Image Copyright & Distribution

Use Of Our Images

Unless otherwise stated, all images on are original, owned by the photographer and subject to copyright.

Consent is given freely that these may be used for non-commercial purposes only, in accordance with the following conditions:

  • Images to be used as seen on the website, unedited, and without the purpose to defame or misrepresent.
  • Credits given to the owner of the photograph and Hot Off The Chess.
  • Inclusion of: copyright ©

All other use of our images is strictly prohibited, without first obtaining written permission from John Lee Shaw and/or the image owner. Please email if you wish to enquire about this:

Our Use Of Images

We at Hot Off The Chess pride ourselves on our respect of individual ownership and our ethical use of individual creations. When using third-party images, we always endeavour to obtain permission and/or give credit where it is due. In the unlikely event that you feel that your images have been used by us incorrectly, please contact us including the URL of the page in question: