Photoatlas offers free digital photos and reference pictures for personal use on your website or any printed material.
We do have high resolution versions of some images, for commercial use please email us, see contact info below. Most photographs are taken by Urs Hauenstein (most with a variety of Pentax DSLR cameras) unless otherwise noted. We are adding new images and categories as they become available. Descriptions of many places are from Wikipedia.
Photos available here at nature-images.org are all copyrighted and may be used only under these following restrictions:
1. Nature-images.org images may be used for free for personal use or applications, in school or study projects, as reference material or for non-profit organizations projects, as long as you mention the source of the photos with a link back and or a printed mention of this site, anywhere on your website or publication. For commercial and editorial use please go to Stock photography by Urs Hauenstein at Alamy
2. You may not resell or redistribute the photos from this website as collection or single images as stock photos.
3. Photoatlas does not assume any responsibility for websites or any publications where our images are used.
4. Hotlinking of images is prohibited and disabled on this site so you need to download the images and serve them from your own website.
5. Historic images are collected from a variety of sources and are in the public domain.
6. If you see anything on this website for which you hold the copyright, please inform us and we will either remove it or give you credit, whichever you choose.
7. If you want to contribute to this website you can submit your own images via e-mail, pls note the following:
- By submitting photos to Nature-images.org you grant us the right to publish them.
- Please send only photos of animals, plants and landscapes you have taken yourself and not copied images taken by somebody else.
- Please include descriptions of each submitted picture.
- We can not publish all the submitted photos, unpublished material will be deleted.
For any questions, image submissions or link exchange requests please send e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
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