Licensing Terms and Conditions

The majority of photos on this site are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States License. This means that you can copy, distribute, and transmit these images and even use one of my images as the basis for your own original piece provided that you are doing so in a non-commercial manner, giving me attribution and licensing any resulting work in the same manner. Please refer to the Creative Commons Web site for details.


One condition of the Creative Commons licensing is attribution. I request attribution in the following manner if the image is used on the web: A byline in the format: "Photo by Joe Bergantine", with a link back to http://72ppi.us/. The link can be either wrapped around the image itself or around the byline.

If the image is used in a printed format I request attribution through a visible byline, printed on the same page as the photograph, in the format: "Photo by Joe Bergantine, http://72ppi.us/"

Hot Linking

You may not hot link (directly link to) any files or images on my website.

Commercial Use

There is nothing on this site released for commercial use either directly or indirectly. This includes using my images on a business website, selling my photographs, selling works based on my photographs, printing my photographs as part of a commercial work, etc.

If you would like to use one of my photos in a commercial manner, please contact me.

Higher-Resolution Images

Higher-resolution (3888 x 2592 pixels / 16.2 x 10.8 inches at 240 PPI) versions of most images are available under the same licensing conditions as the images on the web for a $35 fee.

Except where otherwise noted, content on this site is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License to Joseph Bergantine.