Copyright information

Roland Vögtli owns the exclusive copyright to all photographs, text and other design elements appearing on the Galleria punctum saliens site (unless explicitly mentioned otherwise). No images are within the Public Domain. Any use of images outside of the guidelines outlined in this document constitutes a copyright infringement.

PRIVATE USE, limited to personal, non-commercial use can be done without permission for all publicly accessible elements. All other uses require written permission, obtainable through the means of e-mail.

PUBLIC USE (diffusion by any means) for non-commercial purpose by individuals and all-volunteer organizations will likely be granted free permission, but approval is required. Free permissions always require proper attribution (including an active backlink, if used on the Web), and no alterations.

All others will need a licensing contract and payment. See how to license images (a special license is provided for use in worship or meditation media presentations by non-profit religious/spiritual organizations, and use as classroom teaching materials).

Prohibited actions
Embedding images into a web page, that is have a direct ("hot") link (img src) to any image on this site, except for pictures that have been posted to public forums.
Using programs to automatically download or spider large portions of the site for other purposes than indexing. Framing of any of the web pages.

Much work and heartblood went into the production of the site, the design and of course the photographs. By respecting the copyright, you respect my work. Thank you.

Yours truly,