Sharing is Caring – A Message From Matt Mikulla

Hey there. I want you to know that it’s totally cool to share my images, photography and artwork. I really appreciate it. Hopefully they can help you inspire your audience and friends.

I do have a few rules for sharing my work however. Below are my guidelines. I use the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported (CC BY-NC-ND 3.0) licensing model.

What the hell is that?

Here’s the human readable rules:

You are free:

To Share – to copy, distribute and transmit the work.

Under the following conditions:

Attribution – You must attribute the work in the manner specified by the author or licensor (but not in any way that suggests that they endorse you or your use of the work).

Noncommercial – You may not use this work for commercial purposes.

No Derivative Works – You may not alter, transform, or build upon this work.

With the understanding that:

Waiver – Any of the above conditions can be waived if you get permission from the copyright holder.

Public Domain – Where the work or any of its elements is in the public domain under applicable law, that status is in no way affected by the license.

Other Rights – In no way are any of the following rights affected by the license:

  • Your fair dealing or fair use rights, or other applicable copyright exceptions and limitations;
  • The author’s moral rights;
  • Rights other persons may have either in the work itself or in how the work is used, such as publicity or privacy rights.

Notice – For any reuse or distribution, you must make clear to others the license terms of this work. The best way to do this is with a link to this web page.

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