License

Photos.sh license usage

We want to make the license details as transparent and clear as possible. Photos.sh search results display for now three type of licenses for which you can read details below.
Each of this license allows that you use photos for commercial purposes without attribution or any other restrictions.
Note that could exist some restrictions in "Public Domain Mark" or photos marked with "No know copyright restrictions" - The work may not be free of known copyright restrictions in all jurisdictions.

Public Domain Dedication (CC0)

The person who associated a work with this deed has dedicated the work to the public domain by waiving all of his or her rights to the work worldwide under copyright law, including all related and neighbouring rights, to the extent allowed by law.

You can copy, modify, distribute and perform the work, even for commercial purposes, all without asking permission.

Full license description: https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/

Public Domain Mark

This work has been identified as being free of known restrictions under copyright law, including all related and neighboring rights.

You can copy, modify, distribute and perform the work, even for commercial purposes, all without asking permission.

Full license description: https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/mark/1.0/

No known copyright restrictions - mostly historical photos

See participating Institutions in this project on Flickr: https://www.flickr.com/commons/usage/

Participating institutions may have various reasons for determining that "no known copyright restrictions" exist, such as:

  • The copyright is in the public domain because it has expired;
  • The copyright was injected into the public domain for other reasons, such as failure to adhere to required formalities or conditions;
  • The institution owns the copyright but is not interested in exercising control; or
  • The institution has legal rights sufficient to authorize others to use the work without restrictions

Full license description: https://www.flickr.com/commons/usage/