- You must give appropriate credit when using an image. No copyright license is granted to the user, other than the right to reproduce the images. Any time you use an image from this image bank, please credit the photographer connected to the image on the website.
- Do not alter the original images. You may, however, resize the images to fit into a design.
Commercial use of these images is strictly prohibited. Commercial use includes but is not limited to the following: using the images for retail items or materials intended for sale (such as books, calendars or postcards); adding them to the packaging or in promotion of products intended for sale; including the images in advertising materials or campaigns for a for-profit business.
All images are approved to download and reproduce for the following purposes:
- Print, television or digital media reporting.
- Non-commercial promotional materials (such as brochures for non-profit or community programs).
- Research and scientific purposes.
- Educational purposes and materials.
- Presentations to the public, policy makers, healthcare professionals, etc.
- Any use that promotes weight bias or is harmful to the individuals in the photos is strictly forbidden.