The beauty of nature seen through the lens of Rob Packer

Copyright Info

You may wish to use one or more images from Rob Packer Photography in your own setting. There are two types of license agreements. Most of the images here are covered by Commercial Use License. This means that you may not copy or use the images in any way without the written permission of the copyright holder, Rob Packer. This is similar to the licensing approach of most photographers world wide. To use any of these images you would need a License to Copyright as described below.


‘Commercial Use’ regarding the use of images online or offline is defined very broadly. The determination of commercial or non-commercial use is based on the contextual use of the image. The determination is NOT based on the tax-filing status of the entity using the image nor on whether or not a financial transaction takes place.
Commercial use of our images is allowed only if expressly granted by Rob Packer Photography. All commercial uses will incur a licensing fee. Our fees are based on the following criteria:
Media – print, web, television, etc.
Distribution Size – number of copies printed, viewing audience size, exposure (regional, national, international)
Length of Use – 1 year, 2 years, etc.
Prominence of Display – 1/4 page, 1/2 page, full page, spread, front cover, back cover, home page (online), interior page (online), etc.
All licensing inquiries should be sent to:


A marketing campaign for a commercial entity
A fund-raising campaign for a not-for profit entity
A background image for a website about furniture
License to create an individual print for use in a private home

Wallpaper / Background Images

All of the images on the wallpaper pages are released under the Creative Commons License.
With Creative Commons you are free:
To Share: Copy, Distribute, and Transmit the image
To Remix: Create Derivative works of the image

Under these conditions:

Attribution: Attribution to Rob Packer must be made along with the image.
Non-Commercial: The image must not be used for commercial purposes under any circumstances. For clarity on what defines commercial use, please see the Sample Accepted Uses below.


Blog Post describing a trip to Queensland
Online article discussing landscape or time-lapse photography
A website for a school project about the use of light in art
An individual using an image as a desktop background for the computer monitor
A church using the images as backgrounds for worship songs

The inspiration, and much of the wording of this page, has come from Trey Ratcliff at