All pictures and text on this web server are copyright 1988-2003 Gregory Thompson. All rights reserved. A list of good folks who have complied with the terms below is available as well as a list of jerks who have not.
Please respect my copyright by not reproducing, copying, or distributing my work. If you have any questions about copyright laws, learn about the subject at the U.S. Copyright Office webpage.
Non-commercial web useIf you have a non-commercial web use for a photo, then I grant permission to use it provided you: credit my site, provide a link and send me the URL of the page containing the photo. In creating the link, please use the following HTML:
Exception:You do not have my permission to alter the content of images by compositing my images with other images (mine or not), removing components (cropping is OK), or making significant color adjustments. If you would like to do this, I may give permission on a case-by-case basis and certainly only if it is documented as a 'digital composite or alteration'.
Reward!If you see one of my photos used in print or on the web without credit and a link and you report it to me, then I will mail you a print of a photo of your choosing. Please help me combat the jerks who cannot understand simple Netiquette.
Photos for PublicationIf you are a non-commercial organization creating a free publication and would like to use a photo, then I grant permission provided you credit me (photo courtesy Gregory Thompson - www.inclouds.com) either in the caption or directly on a photo and send me a hard-copy version.
Other UseIf you did not find your situation above, then I welcome an email proposal.