Copyright Information
Here's an important reminder about the photos I shoot of you.
Unless you have contracted me to photograph for you as "Work For Hire" the copyright belongs to Mark Edwards Photographer, otherwise, all photographs I shoot are registered with the US Copyright Office.
If you are an individual, artist, or commercial business and would like to obtain a license agreement for one or more of my photos, please contact me for such matters. All unauthorized derivative work is prohibited. 
Models:  If you would like to have any of your images published, I will support that endeavor.  The Publisher may require a certain resolution/size/dpi output that I am happy to provide. This process will ensure that all of the appropriate credits will be given when the photos go to print. Please feel free to have the magazine representative or agency contact me buy using the contact form here on this site so I can provide them the correct images and also the signed release for publication
Photo Downloads (the “Media”) may be included as part of the initial service contract from Mark Edwards Photographer. Mark Edwards Photographer grants to the model or buyer a non-exclusive, non-transferable perpetual personal-use license to download and copy the accompanying image(s) subject to the following restrictions: This license is for personal use only. Personal use means non-commercial use of the Media. Title and ownership, and all rights now and in the future, of and for the Media remain exclusively with Mark Edwards Photographer. There are no warranties, express or implied. The Media is provided 'as is.'  Neither Mark Edwards Photographer or its vendors will be liable for any third party claims or incidental, consequential or other damages arising out of this license, or the buyers or models use of the Media.  All of my photographs are protected under the  Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) Federal Law.
What you can do:
Use your media/digital images for your own Personal, Non-Commercial use of the Media.   This includes:
Display on personal websites and computers.
Making image prints for personal use.
What you may not do:
You may NOT sell or resell, relicense, sub-license, publish, redistribute, use in advertising for another individual or business, give to other artists for editing or use the Photos for commercial purposes (digital copies or printed photographs).  You may not use my photography in any way whatsoever in which to charge money, collect fees, or receive any form of remuneration without express written permission from Mark Edwards Photographer.  You, the model/client, cannot submit for publication, publish, sell/resell, relicense, sub-license, redistribute, use in advertising for another company/person/entity, give to other artists/entities/companies for reference materials, editing, manipulation or stylizing of the whole or portion of the image(s), or use or allow to be used for any commercial purposes (digital copies or printed photographs).
Any merchandise creation (any and all forms) or use of my photography for fundraising (or charity) is prohibited without express written permission from Mark Edwards Photographer.  All original 'Mark Edwards Photographer' logos/watermarks/graphics may not be removed, cropped or edited.  You may not use my photography (The Media) in a pornographic, obscene, illegal, immoral, libelous or defamatory manner or Incorporate (the Media) into trademarks, logos, or service marks or make available for download to other parties.  Mark Edwards Photographer retains all rights, license, copyright, title and ownership of the Media (photography).
Mark Edwards Photographer does not allow photos to be posted to any website or social media account that has an online store, runs contests of any kind, or sells merchandise without prior written permission that includes a signed license agreement.  
If you have any questions or concerns, please use the Contact Form on the site and I’ll be happy to answer them.
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