Under no circumstances or in any way can Outdoorphoto or persons otherwise affiliated with the aforementioned be held liable in respect of any material submitted and published on the Outdoorphoto Blog, and cannot be held responsible for its content and accuracy by a User. However, we will, if notified, remove any content that might constitute a legal violation, such as material submitted in breach of copyright.
Copyright and crediting
By submitting material for publication, you guarantee that you are the original copyright holder of the work in question, and you own the legal rights or permissions to use the information. As such, we have no legal liability regarding any copyright claims but will remove offending article as/when advised of any breaches.
- Crediting: This involves getting permission from the copyright holder and attributing it with the correct information and links.
- Copyright: It is your responsibility to credit all appropriate contributors to your blog submissions’ content and visuals.
- Model and property release forms: If you use images clearly showing the likeness of a person, you must have the appropriate model release from the person in question giving you permission to use their image in public. It must clearly indemnify any agents and/or assigns which will allow us to lawfully make use of the images as publisher thereof. Images without the proper model release documentation will not be published. The same accounts for property releases for images of famous buildings and structures.
Any material submitted will be reviewed by Outdoorphoto, which decides on its publication. The publication of any material submitted will be at the sole discretion of Outdoorphoto.
Reservation of rights
We reserve the right to accept, reject or remove any material submitted for publication with no explanation.
Any material deemed defamatory, racist, or otherwise illegal or offending will not be approved for publication.
Non-exclusive licence for publication
By submitting materials, you grant us a non-exclusive, perpetual, royalty-free, worldwide license to republish any material you submit to us in any format, including without limitation print and electronic format. In particular, you agree that we can make it available in the Outdoorphoto Blog as well as in any other Outdoorphoto publications and/or media or social media, provided that due credit is given to the author/copyright holder.
You acknowledge that any breach of the abovementioned warranties may cause us damage or loss and you agree to indemnify us in full and permanently against any third party liabilities, claims, costs, loss or damage we incur as a result of publishing material you submit to us, including consequential losses.