Photos are sold as user friendly .jpeg files on a limited licence only and full copyright is retained by the photographer. Limited licence means that the photos are for the subject's personal use and/or personal advertising only and are not for independent third party or commercial use without permission in writing and pre-negotiated purchase and terms from the photographer, or to be on-sold. Photos are not to be edited or altered in any way by anybody other than the photographer or an editor approved by the photographer. The photographer's signature must remain legible on all photos. Prints are not to be scanned or reproduced. It is illegal to take and/or use Madeleine Matschke Photography photos without consent or purchase, regardless of where they appear, including: mainstream media, elsewhere on the internet, Google Images, social media (inc Facebook, Instagram, SnapChat), via email, from printed publications or "screen shotting" of proofs from this site.