Usage Rights For Graphics Factory Images

Printable Usage License

The complete Graphics Factory library of images, which is one of the largest royalty-free collections available to you with unlimited downloads. Developed to save you time and money by providing an blazing fast image search engine to royalty-free images with commercial usage rights at an extremely affordable price.

Important Note: Graphics Factory users are protected from copyright-infringement because we guarantee the images you download are legal for you to use. Graphics Factory owns the copyrights to the images provided and you obtain a license to use the images with your purchase.

You will sleep better at night knowing the images you download and use will not lead to a copyright infringement case.

What is commercial usage?
Commercial usage includes using the images to earn money on items you sell such as t-shirts, rubber stamps, signs, books, and any other items that will earn you money. With a Platinum Membership you can use Graphics factory images on products you sell.

1. GRANT OF LICENSE

Graphics Factory grants you a royalty-free, non-exclusive, and non-transferable license to use the Image(s) only as provided in this Agreement. SEE BELOW FOR OTHER IMPORTANT TERMS AND LIMITATIONS THAT FORM PART OF THIS GRANT.

2. PERMITTED USES

I. You can use the Image(s) in any print or electronic media, including advertising and editorial use, provided such use is not intended to allow the re-distribution, re-use of the Image(s) or access to the image(s) apart from a product or service.

II. You can use the Image(s) on product packaging or in any items for educational use or resale, including books, logos, calendars, consumer merchandise (T-shirts, posters, art, apps, etc.), provided such use is not intended to allow the re-distribution, re-use of the Image(s) or access to the Image(s) apart from a product or service.

III : Editorial Use: Every image at Graphics Factory can be used for 'editorial & commercial' purposes, BUT the images marked celebrity or editorial-use can only be used for editorial purposes only. The editorial-use only means that the image can not be used for commercial purposes of any kind.

An Editorial Use Only image CAN be used:

  • in a newspaper or magazine article
  • on a blog or website for descriptive purposes
  • in a non-commercial presentation
  • these are the editorial use only images

Example: You are publishing a magazine article about Lego and you use an image of Lego from Graphics Factory to illustrate your article. This is acceptable editorial use.

Example: Your company is launching a new t-shirt design in the US market. You download an image of a Barbie from Graphics Factory and have t-shirts made to sell. This is not acceptable editorial use.

An Editorial-Use only image CANNOT be used for:

  • Advertising or promotional material.
  • Items or products for resale (e.g., prints, posters, mugs, stationery, calendars, electronic templates, etc.).
  • for any 'advertorial' purposes (ie: in sections or supplements in relation to which you receive or pay a fee)

Every image other then the editorial-use images can be used for educational and commercial purposes according to the usage rights below.

IV : Modifying Images: You can modify or alter the Image(s) as necessary for your use and provided that if such modification or alteration constitutes a derivative work you do not acquire any copyright ownership or equivalent rights in or to any of the Image(s) or any other property of Graphics Factory or its licensor and you shall only use such derivative work in accordance with this Agreement.

V : CELEBRITY CARICATURE CARTOONS :

Our celebrity cartoons can be used for books, newspapers, magazines and other published editorial materials. They CAN NOT be used on t-shirts, mugs, posters, cups, or any other retail merchandise for sale.

3. PROHIBITED USES You may not:


I. You can not sublicense, distribute, transfer or assign rights to the Image(s) as images.

II. You can not display or distribute the Image(s) in any vector format. Doing so will be viewed as an attempt to distribute the Image(s) in violation of this Agreement.

III. You can not use the Image(s) to compete with Graphics Factory. Graphics Factory is in the business of licensing images to its subscribers. It is the specific intent of this provision to prohibit you from using the Image(s) to enter, either directly or indirectly, a similar or competing business.

Platinum Membership License

Graphics Factory provides a royalty-free usage license that allows you to use the images from Graphics Factory on commercial items even if you sell them. Commercial usage includes any type of usage where you will be using the Image(s) for business purposes and making money from the use of the Image(s).

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Specific Usage Rights

Books

Yes, Graphics Factory images can be used in books you sell.

Place a copyright notice in your book such as images used in this book are licensed and © Graphics Factory.com.

Platinum Membership Is Required, but does NOT need to stay active after the first year to continuing to sell your book. Create your Platinum Membership here.

A copyright notice must be displayed in your book and it can be placed wherever you think it fits best.

Example Copyright Notices:

Images on the page © GraphicsFactory.com
Images on page 2 © GraphicsFactory.com

T-Shirts & Clothing

Yes, Graphics Factory images can be used on clothing you sell.

