Licensing Info

Aerial photo of Merrillville, Indiana over US 30 facing east towards I-65.

Commercially license any of the photos in the Northwest Indiana gallery for use on your personal or commercial business webpage, marketing pieces, video productions, banners, billboards, posters and more.

NOTE: Before purchasing a digital download to use for commercial purposes, please read the entire license agreement below which has information and rules about certain things that you can and cannot do with these photos.

Purchase a Digital Download for Commercial Use


640×480, up to 300k size
Large Web-size
up to 1 MB
up to 4 MB
Original – Full Size
Highest quality JPG available
16-bit TIFF file – Full Size
For Very Large Prints

Licensing Info follows the licensing agreement provided by SmugMug, which can be viewed here for the most up-to-date information. Please continue reading below for more information on what you can do and what you cannot do with a digital photo downloaded for commercial use:

What you can do:

Photographer or videographer (“Content Provider”) grants you a perpetual, non-exclusive, non-transferable, worldwide license to use the accompanying image(s) or video(s) (collectively, “Media,”) for permitted commercial purposes, defined as:

  • advertising, promotion, brochures, packaging
  • as part of a commercial website for promotional purposes (maximum 800×600 pixels) use
  • prints, posters, flyers, tearsheets for promotional purposes (not for resale)
  • prints, posters, or other commercial display of Media
  • magazines, books, newspapers, other printed publications
  • video, broadcast, theatrical

What you may not do:

Buyer may not resell, relicense, redistribute without express written permission from Content Provider. Use as a derivative work, and reselling or redistributing such derivative work is prohibited. Media may not be used in a pornographic, obscene, illegal, immoral, libelous or defamatory manner. Media may not be incorporated into trademarks, logos, or service marks. Media may not be made available for download.

Content Provider retains all rights, license, copyright, title and ownership of the Media.

Photos being used for commercial purposes that involve a for-profit venture, such as using a photo on the cover of a book, may require additional fees and/or royalties. Please contact directly should you wish to use a photo that will be used for this purpose, or another purposes that involves the sale of a product or service.

There is no warranty, express or implied, with the purchase of this digital image or video file. Neither Content Provider nor SmugMug will be liable for any claims, or incidental, consequential or other damages arising out of this license or buyer’s use of the Media.