Creative Commons License

Photography by Mike Heller is licensed under a
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.


Creative Commons License

With Creative Commons you are free to share, copy, distribute and transmit my photos under two conditions:

  • Attribution: Attribution to Mike Heller and must be made along with the photo (see below).
  • Non-Commercial: The photo must not be used for commercial purposes under any circumstances.

Commercial use of my photos online or offline is based on the contextual use of the image.  The determination is not based on the tax-filing status of the entity using the photo or if financial transactions are involved.  Commercial use of these photos is allowed only if granted by Mike Heller and all commercial use will incur a licensing fee.  Please contact me via the form below or directly via email: if you would like to license any photo or if you are unsure if a license is required.


If you are using my photo for non-commercial purposes, please use the following to provide adequate credit.  This link must appear everywhere the photo is used.  If you have any questions, please contact me using the form below.  Copy and paste the text below into your page(s).

Photo Credit: Mike Heller | <a href=””></a>

Commercial License

All commercial use will incur a licensing fee. My fees are based on, but not limited to, the following criteria:

  • Media type – print, web, TV, etc.
  • Distribution Size – number of copies printed, viewing audience size, exposure (regional, national, international).
  • Length of Use – 1 year, 2 years, etc.
  • Prominence of Display – Magazine (1/4 page, 1/2 page, full page, front/back cover, etc), billboard (or other advertising), digital use (website, email campaign, etc.).

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