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Camilo José Vergara

Rights and Restrictions Information

Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., 20540-4730


Camilo José Vergara's photographs are protected by copyright. Privacy and publicity rights may also apply.

Access: Access to the original photographs is permitted, subject to P&P policy on serving originals. Many of the photographs exist only as digital images. The photographer is permitting access to digital copies of the photographs for those searching the Library of Congress site from any computer connected to the Internet; however, see "Reproduction" and "Publication" below regarding arrangements for obtaining quality prints or high resolution digital images and restrictions on publication/distribution of the images.

Reproduction (photocopying, hand-held camera copying, photoduplication and other forms of copying allowed by "fair use"): Subject to P&P policy on copying, which prohibits photocopying of original photographs. Digital copies of the photographs display as jpeg files on the Library of Congress site. To obtain higher resolution digital files or prints, contact Camilo José Vergara.

Publication and other forms of distribution:Restricted. Camilo José Vergara's photographs are protected by copyright. Works created after January 1, 1978 are protected for the creator's life plus 20 years. (See P&P Collection Files.) In addition, in providing photographs for the Library's collections, Camilo José Vergara has stipulated that they may not be published without permission. Privacy and publicity rights of the people in the photographs may also apply. Photographs of works of art may be restricted by the copyright of the artist.

Camilo José Vergara's contact information is:

Camilo José Vergara
535 West 110th Street, 4G
New York, NY 10025
Phone: (212) 222-6981
E-mail: camilojosev@gmail.com

Credit Line: Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division, photograph by Camilo José Vergara, [reproduction number, e.g., LC-DIG-vrg-00305 ]

For more information, please read: Copyright and Other Restrictions That Apply to Publication/Distribution of Images: Assessing the Risk of Using a P&P Image


Prepared by: Prints and Photographs Division staff. Last revision: October 2014.


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