explanation on using photo's or information found on the Esprit Fact
File and on the Internet:
Every single page and all images on the KFM Industries and Esprit Fact
File websites features the following note:
All information and
images found on this site are copyright protected by their respective
owners and are used for review
purpose only, Nothing found on this site may be reproduced in any form
without prior consent from the actual owner.
The wallpaper section features a similar note on each screen resolution:
All wallpapers found on this
site have been created by Karl-Franz Marquez unless stated otherwise.
These are all copyright protected, reproduction in any form is not
permitted without prior, written consent from KFM Industries.
If you want to use any material found on this site, you should first
obtain the original copyright owner's permission, this copyright owner
is mentioned in the caption of the photo, if no name is present it does
not mean the photo isn't copyright protected, every single photo or
piece of information is still copyright protected by US Federal and
You should note that these days the image files on most websites have
been digitally watermarked and actually contain copyright information,
they can be traced to any website on the internet if needed in a legal
When you do obtain the required, written permission, you should post a
notice that proclaims that this specific photograph is used with the
permission of the original copyright owner, and include a link to the
original site where the photo was found if this is requested.
Say you would like to use one or more photo's featured on the KFM
Industries or Esprit Fact File websites... this is possible by following
these simple conditions:
before using any of the photos I've personally taken.
- If you want to use any photo or
wallpaper on the KFM Industries or Esprit Fact File web server as your
background image on your computer, please go ahead, this is why this
collection has been created in the first place, also creating an
archive on your personal computer is allowed, as long as you don't
publish the files in any form, known or unknown.
- Unfortunately I can only give
permission to publish photo's that I took myself, I can't speak for
the other photographer's whose photo's are presented on the KFM
Industries or Esprit Fact File website, you should contact them
directly for their personal permission. I would however like to know
where the photo's end up, so please email me by clicking
The website you want to use the
photo on should be a non-commercial website, using any of the material
found on the KFM Industries or Esprit Fact File websites for
commercial purposes is NOT allowed.
The photo or wallpaper has to be
used 'as is', this means no cropping or altering in any way, when you
use the image on your own website, it must remain exactly the way it
is available on the KFM Industries or Esprit Fact File websites.
You must include the original
copyright owner, as mentioned in the caption of that specific photo on
the KFM Industries or Esprit Fact File websites, on your website, also
include the name Esprit Fact File and the www.espritfactfile.com url
in this caption as the origin of this specific photo.
If your site features a 'links'
section, you should include the Esprit Fact File website banner on
this page, please use the banner found at the top of the Esprit Fact
It is NOT allowed to link
directly to the KFM Industries or Esprit Fact File websites server !
This means when you want to use a photo, wallpaper, screensaver or any
other file from the KFM Industries or Esprit Fact File websites, you
must first download it and publish it on your own web server when you
receive the permission to do so. Linking is only allowed to the main
not to any of the individual pages or files, bandwidth is expensive
The entire HTML coding of the KFM
Industries and Esprit Fact File websites is fully copyrighted and may
NOT be copied or reproduced in any way !
Under these simple
conditions it is allowed to use a reasonable number of photo's found on
the KFM Industries or Esprit Fact File websites, it is however NOT
allowed to create a copy of the website on any other server or publish
it in any other form, written or electronic.
or take a look at the official US copyright page found at:
If you still have any further questions, please don't hesitate to
contact me by e-mail by clicking
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