Terms of Service, Disclaimers and Conditions
There is no charge to view content. Browsing of Feature Photo Service (FPS) images and/or video in thumbnail size and low resolution is available for the public through this site. The following terms, disclaimers and conditions apply:
1. Acceptance of our Terms: By visiting the website(s) featurephoto.com and fpsnewswire.com, viewing, accessing or otherwise using any of the services or information created, collected, compiled or submitted, you agree to be bound by the following Terms and Conditions of Service. You understand, agree and acknowledge that these Terms constitute a legally binding agreement between you and Feature Photo Service, Inc.
2. Proprietary Rights: You acknowledge and agree that featurephoto.com and fpsnewswire.com may contain proprietary and confidential information including copyrights, trademarks and service marks protected by intellectual property laws and international intellectual property treaties.
3. Definitions: Content is used interchangeably to mean any visual media or audible media including but not limited to: photography, images, press releases, captions, graphics, audio files, video.
4. Downloading Content - News Media: For accredited members of the news media/press ONLY - Feature Photo Service, Inc., featurephoto.com and fpsnewswire.com authorizes you as an accredited member of the news media to view and download images for your publication(s) for editorial use only. There is no charge to view the photos, captions, images, graphics, press releases or related content. Accredited and media authorized by Feature Photo Service, Inc., are permitted to download high-res images (jpg files). Resale, however, is not allowed. Any use for advertising or other commercial purposes is prohibited. Our content may not be sold, reproduced, or distributed without our written permission. Any third-party copyrights, trademarks, service marks and logos are the property of their respective owners. Any further rights not specifically granted herein are reserved. Feature Photo Service, Inc. reserves the right to refuse service at our discretion. All images downloaded from this site should be given proper attribution. Photo credit is mandatory. Photo credit should read as follows: [Photo Credit: Photographers Name/Feature Photo Service]
Violation(s) of the terms of service and/or infringement of copyright is subject prosecution to the fullest extent of the law.
Please contact Feature Photo Service Inc. with any questions regarding additional usage rights. editor ‘AT’ featurephoto.com –or- 212.944.1060 ext.1
5. Submitted Content: When you submit content to featurephoto.com and fpsnewswire.com you simultaneously grant Feature Photo Service, Inc. an irrevocable, worldwide, royalty free license to publish, display, modify, distribute and syndicate your content worldwide. Feature Photo Service, Inc. is not responsible for obtaining image releases or usage rights for your images/content nor from contributing photographers or third party contributors. That is your responsibility and you agree to indemnify Feature Photo Service, Inc.., featurephoto.com and fpsnewswire.com and hold harmless Feature Photo Service Inc, its successors and assigns, and all persons acting under its permission or authority, from any claim or cause of action, now known or later discovered, for, among other things, copyright infringement, invasion of privacy, right of publicity, and defamation arising out of the use of [photograph, images, content], including any action, suit, claim, damages, liability, costs, and/or expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees).
Feature Photo Service, Inc. does not guarantee placement - Ie: that your photo, image, content, press release posted on our site or distributed by our partners will be used, picked up, reprinted, redistributed or syndicated. Usage is at the discretion of the individual editor(s) and/or publication(s), news media.
Feature Photo Service, Inc. reserves the right to refuse service, photos, captions, images, press releases, and content at our discretion.
Feature Photo Service, Inc. is not responsible for typographical errors. All rates and distribution lists are subject to change without prior notice.
6. Disclaimer of Warranties: You understand and agree that your use of featurephoto.com and fpsnewswire.com is entirely at your own risk. Feature Photo Service, Inc. is not responsible for any posting, distribution and/or downloading issues iincluding delays relating to our technology, our technology providers and media distribution partners.
7. Limitation of Liability: You understand and agree that Feature Photo Service, Inc., featurephoto.com and fpsnewswire.com and any of its subsidiaries or affiliates shall in no event be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, or exemplary damages. The above limitation shall apply whether or not Feature Photo Service, Inc has been advised of or should have been aware of the possibility of such damages. In jurisdictions where the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages is not allowed the liability of Feature Photo Service, Inc is limited to the greatest extent permitted by law.
8. External Content: Feature Photo Service, Inc., featurephoto.com and fpsnewswire.com, may include hyperlinks to third-party content, advertising or websites. You acknowledge and agree that Feature Photo Service, Inc., is not responsible for and does not endorse any advertising, products or resource available from such resources or websites.
9. Entire Agreement: You understand and agree that the above Terms constitute the entire general agreement between you and Feature Photo Service, Inc. You may be subject to additional ‘Terms and conditions’ when you use, purchase or access other services, affiliate services or third-party content or material.
10. Changes to the Terms: Feature Photo Service, Inc. and its affiliated websites: featurephoto.com and fpsnewswire.com reserves the right to modify these Terms from time to time at our sole discretion and without any prior notice. Changes to our Terms become effective on the date they are posted and your continued use of Feature Photo Service, Inc and its affiliated websites includimg featurephoto.com and fpsnewswire.com after any changes to Terms will signify your agreement to be bound by them. These terms were last modified on: 8/14/17.