Digital Photo Library Release Policy

Michigan Sea Grant releases a variety of digital photography files on a case-by-case basis for use by the media and related organizations. All photographs are copyrighted by Michigan Sea Grant.

Files are suitable for print publications or web site use. Most images are approximately 5 in. x 7 in., at 300 dpi resolution.

Michigan Sea Grant reserves the right to deny usage of any photographs in the digital library collection. Photos will only be released at Michigan Sea Grant’s discretion with the following requirements:

  1. The photographer and/or Michigan Sea Grant is credited below or adjacent to the photo.
  2. When space permits, please list the Michigan Sea Grant web site (www.miseagrant.umich.edu) along with our organization name. For example, this could be listed on a credits page, etc.
  3. All photos are for a one-time use only.
  4. In order to grant permission to use digital photography from Michigan Sea Grant, we require that you email msgpubs@umich.edu with your name, affiliation and the photos that you would like to use.