This copyright is in place as I make my income by taking and selling photographic images, it is important that customers pay for my work and time . On some occasions I may have to pay the venue/organisers to attend and I pay my additional photographers and other helpers. Please support me so that I can continue to attend your events.

The use of our photos from our website with © Al Johnston Photography Website Only Not for use on Facebook is Theft - this includes social networking websites. We will invoice you our unauthorised use fee of £30 per use.

What you are buying and Copyright Law.

The copyright of this site and all of the images on this site and of any photographs emailed or printed and supplied to you our customer is retained by us.

What this means is that you may not copy any image on this website for any purpose, you may not copy any photograph we have supplied to you and use it for any purpose. Because we created the photograph, we own the photograph even though you may be the subject, when you purchase a photo you are purchasing a copy of the image retained by us.

This means that if you wish to give someone a copy of one of our photographs you should purchase a second copy, if you wish to put one of our photographs on your website you should purchase a web image.