Using my stock..
You must be an active member
of DeviantART to use my stock.
You are required to credit me
in the details of your deviation. :
(This is a requirement of DA as well)FAQ #81: How can I create links to other deviants, deviations, or websites?
You are required to notify me
with a link to your work by commenting on the original stock, or by note.
Your work should be posted to DeviantART first and foremost!
Outside reposting of your work to your own websites/personal blogs/FB/art forums/galleries etc is fine as long as you have submitted to DeviantART first and notified/credited me (see terms above).
Photomanipulations, digital paintings, mixed media works are all OK!
Please make significant alterations to my original stock so it is clear your work is a derivative.
Traditional and digital references are OK!
All traditional and digital artists are welcome to use my stock for pose/costume/fabric references etc in your artwork.
You are required to credit and notify me as per the terms above in all cases.
Use in your school/college/university work, portfolios is OK as long as you abide by the terms above!
Please make sure you also follow the requirements your tutors/teachers lay out for crediting etc in academic work.
I HEREBY GRANT ALL DEVIANT ARTISTS PERMISSION TO USE MY STOCK IN ANY AND ALL DEVIANTART PRINTS WITHOUT RESTRICTION.
For all other website printing like redbubble etc or any commercial use please contact me first for permission!
Please do not...Do not in any way, shape or form use any artwork or stock from my gallery for the following:
TUBING, LAYOUTS, BANNERS, GLITTER TAGS, SIGNATURE TAGS,
"SECRETS", WALLPAPERS BEING SHARED ON EXTERNAL SITES,
CREATION OF RP AVATARS/CHARACTER PROFILES/HORSE RPG SITE LAYOUTS,
"PREMADE STOCK BACKGROUNDS", "PRE CUT OUT STOCK", "MOCK/PREMADE BOOK COVERS"
COPYING, EDITING, PUBLISHING, OR REDISTRIBUTION
Permission will not be granted for any of the above.
If you are unsure please contact me by note on DA or by email - xelandriax at gmail dot com to check. Please don't just assume it will be ok!
Do not submit my work with minor edits to the photography gallery as "touch ups" or "post edit work".
Minor changes such as hue/saturation, post edits, HDR/B&W dodging/burning/blending/touch ups with my stock is not permitted.
Do not use my stock for "Premade Backgrounds" for redistribution or repost "cut out" versions of my stock under any circumstances.
I do NOT allow work containing my model or location photography to be shared on external wallpaper sites such as Wallpapers.com or desktopnexus.com
Do not not use my stock in any artwork that contains illegal/copyright infringing images taken from Google (or other search engine) or celebrity photography.
Please refer to DA's FAQ for more information or the news article --> [link]FAQ #217: What are "Stock and Resources" and can I use them in my submissions?
ADDED MARCH 2013: Do not use my stock with images taken from SXC.hu - as of 10/03/2013 SXC has told all artists it is against their policies to make derivative works with their images unless you get explicit written permission from the copyright holder.
Do not use my stock in any corporate contests run by DeviantART or separately by outside companies/magazines.
This does not include contests run by individuals or groups here on DA which are ok.
Commercial use and Printing
All commercial work requires the purchase of a commercial model or property release which must be organized beforehand. Please contact me directly by email - xelandriax at gmail dot com - for details of fees relating to your project.
EDIT 2012: This includes "mock/hypothetical/premade" book/album covers and other media - please contact me.
Prints permission is only granted automatically for use on DeviantART. For all other printing please contact me directly.
My Stock is Copyrighted
My stock does not belong in the public domain, every piece submitted to my deviantart gallery is protected by copyright law. The license I provide - as detailed on this page - is for DA members only.
Just because not all my stock has a visible copyright watermark does NOT mean that they are not subject to copyright.
Please do not redistribute my stock in whole or part without explicit written permission from myself.
DeviantART, its owners etc do not own the copyright to my stock or artwork submitted to this site.
As stated in the submission policy here: [link]
It remains MY option to remove or change or amend any or all of my stock and rules at ANY time.FAQ #157: Can I use things created by other people in my submissions?FAQ #257: What sort of permission do I need to use someone else's work? FAQ #193: How do I prove that I had permission to use someone's work?