Terms of use


All Photographs on this website are copyright protected. They can be used only after the due payment of appropriate License.
In case of publications with informational purpose, without any commercial aim, the author shall be quoted “© Stanislav Yanev” and/or the link to this web site shall be provided as http://stanyanphoto.com. The original watermark sign must be kept on all photographs.

Basic License

Provide the Buyer with nonexclusive nontransferable right to use the acquired Photograph.
The usage of the Photograph under the Basic License shall be bound by the following conditions:

  • Unless you have been provided preliminary written consent, the Photograph cannot be, whether directly or indirectly, licensed by you, sublicensed, sold or resold, provided free of charge or offered to third parties for whatever purposes. From this point on, all of these purposes shall be referred to as the Resale.
  • You can use the Photograph separately or you can include it within your own piece of art for personal purposes or for your client who made the order. However, the Photograph cannot be resold by your client.
  • If the Photograph has been used in a piece of art, you do not have the right to reproduce it more than 3000 times.
  • In case of publication, as well as in case of public exhibit of the Photographs, there must be an explicit statement that they are artwork of the Author together with the copyright protection sign.

Extended License

The Extended License provide the Buyer with nonexclusive nontransferable right to use the acquired Photograph.
The usage of the Photograph under Extended License shall be bound by the following conditions:

  • Unless you have been with written consent prior to including the Photograph in the artwork you have created, the Photograph cannot be, whether directly or indirectly, licensed by you, sublicensed, sold or resold, provided free of charge or offered to third parties for whatever purposes. From this point on, all of these purposes shall be referred to as the Resale.
  • You can use the Photograph separately or you can include it within your own piece of art.
  • You can use the Photograph within your artwork for personal use or for your client who have made the order for its creation.
  • You can include the Photograph within an art piece that has been created for Resale by you or your client provided that only the completed art piece is offered for sale and the terms of such sale are as follows:

a) All third parties who have obtained the art piece shall be obliged to use the Photograph for personal purposes only or within an art piece they create for a client;
b) The resale of the Photograph as a separate item shall be strictly forbidden.

  • You can use the Photograph and you can provide access to it to unlimited number of clients when you are providing web site based service at the request of your client. When using the Photograph via web site, you can make an unlimited number of copies provided that you guarantee that your clients shall not reproduce or use the Photograph in any other application.
  • If the Photograph has been used or included in an art piece, there shall be no limit in the number of copies of reproduction and distribution of such art piece.
Comparison between Basic and Extended license
Purpose Basic License Extended License
Advertisement in newspapers, magazines and other printed editions Yes, up to 3000 copies in circulation Unlimited
Advertisement in internet sites, Facebook, E-mail Yes Not required
Calendars, catalogs, brochures, promotional cards Yes, up to 3000 copies in circulation Unlimited
Printed advertisement on billboards/posters, product packaging No Unlimited
Video presentations Yes Not required
Books, book covers, CD and DVD Yes, up to 3000 copies in circulation Unlimited
Editorials in printed editions Yes, up to 3000 copies in circulation. The author must be named as follows:
„© Stanislav Yanev” and/or web site http://stanyanphoto.com
Unlimited
Online or electronic publications, incl. web sites Yes Not required
Photocopies, posters, stationery amd other prints for personal or business use (but not for sale) Yes, up to 3000 copies in circulation Unlimited
Products for resale, incl. photocopies, posters, calendars, brochures, cards, T-shirts and others No Yes

The following restrictions are applicable:

  • Usage of the Photograph as part of a trademark or logo.
  • Recording the Photograph on HDD/SSD/BlueRay/DVD/CD/USB or other type of electronic device or reselling the Photograph.
  • Usage of the Photograph together with pornographic, abusive or other illegal or immoral content, including when the trade mark of a third party or intellectual property are breached in the same way.
  • Usage of the Photograph by involving a person with the purpose to create false identity or to create void person or to be in any way part of an abusive, pornographic or illegal content.
  • Usage of the Photograph in a final product that allows the ultimate user to acquire, replicate or provide access to the Photograph as a separate file.