Privacy ,Cookies & Copyright Policies

Privacy Policy
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Cookies Policy

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Copyright Policy – – Claims of Infringement & Fair Use Policy

All images on  are either created by, purchased and licensed, or considered readily available on the Internet and believed to be in public domain. Images posted are believed to be published according to the U.S. Copyright Fair Use Act (title 17, U.S. Code.) and fair use copyright law, section 107. Please contact us with any legal concerns and we’ll be happy to remove anything in breach.

§107. Limitations on exclusive rights: Fair use

Notwithstanding the provisions of sections 106 and 106A, the fair use of a copyrighted work, including such use by reproduction in copies or phonorecords or by any other means specified by that section, for purposes such as criticism, comment, news reporting, teaching (including multiple copies for classroom use), scholarship, or research, is not an infringement of copyright.

Please send any notices of infringement and or DMCA requests by email to and all requests will be handled within 24 hours.

Official DMCA Copyright Infringement Notification

Our website follows the safe harbor provisions of 17 U.S.C. §512, otherwise known as Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”).

To file a copyright infringement notification with us, you will need to send a written communication that includes substantially the following:

  • Authority: Proof of contacting person with either a physical or electronic signature to act on behalf of the owner of the alleged infringed material.
  • Specifics: Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, including specific URL so material can be located quickly.
  • Contact information: Name, address, phone number and electronic email address of the complaining party.
  • Acknowledgement: A statement that the complaining party has a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law. A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed (Note that under Section 512(f) any person who knowingly and materially misrepresents that material or activity is infringing may be subject to liability for damages.

To expedite our ability to process your request, such written notice should be sent by email to