photographs and text appearing in the Bob Bennett - Photo-Illustration
site are the exclusive property of Bob Bennett, and are protected
under United States and international copyright laws. The photographs
MAY NOT be reproduced, copied, used in any way, without the written
permission of Bob Bennett and payment of useage fee or arrangement
images are within Public Domain. Use of any image as the basis for
another photographic concept or illustration is a violation of copyright.
These copyright interests will be vigorously protected. In the event
that an infringement is discovered you will be notified and invoiced
the industry-standard TRIPLE FEE for unauthorised usage and/or prosecuted
for Copyright Infringement in US Federal Court where you will be
subject to a fine of US$100,000.00 statutory damages as well as
our court costs and attorneys' fees.
the low resolution versions here as a reminder for future assignment
work or print purchasing is OK - they end up in your hard-drive
cache, anyway - and there is so much that is lost in the process
of 'compacting' a 16x20 " print down to 400x500 pixels or so for the web,
what you end up with is ... like a bad xerox copy.
about all you can do with them.
In addition to the lawsuit that I, or any photographer or artist
could file against an infringer, consider this - it could easily
apply to ANY image you see on the web:
in the 'Assignments Portfolio' has been published by a BIG corporation,
some of whom have extended rights to the work - they have legal
staffs that would be most distressed to discover that work
their company had commissioned and paid well for was being used
elsewhere, without permission.
Everything in the 'Art (Coast and Desert) Portfolios' and the California landscape sections has already
been registered with the U.S. Copyright Office.
So, if you're thinking about any more 'ambitious' uses than your
browser has in mind... you might want to think twice - you never
know whose toes you could be stepping on.
you would like to use or purchase something, it would be a lot better