PhotoShowOff's Rules and Guidelines
Using photoshowoff.com you agree to the following rules and guidelines.
By uploading photos on PhotoShowOff you certify that you own the full rights without exceptions to the uploaded material.
The photo will be removed from PhotoShowOff without further warning if the users rights to the photo are questioned with reasonable evidence.
All uploads of material to PhotoShowOff is at your own risk.
Rights to the use of uploaded photos
All photos uploaded to PhotoShowOff belongs without exception to the uploading user. It is not allowed to download and / or include photos from PhotoShowOff in any kind of publications being printed, digital or any other format. Any usage or distribution of photos from PhotoShowOff is strictly prohibeted.
If you wish to use one or more photos from PhotoShowOff you must obtain permission from the respective user.
PhotoShowOff's usage of uploaded photos
PhotoShowOff reserves the rights to use any uploaded material on photoshowoff.com and in any related PhotoShowOff product.
PhotoShowOff is free to scale and crop photos before publishing them.
Examples of PhotoShowOff usage includes, but are not limited to, publishing on photoshowoff.com, in mobile applications, in RSS feeds, in newsletters, in integrations with social media etc. PhotoShowOff shall whenever possible make the photo clickable and link it to it's full presentation on photoshowoff.com or similar full photo view in a PhotoShowOff product.
PhotoShowOff is not entitled to redistribute any uploaded material.
Guidelines for photos
Any photo uploaded to PhotoShowOff must follow these guidelines:
- The photo may not violate European law.
- The photo may not contain or be pornographic.
- Any identifiable persons photographed in portrait must have given their consent before you share the photo on PhotoShowOff. This does not include groups of people in public areas, e.g. at concerts, events, streets etc. unless the photo portraits a specific person or group. E.g. a crowd at a concert does not need to give concent, while a group photo of clearly identifiable people should give concent.
- The photo may not be offending to any group of people including religious, sexualities, race, etc. This will always be a judgement call of course, but is ultimately decided by PhotoShowOff's team of moderators.
Nudity in Photos
If the photo contains nudity it is the photographer's responsibility to specify this when uploading it to PhotoShowOff. If a user fails in flagging nudity repeatedly, PhotoShowOff reserves the right to terminate the account.
Guidelines for dialogue
On PhotoShowOff we advocate free speech and dialogue. Nevertheless please behave! Offensive remarks are not accepted.
Offensive posts will be deleted by a PhotoShowOff moderator as we become aware of them.
If a user repeatedly writes offensive posts, the user will be expelled from PhotoShowOff.
Attacking a person or group of persons, scandalous claims, obscene or pornographic appealing, provocations for the sake of provocating. Including any kind of TROLLING.
It will at all time be PhotoShowOff's right to judge whether a comment falls within the context of this definition. Even if such definition is not clearly listed above!
PhotoShowOff reserves the right to modify these guidelines without prior notice. Major revisions will be announced in the PhotoShowOff forum.
These guidelines are applicable from October 12th, 2016, last updated on October 25th, 2016.