Due to some recent misappropriation the images, and copyright violations involving the intellectual property on this site, I feel the need to post this policy statement for all who use my site.
I created this site with all of its text and images for the use of the general public as an educational reference. As a professional photographer, I am very familiar with the United states laws regarding copyrights including Title 17, Chapter 1, paragraphs 106 and 107. I make a good part of my living defending these rights.
Please feel free to access this site for you viewing pleasure and for reference. However, if you want to reuse, reprint or in any other way make alternative use of any of the images or information on this site, please have the courtesy to ask me first. You can email me by clicking on the following link:
I think you will find me to be very liberal with my usage policy. You should know that I will also be extremely aggressive in defending my rights to the intellectual property and images on this site.
Thanks for your cooperation, and please enjoy the site.
Posted September 20, 2008