Use of Media Policy
All photos and other images used in posts in A Bear’s Rant are taken from various sources. Those sources include: the public domain, royalty free photo sites, news resources and various blogs and websites. Where images are in the public domain or royalty free and no photo credit is required or provided, the image is posted without credit. Where the image comes from sources other than the public domain, permission to post the image is requested where possible and all non-public domain images are given a photo credit where one is available.
If an image is mistakenly posted that infringes on the copyright of others, it will be removed immediately upon request. If an image has been posted without a proper photo credit, such credit will be added upon request or the image removed.
All videos, other than those which may be produced by A Bear’s Rant are taken from public domain sites like YouTube or news resources which provide video sharing services. They are given appropriate production credit when and where it is provided. If a video is mistakenly posted that infringes on private copyright, it will be immediately removed upon request. If a video does not have the proper production credit, it will be added upon request of the original producer.