Pictures Terms and Conditions

IMPORTANT: This document is an addendum to our Terms and Conditions. Your acceptance of both is required.

Thank you for visiting the Historical Marker Project ("HMP") website, located at Please carefully read these Picture Terms of Use ("Terms") so you understand what rights you and HMP have regarding any picture ("Picture") that you choose to upload to HMP.

These Terms are meant to protect all of our website visitors and your use of this website signifies your agreement with these Terms. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH ANY OF THESE TERMS, DO NOT UPLOAD PICTURES TO HMP. HMP reserves the right, in our sole discretion, to modify, alter or otherwise update these Terms at any time. Such modifications shall be effective immediately upon posting. When we change the Terms in a material way, a notice will be posted on the HMP website along with the updated HMP Terms. By using this website after we have posted notice of such modifications, alterations or updates you agree to be bound by such revised Terms.

HMP may update the HMP Pictures Terms of Use from time to time.


We respect your intellectual property, and claim no copyright to any Picture you upload to HMP. However, as a stipulation of using HMP, you grant HMP the right to edit, modify, quote, or reformat your Pictures. You also grant us a perpetual non-exclusive worldwide royalty-free license to use, reproduce, adapt, publicly perform and publicly display your Pictures on HMP and to promote HMP.


You acknowledge that due to the nature of the internet, if your Picture is saved, or copied, or otherwise transfered to a computer or other device that is not owned or maintained by HMP, either by a person or by an automated computer program, then you agree to not hold HMP responsible for any actions related to the saved, copied, or transferred picture.

You agree to allow users of HMP to save a copy of any Picture for their personal use, as long as the person does not redistribute the Picture, or any derivative of the Picture without your permission.


You also agree to allow HMP members the right to discuss, make comments about, favorite, and like your Picture on the HMP website.


HMP reserves the right to permanently remove your Picture if it does not meet the demands and expectations of HMP. Pictures must represent the respective historical marker accurately. The quality of the Picture relating to its focus, positioning, color, and other aspects needs to be as high quality as possible. Picture must not have been altered by adding text, borders, or any other embellishments. Adjusting the brightness, contrast, hue, sharpness, and other enhancements to the Picture is also not recommended. The original Picture that includes the EXIF data is strongly preferred.


If you have any questions or concerns about the Terms, please contact us.

Historical Marker Project, PMB 161, 2620 South Maryland Parkway, Suite 14, Las Vegas, NV USA 89109

Revised: October 1, 2015