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Copyright Statement

This copyright statement applies to all photography & images found on this website, and any other sites found on the domain. Please read carefully before downloading, linking to, or printing copies for use.


© Copyright 2009-2023 Evolve Visual Arts.  All rights reserved.


I. Proprietary Rights


The photographs contained on this, and any other site under the domain, are the property of Karen Mgerack and/or Evolve Visual Arts and are protected by the United States and international copyright laws. All copyright, trademark, and other intellectual property rights in this site, are the property of Theodore A. Stark.


All Photographs on are copyrighted.



No permission, either express or implied, is granted for the electronic transmission, storage, retrieval, or printing of the photographs contained on Evolve Visual Arts, other than that which is related to the normal "caching" practices of web browsers and activities such as downloading solely for your personal enjoyment. No parties/individuals visiting or viewing images from Evolve Visual Arts, may otherwise copy, modify, publish, transmit, or distribute the contents of the photographs found herein. Express written permission must be granted, on behalf of the photographer (copyright holder, Karen Mgerack and/or Evolve Visual Arts), in order to use these photographs for any purpose that is not outlined above.


Your use of or viewing of this statement indicates your acceptance of these conditions.



II. Personal Use Criteria


The following are a list of conditions where I, Karen Mgerack and Evolve Visual Arts, give individuals permission to link to (or copy) JPEG images and other material at no charge:


You may print a copy of any photograph for personal reference without further permission.


Anyone can purchase a digital file of an image for download. Images can be used for the express use of displaying them on-screen on any personal computer or as décor.


Purchased and downloaded images can be incorporated into school reports, presentations, etc. for free so long as proper credit/citation is given, without my further permission.



III. Free Web Usage Criteria


The following conditions define my authorization for use of my image on the Web, free of charge, so long as proper attribution of copyright is given to me, Karen Mgerack and Evolve Visual Arts and include the e-mail address, in said attribution:


You may make LINKS to the images on pages you maintain for yourself for personal, non-commercial use.


If you are preparing FREE online site guides for other photographers, bloggers, and photograph forums, you may make use of these images, BUT ONLY IF YOU ATTRIBUTE THEM AS DESCRIBED ABOVE.



IV. Commercial Use


Those persons who wish to use the photography found on this site in a commercial fashion must receive written consent from me, Karen Mgerack, prior to its commercial use. To obtain consent, interested parties should send an e-mail to In that e-mail the following should be addressed:


Image(s) you would like to use


Where they will be displayed


How they will be displayed


Intent of its display


Duration of their public viewing


Any other information you feel would be useful



Any commercial use of my photography without prior consent is a violation of United States and International copyright law.


V. Copyright Protection Tactics


In attempts to maintain the integrity of the copyrighted photographs found on this site, several copyright protection methods have been utilized. Some of these tactics include, but are not limited to:


Placement of watermarks


Resizing of images


Conversion of images to low resolution for web use



If you would like to use a specific photograph with some of the copyright protection tactics removed, please e-mail me at and describe the intended use of the imagery with the copyright protections tactics reduced.


IV. Copyright Infringement is Serious


The act of infringing on a copyright is a very serious business and is punishable by fines and/or imprisonment. I have worked very hard to present you with a quality photographic experience and I kindly ask that you will refrain from copying anything from the site onto your own hard drive, diskette(s), printer, etc. You are welcome to copy the hyperlinks to other sites found on, however, I ask that you do no copy any of the graphics, photographs, or articles from this site for your own use (other than the terms stated above). Doing so is an infringement of United States and International copyright laws.

Accessibility Statement for

This is an accessibility statement from Evolve Visual Arts.

Conformance status

The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) defines requirements for designers and developers to improve accessibility for people with disabilities. It defines three levels of conformance: Level A, Level AA, and Level AAA. is partially conformant with WCAG 2.1 level AA. Partially conformant means that some parts of the content do not fully conform to the accessibility standard.



We welcome your feedback on the accessibility of Please let us know if you encounter accessibility barriers on

This statement was created on NJ using the W3C Accessibility Statement Generator Tool.

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