a proposal has been submitted to and
approved by www.kinross.cc and the photograph
www.kinross.cc personnel are not authorised
to sign indemnity or hold harmless statements,
releases from copyright infringement, or documents
granting exclusive use rights.
Photographs are not protected by copyright
unless noted. If copyrighted, permission should
be obtained from the copyright owner prior
to use. If not copyrighted, photographs may
be reproduced and distributed without further
permission from www.kinross.cc. If a recognisable
person appears in the photograph, use for
commercial purposes may infringe a right of
privacy or publicity and permission should
be obtained from the recognisable person.