The following terms of service is agreement between you (“you” or “user”) and Pixnio (collectively, “PIXNIO”, “we”, “our”, “us”). This agreement govern your access to website at pixnio.com and use of our services and content on our website.
“Content” shall refer to all media, photos uploaded to Pixnio and made publicly available.
Please carefully read our terms & conditions of service before further accessing and/or using website (https://pixnio.com) and any of it’s services. Our terms apply to all: visitors, content creators (photographers), users and all others who access this website.
Acceptance of our terms
By accessing and using this website, you acknowledge that you accept our Terms & Conditions of service. If you do not agree with our terms, do not use the website.
By uploading any content to our website, you agree to grant Pixnio and its users a worldwide, non-exclusive, permanent and irrevocable royalty-free license to download, reproduce, modify, distribute, publicly display and perform, make publicly available, store and otherwise use the content (in part or in whole) through our service.
In simple words
Everyone has the right to download, modify, adapt and use uploaded content in whole or in part, for both personal and commercial purposes, without need to attribute author or to provide any compensation.
You agree that you will not upload/transmit content that may:
- Depicts any adult content, vulgar, racist and other content that may be offending.
- Depicts any immoral or unlawful scenes.
- Infringes the copyright or intellectual property rights or any other rights of any third party or person.
- Content that is unlawful or is prohibited by any law.
Photo submission guidelines:
In order to provide better user experience we require that all photographers follow general guidelines for uploading their images to our service. If you are interested in submitting your photos to our service, please read photo submission guidelines.
We reserve the right to check content before publishing to see if it is suitable for distribution. Also we reserve the right to edit file name, title, description, add or remove tags associated with the content as well as to translate it.
Also we reserve right to remove any content if it does not meet our standards or if we believe it is not suitable for distribution or violates our terms, at any time, even without prior notice. Also we reserve rights to delete user who upload content which is against our terms.
You are solely responsible for the content you upload. By submitting content, you warrant that: You own all rights to the content you post and that the content does not infringe anyone’s copyright or intellectual property rights or any other rights of any third party. In case it is needed, you have been obtained worldwide, non-exclusive, permanent and irrevocable royalty-free license of the model/property release, or any other permission that may be required to use content.
You accept that we can not be responsible for the misuse or abuse of any content that is downloaded from our site by anyone.
Creative Commons Zero (CC0) license
Content on our website that is licensed under Creative Commons Zero (CC0) license are marked with “CC0” on the image page. You can freely download, adapt/modify and use content marked with CC0.
In simple words
Content published under CC0 license can be freely used for both personal and commercial purposes without the prior permission and without any fee or obligation.
Creative Commons CC0 license is released by the non-profit organization, you can find more information about license on their page: https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
Please, do not imply endorsement to your service or product by any organization, brand or person shown on images. Also, you should be aware that in no way are the patent or trademark rights of any person affected by Creative Commons CC0 license, nor are the rights that other persons may have in the content or in how the content is used, such as publicity or privacy rights.
Furthermore, CC0 content featuring identifiable persons, products or property should be used with care (such as images featuring identifiable logos, trademarks, brands, works of art). If you wish to use content marked with CC0 license, with any of these depicted in it you may need to ask for the permission from third party (such as identifiable individual, owner of a brand/trademark or owner of work of authorship).
Pixnio license applies to content marked with “Pixnio license”. Pixnio grants you irrevocable, worldwide, non-exclusive, permanent and royalty-free license to download, reproduce, modify, distribute, publicly display and perform, make publicly available, store and otherwise use the content (in part or in whole) for commercial and non-commercial purposes without need to attribute author/owner of content or Pixnio.
In simple words
Content published under Pixnio license can be freely used for both personal and commercial purposes, without need to attribute author or Pixnio or to provide any compensation.
Pixnio license does not allow:
- Do not use Pixnio content to create similar or competing website/service.
- Do not sell unmodified copies of content. For an example, selling unaltered copy of photo (without adapting, modifying it first) as digital content or printed as poster or on product.
Do not imply endorsement to your service or product by any organization, brand or person shown on images. Please be aware that Pixnio content featuring identifiable persons, products or property should be used with care (such as images featuring identifiable logos, trademarks, brands, works of art). If you wish to use content marked with Pixnio license, with any of these depicted in it you may need to ask for the permission from third party (such as identifiable individual, owner of a brand/trademark or owner of work of authorship). Pixnio does not guarantee that such permissions or licenses has been obtained and disclaims any liability in this regard.
Restrictions on use of our service and it’s content
By your use of our service, you agree that you will not engage in any action that may result in the inability to use our services by a third party. You agree that you will not engage in any activity that may cause damage to our service or any third party.
In simple words
Do not intentionally try to cause damage to our service, or to portray people in bad light. Just be polite and use our service in good faith.
You agree that you will not engage in any of this activities:
- Use of any automated tools for mass extraction and collection of our content in order to undermine our service.
- Reverse engineering and similar activities that try to discover our source code or in any way undermine our service.
- Mass downloading of any content using any automated technique: robots, spiders, applications, programs…
- Use of content from this site to create similar website or service.
- Putting identifiable person depicted in content in a bad light or in any way that may be offensive (such as depiction of identifiable person in obscene, immoral or any other vulgar context).
- Use of our service or it’s content for any unlawful or immoral purposes.
Termination of a registered user account
We reserve the right to delete or suspend an account you have registered with us without any prior notice if we believe it is being used contrary to our terms of service.
Restriction of liability
The Pixnio website, its content or any other product, service or information offered by Pixnio, user content, third party content, services or applications available in connection with or through the our website are available on an “as is” basis without implicit or explicit warranties of any kind. We have used reasonable efforts to confirm accuracy of information on our site, but we provide no guarantees, promises or warranties.
THIS SITE MAKES NO CLAIMS, PROMISES OR GUARANTEES ABOUT THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, OR ADEQUACY OF THE CONTENTS OF THIS WEBSITE AND EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS LIABILITY FOR ERRORS AND OMISSIONS IN THE CONTENTS OF THIS WEBSITE. NO WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, IMPLIED, EXPRESSED OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTY RIGHTS, TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY, IS GIVEN WITH RESPECT TO THE CONTENTS OF THIS WEBSITE OR ITS HYPERLINKS TO OTHER INTERNET RESOURCES.
Pixnio does not warrant that model or property releases have been obtained for photographs published on our website. Read more disclaimer.
Modification of our terms
We reserve the right to update or modify our Terms & Conditions at any time without prior notice. Any changes to the terms will be effective immediately after publishing on this page. Our terms will show the date of it’s last update.
Terms were last updated on Jun 07, 2022.