Platinum Membership Is Required, and DOES need to stay active to continuing to sell your clothing. Create your Platinum Membership here.

Rubber Stamps

Yes, you can use images from Graphics Factory to make rubber stamps to resell with a Platinum Membership. You would need to keep your membership active to continue selling the rubber stamps made from images at GraphicsFactory.com.

You do not need to add a copyright notice on the actual rubber stamp.

Web Site Templates

Yes, you can use images from Graphics Factory in your web site templates.

Add a copyright notice on the actual template such as ... Image © Graphics Factory.com.

Teachers Pay Teachers

Yes, you can use images from Graphics Factory on your lesson plans and worksheets that you sell from sites such as teacherspayteachers.com.

You can NOT create clip art or image sets to sell, but you CAN use the clipart as part of your lesson plans for illustrational purposes.

You can include 300dpi jpg's or 300dpi PDFs, but the PDF files can only be created from using JPGs, GIFs, or PNGs and NOT from vector files such as .EPS, .SVG, .AI, or .WMF). You can create products for FREE, but only a small collection of less than 20 products can be free.

A copyright notice must be on the actual printable lesson plan or worksheet such as ... "Image © Graphics Factory.com" or "Owl image © Graphics Factory.com".

We also have special rates for schools. If you would like to have access for your school please email with how many teachers you would like to have access.

Student Lesson Plans

Yes, images can be used for Lesson Plans as long as you're not selling the lesson plans. If you want to sell your lesson plans you would need a Platinum Membership.

  • A GraphicsFactory.com copyright notice does need to be shown on the lesson plans.

Embroidery Designs

Yes, you can make embroidery designs to sell using images from Graphics Factory with a Platinum Membership. An active Platinum Membership is required to continue selling embroidery designs using Graphics Factory images.

Embroidery designs can not be made available in these formats .EPS, .PDF .SVG, .AI, .PNG, .JPG, .GIF, .CDR or .WMF.

Place a copyright notice on the page where the embroidery designs are sold , like...
Image © GraphicsFactory.com.

To start selling your embroidery designs using Graphics Factory images create your Platinum Membership.

We limit the number of embroidery designs you can sell to 500.

Scripts for Graphic Editors

No, you can not use images from Graphics Factory to sell as scripts in Paint Shop Pro, Photoshop, Illustrator and such programs.

Logos

Yes, images can be modified to use in logos. You can copyright your logo using Graphics Factory images, but it doesn't and can't stop anyone from using the image within your logo, it would only protect your exact logo design.

  • There is not a limit on the number of times your logo can be printed.
  • A copyright notice does not need to be shown for logo usage.

Retail Clothing Usage

Yes, images can be used on Clothing you sell from your online or retail store. An active Platinum Membership is required to sell T-Shirts with Graphics Factory images on them. Create your Platinum Membership.

Digital Scrap booking Usage

Yes, images from Graphics Factory can be used in your scrapbooking kits, but a copyright notice within each kit such as ... Image © Graphics Factory.com is required. You can include 300dpi jpg's or 300dpi PDFs, but the PDF images can only be created from JPG, GIF, or PNGs, not from vector files such as .EPS, .SVG, .AI, or .WMF).

Place a copyright notice within the kit such as ... Images © Graphics Factory.com.

Apps and Game Usage

Yes, images can be used in apps / games you sell.

The images can be used to create a library or part of a theme you create but no more then 100 images can be used. If you use images for a gallery or theme pack. Sticker Packs can NOT be created using Graphics Factory images.

Place a copyright notice on your apps/games credit or about page. Example... Images used in this app are © GraphicsFactory.com.

iOS Sticker Packs

No, images can not be used to create sticker packs for iPhone or Android phones.

Memes

Yes, you can use Graphics Factory images to make memes.

A copyright notice must be displayed on the meme such as ... Image © Graphics Factory.com

Decals

Yes, Graphics Factory images can be used to create physical decals and stickers to sell. Digital decals or stickers can not be sold using images from Graphics Factory.

Place a copyright notice on your packaging if you have have packaging. Sample Copyright: Decals Designs are Officially licensed © GraphicsFactory.com. Create your Platinum Membership

Etsy, CafePress and Zazzle

Yes, images can be used on items you sell from sites such as Etsy, CafePress and Zazzle. An active Platinum Membership is required to use images on the items you sell..

A copyright notice must be displayed on your item page such as ... Images used on this item are Officially licensed / © Graphics Factory.com

Create your Platinum Membership.

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