About Editorial Images

Editorial Stock Photography – Royalty Free.

Photos marked “Editorial Images” on our web site are not to be used in commercial designs and/or advertisements.

About editorial news related pictures on our web site.

Our new editorial portion of the site now offers news worthy images from social, cultural and political events. Editorial images are not for commercial purposes and cannot be released for commercial use. All editorial images are restricted to editorial use only.

You cannot use the editorial images for reasons other than personal use/study, commentary, political observations, social commentary, newsworthy, satire, or criticism commentary. You CANNOT use an editorial image to sell any product or service including but not limited to t-shirts, bumper stickers, hats, and so forth when you do not have a model or property release.

Any images downloaded from our editorial area of the web site are to be used primarily for editorial purposes only including but not limited to newspapers, reporting, social or cultural commentary magazines, books, and editorial context for printed or electronic media. Please consult your legal advisors if an editorial image you are planning to use is in question.

When purchasing an editorial image be advised that purchasing the use license does NOT transfer any copyright and you may not claim that you own the image and you cannot sell, license for use or distribute editorial images in any manner.

Images specified for editorial use.

Editorial images are not for commercial purposes. Images included within our editorial section can include identifiable people, products, logos, places and things where a non-released, model or property release is not acquired when or provided with the image.

Be advised that you are exclusively responsible in the manner you use editorial images. When in doubt regarding the use of an editorial image, consult legal counsel.

We don’t supply editorial images for anyone using or downloading our photos and images to misuse – they are only available for the purpose of commentary.

Editorial images include:

City and street scenes
News events
Interesting social events or happenings’
Live sporting events
Interesting people in public places
Music events
Public Entertainment and amusement
Celebrities in public places
Cultural events
About Editorial Use Images.

Editorial images are primarily taken in public places, and they do not invade the personal privacy of the person(s) in the image.

PhotosofCalifornia.com makes available for download an editorial images section where pictures are taken in public venues and are to only be used as editorial images.

As the image user downloading editorial images from our site, you need to be advised of any legal issues that surround editorial images use.

When using editorial images, you are solely responsible for any claims related to or arising from the images or any use of the images.

The above information is not intended as legal advice. You should always consult your counsel in all matters of legal issues. Buyer assumes all responsibility for ensuring that above conditions are met.