All photographs, text, graphics and the content of this website are the sole copyright © John R. Birch, with the exclusion of any third party contributions where the originator retains the copyright. All pictures, photographs and any digital media within this website must not be copied, distributed or published elsewhere or used for any commercial or non-commercial purpose whatsoever without the prior express permission of the copyright owner. All rights reserved.
If you wish to use one of my images you have seen online or elsewhere, please contact me via the form on my contact page. I am usually happy to make some photos available free of charge for non-commercial and worth while causes, but only if you ask permission beforehand. In return I will ask that the photo is given proper accreditation and a link back to my website be included if the image(s) are used online
Some of photographs are available for commercial use at sensible fees. I do not offer royalty free images so please don’t ask.
Under all circumstances, copyright remains with the original photographer or author. Remember that copyright is protected under international law.
Thanks for your co-operation.