Understanding our Standard License Agreement?

Understanding our Standard License Agreement?

All images released by the Agency are licensed on a Standard Licence Agreement between the Licensee (the client) and the Agency, Zia Advertising Agency LLC (PhotoSolutions.me, Photographers-online.com, Ziaad.com).


Here is the agreement below.

  • Licensee can use the image(s) in virtually any kind of promotional material: web-sites, advertising, packaging, personal projects, CD or DVD packaging, film and video presentations, multimedia presentations, commercials, books, etc.
  • This usage will be limited to the duration of one year and limited to United Arab Emirates.
  • This license is not transferrable to a third party.
  • The licensee agrees to credit the Artist and the Agency in a reasonable manner whenever the work is printed or displayed in editorial context such as all social media platforms.  The licensee will provide a link to the Agencies website or selected social media profile. e.g. for instagram: Photography by Joe Blogs | @photosolutions.me. This is not applicable for non PR campaigns such as billboards, advertising in magazines.
  • The licensee agrees that he cannot superficially modify the image, put it on a t-shirt, mug, poster, template or other item, and sell it to others for consumption, reproduction or re-sale. This requires an extended license.
  • The Agency shall own the copyright for all images and videos shot by the Artists commissioned by Licensor.
  • The Agency has the right to make reproductions for the Agency’s portfolio, studio samples, self promotions, entry in contests or exhibitions, instructional purposes, editorial use, or within or on the outside of Agency’s studio. Any such use will be judicious and consistent with the highest standards of taste and judgment. Furthermore, any use of the images will be inline with local cultural sensitivities.
  • This agreement is effective as of this date of delivery of the images.

If the above does not let you use the images in a way that you would like. Please ask for a tailored License Agreement.