This agreement may be revised or updated without notice. You are advised to review it regularly. Details on updates can be found at the beginning of this document.
The use of this Website
You warrant that You are of legal age to use the Website and to create binding legal obligations for any liability You may incur as a result of the use of the Website. You agree that You are responsible for all of your use of the site including for the use of your account by others.
The Website contains images uploaded by its members. All images and their descriptions and presentation in general ('Images') on the Website are the property of either GCOLive and/or its members and are protected by international copyright laws. Use of these Images without license is prohibited.
GCOLive and its members do their best to provide accurate information on Images and on the services of the Website, however against all our efforts there can be some typographical and technical errors on it. GCOLive cannot be held liable for any losses or damages resulting from the inaccurary of any information on the Website.
Both parties acknowledge that from time to time You may upload photographs or graphics to the Website, and GCOLive will screen these uploads to see if they are suitable for distribution. The policies behind this procedure are described in the Upload rules section of the Photo Submissions page
You authorize GCOLive to be your non-exclusive agent that licenses Images FOR FREE to third parties based on the terms that can be found the Image License Agreement alongside the restrictions specified at each Image. GCOLive agrees not to sell these Images under any circumstances and not to distribute them outside the Website without your permission and consent.
You acknowledge that under no circumstances can you demand money from GCOLive or those using the Images for the use of said Images. You may ask payment for a higher resolution version of an Image but only if it's not stored on the Website.
You also acknowledge that the Images may be used for promotional purposes for the Website or your gallery on GCOLive.
Furthermore, You acknowledge that GCOLive does not allow the upload of Images that infringe on any copyright, property right, trademark or any other applicable right.
You are solely responsible for the Images You upload. You warrant that You own all proprietary rights regarding the Image, and as for Images depicting identifiable persons that You do your best to obtain a valid, legal and signed Model release from those parties to upload alongside the Image.
You acknowledge that even though We do our best to prevent it from happening, GCOLive cannot be held responsible for the misuse or abuse of any Image.
We also reserve the right to remove any approved Image at any time if We believe it's defective, of poor quality or infringe on any right. Serious copyright infringement issues such as uploading Images found on other stock photography sites result in the termination of this Agreement, the termination of your membership, and possible criminal prosecution.
Both parties can terminate your membership account for any reason with a written notice and proof of identity. Upon termination GCOLive removes all your Images from the Website. You acknowledge that because of copyright infringement or other kinds of serious - or even malicious - acts, you may face more serious consequences.
GCOLive collects some information about its users for statistical and contact purposes. GCOLive holds your data confidentially, it will not be sold to any third parties and it will not be seen by the public.
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless GCOLive and its officers, employees, shareholders, directors and suppliers against all claims, liability, damages, costs and expenses, including reasonable legal fees and expenses, arising out of or related to a breach of this Agreement, the use of this site and the use or the inability of use of any Image, your failure to abide by any restriction regarding the use of an Image, or any claim by a third party related to the use of an Image.
Warranty and Liability
THE WEBSITE AND THE IMAGES ARE PROVIDED 'AS IS'. WE OFFER NO WARRANTY, EXPLICIT OR IMPLIED, REGARDING ANY IMAGES, THE WEBSITE, THE ACCURACY OF ANY INFORMATION, OR ANY RIGHTS OR LICENSES UNDER THIS AGREEMENT INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. GCOLive DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE WEBSITE OR THE IMAGES WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS OR THAT THEIR USE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE.
GCOLive SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU OR TO ANY OTHER PERSON OR ENTITY FOR ANY GENERAL, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, OR LOST PROFITS OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES, COSTS OR LOSSES ARISING OUT OF YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE OR THE IMAGES