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All contents of the website are Copyright ©   
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This website is for the user's personal, noncommercial use. User may not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any information, software, products or services obtained from this website.

Please respect Martin Ries and his hard-earned rights.  These rights and copyrights are an important part of our livelihood.  Most importantly, it is the way of integrity for all of us to honor the creative acts of artists. They light the way for all of us.

Please do not reproduce in any manner the photographs, art work, and/or writings contained within. This work posted on this web site is protected by law. We ask for your participation in honoring and protecting the rights of all creative people.

Copyrights for artwork, individual photographs, articles and graphics on this website are strictly the property of Martin Ries. Do not use any graphic or writings for any purpose without notifying and receiving written permission from the artist. Martin Ries will gladly assist in gaining permission from any of his work.

Permission or purchasing one-time usage of art are often granted or sold. As Martin Ries is eager to have his artwork and articles seen and shared. However, do not exclude Martin Ries from knowing about the usage of any of his work. Commercial applications require a fee, while educational usages are usually granted free.

All written requests will be handled expediently.  This courtesy and protection allows Martin Ries to retain involvement in the life of his art and writings. Thank you for your consideration and respect.


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