Copyright is important as it protects both me, you, and the use of your images.


All the edited photographs purchased or displayed on this website are displayed under the copyright of Ian Arthur Photography and are protected under the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988. For those lovely clients who have bought digital files, either as part of their photography portfolio or individually from my website gallery, Ian Arthur Photography does grant limited reproduction rights for personal use.

Any client who has received or bought digital files are entitled (under license) to use them for personal and non-commercial purposes, including producing prints, posters, canvas wraps, books and other printed matter, multi-media slideshows and other computer or electronic media projects.

The user licence specifically excludes the sale of the digital files or items produced from the files for commercial gain, advertising, publicity or any other commercial use without the written permission from Ian Arthur Photography. If permission is required to use any digital files commercially, or for any other use not listed here, or if any doubt exists as to the extent of licensed usage, then please contact Ian Arthur Photography.

If you are a third party, such as wedding vendors, media or magazines, and would like to use some of my picturs then please contact Ian Arthur Photography. If any of my images are used on a public forum (i.e. website or social networking site) then Ian Arthur would be grateful if credit is be given to Ian Arthur Photography.