The photos exhibited in the different pages of the www.stonek.com and www.bancodefotos.com sites are protected by national and international laws about intellectual property protection.*
Those identified as "stonek" are registered in the General Authors' Association of Uruguay (AGADU). The rest are administered and managed in a non-exclusive way by www.stonek.com.**
Their non-authorized use will entail the corresponding legal actions.
If the user deems that any exhibited image hurts his morals or his rights please get in touch with us.
(**) The photos of Old Montevideo are in the public domain.
Those of Old Punta del Este belong to Roberto di Césare. They are published due to their historic and comparative interest. They are not marketable.
LAW THAT REGULATES AUTHOR RIGHTS IN URUGUAY (Another link)
Sale of licences for the use of photographic images
The license for the use of images is made under the hiring modality with restricted rights except in the case of special agreements.
In order to ask for an ESTIMATE for the use of existing photos please make a list of the photos you are interested in.
- Mark the option "
Recordar esta foto" (Remember this photo) that appears under each enlargement.
- After finishing, follow the link "
Mi lista" (My List).
- You will obtain a list of the selected photos. At the end of the list you will find the option with the highlighted word "
PRESUPUESTO" (Ask for an estimate). You will receive a copy of the mail you have sent.
If you want to postpone the request of an estimate, the list will remain stored in your computer/browser for six days.
If you want to ask for an estimate for new photos, please go to our section SERVICIOS DE FOTOGRAFÍA.
To make a clarifying enquiry you might use our contact form (in Spanish)
COMPLEMENTARY DATA to be taken into account in order to ask for an estimate.
Use of our photos in other Internet sites
The authorizations are granted under two modalities:
- Free use. The photos identified as "stonek" can be used on internet sites. You have to request our permission. Please send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org including the site address where they would be placed. Once approval is granted you may add "Photo(s) used with the permission of www.stonek.com". EXAMPLES.
- Acquisition of a license.
For the use of photos on other internet sites with a size larger than 440 pixels it is necessary to acquire a paid license.
To ask for an ESTIMATE please indicate the number of photos, their size and the site (or sites, if it corresponds) in which they will be used.
The licensed use on other internet sites is granted on the condition that the addendum is made to each superimposed images, logos or designs, as in this EXAMPLE.
Under no circumstance is the commercialization of the images exhibited on the pages of this site as well as those acquired by licensed use authorized to third parties. Their resale is expressly prohibited.