Copyright and Licensing
The text and images shown on this website (DesParoz.com) are made freely available on the internet by the author (unless otherwise noted), but this does not mean that they are available to use for free.
This text content created by Des Paroz is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.
For text created by me, I retain ownership. I encourage you to discuss and share this content, subject to this license.
In general, this means that you may use text content created by me, subject to the following:
- You provide attribution to me, Des Paroz. For online usage, this is to include a link to DesParoz.com
- You do not include the content in any product, in whole or part, including (but not limited to) commercial websites, newspapers, magazines, advertising material, books, products (clothing, mugs, etc), sales presentations, etc.
- You may use any text in part as a quote on your blog or website, with a link back to me.
- You must share such content using a similar Creative Commons License
Photographs and Images
Photographs and images by Des Paroz are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.
For photographs and images created by me, I retain ownership. You may use these for non-commercial purposes, and embed them on your website, subject to the following:
- You provide attribution to me, Des Paroz. For online usage, this should include a link to DesParoz.com or the original image (which may be hosted on services such as 500px, Flickr, iCloud or others.
- You do not include the image or photograph in any product, in whole or part, including (but not limited to) commercial websites, newspapers, magazines, advertising material, books, products (clothing, mugs, etc), sales presentations, etc.
- You may not alter or adjust the original image
Using Content for Other Purposes
I am happy to provide content (photos, text, etc) that I have created for other purposes, and will being willing to discuss terms for such usage.
As a general rule:
- one-time use license of a stock image reproduced at full page (A4 or equivalent) for a print run of up to 10,000 will be AUD500.00.
- one-time use license of a stock image used online will be AUD500.00
Please contact me to discuss specific licensing terms.
Other Content, Links, etc
As a weblog, DesParoz.com may include content (including images, text, embedded media, etc) created by other people or organisations. Where such content is used, it will be attributed as such, and where possible, a link will be provided back to the original source.
In using such content on DesParoz.com, I am not making any assertion of ownership of the content. Similarly, I am not asserting that the content is the ownership of the source from which I obtained it, only that I obtained it under an appropriate license from that source.
Furthermore, I am no making any assertion of the quality, reliability, veracity or otherwise of the information being linked to. I am posting the link for information purposes only.