Wildscreen Media Licences

Contributors of media to Wildscreen’s ARKive project are asked to select one of the licence agreements below, which differ in terms of how Wildscreen, and others, are permitted to use the copyright imagery.

  1. Licence 1 - ARKive Vault and Website Licence

    The terms of this licence permit Wildscreen:

    • to copy and store high resolution versions of your image(s)/video(s) in the secure offline ARKive media vault, create derivatives or adaptations of the image(s)/video(s) and display low resolution versions of the derivatives or adaptations on the ARKive website;
    • to sub-license End Users to use low resolution web versions of your image(s)/video(s) for their own personal use or for internal educational uses only (subject to End Users agreeing to the Terms and Conditions of Use of Materials set out in Appendix 1 of Licence 1 and detailed on the ARKive website); and,
    • to allow End Users to use ARKive branded and supplied thumbnail-sized versions of your images as graphic links to your image(s)/video(s) on the ARKive website, using ARKive’s portlet API and subject to ARKive’s API terms of use for portlets.

    Please click here to see the full terms of Licence 1.

  2. Licence 2 - Wildscreen Activities Licence for Wildscreen Not-For-Profit Promotional Purposes

    The terms of this licence permit Wildscreen:

    • to do everything that it would be permitted to do under Licence 1; and
    • to use your image(s)/video(s) in Wildscreen owned promotional materials in order to promote its charitable objectives. This would include Wildscreen being permitted to reproduce, distribute and display the image(s)/video(s) or derivatives or adaptations of your materials in all formats.

    Please click here to see the full terms of Licence 2.

  3. Licence 3 - Wildscreen Activities Licence for Wildscreen Not-For-Profit Purposes on Third Party Platforms

    The terms of this licence permit Wildscreen:

    • to do everything that it would be permitted to do under Licence 2; and
    • to sub-license the use of your image(s)/video(s) in whole or in part to operators of third party platforms (such as Facebook and YouTube) solely for the promotion of Wildscreen’s charitable objectives.

    Please click here to see the full terms of Licence 3.

  4. Licence 4 - Wildscreen Not-For-Profit Conservation or Not-For-Profit Education Distribution Licence

    The terms of this licence permit Wildscreen:

    • to do everything that it would be permitted to do under Licence 3; and
    • to sub-license and distribute low resolution versions of your image(s)/ video(s) via the ARKive website to end users that are individuals or not-for-profit organisations, but only for not-for-profit conservation or not-for-profit educational purposes.
    • on request, to sub-license and distribute high resolution digital versions of your images(s)/video(s) (in whole or in part) to end users that are individuals or that are not-for-profit organisations, but only for not-for-profit conservation or not-for-profit educational purposes.

    Please click here to see the full terms of Licence 4.

    If you would like to contribute your imagery to Wildscreen under one of the above Licences, please first review the terms in full, via the above links, and confirm to us by email which of these four Licences you agree to.

  5. Creative Commons

    Imagery can also be licensed under a Creative Commons Licence.

  6. Deed of Assignment

    It is also possible to assign your imagery to Wildscreen (and we will license use of the imagery back to you). If this option is of interest please let us know.

If you would like any further information or to discuss how we would use your imagery, please feel free to contact the ARKive team.