Licensing For Mextures Collective Images
What Type of License Do the Images Have That I Download?
All images in The Mextures Collective are licensed under the Creative Commons Zero (CC0) license. This license is excluded from finished images shown in projects as examples/tutorials. The CC0 license was released by the non-profit organization – Creative Commons ( referred to commonly around the internet as the CC). You can read more about the Creative Commons license and Creative Commons Images at the license page.
Can I Use These Photos For My Business?
Yes. You are free to use these images in your business. You can use them in promotional content, design, marketing, and print material. This does not mean you own the image. Ownership is maintained with the photographer. You can modify, distribute, manipulate, copy the photos however you want though. But you cannot sell the images under any circumstances.
Can I Use These Photos On My Website?
- You can use these images in banner ads or other promotional materials.
- You can modify the images and manipulate them in your artwork – digital or physical.
- You cannot take these images and add them to a/your stock photography site AND/OR any site that remotely resembles the business model of Mextures Collective unless you have talked directly with the artist and received permission from her/him.
- You cannot take these images and add them to a photography portfolio and take credit for the creation of them.