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PaulWinslow says

There’s a few themes lately using photos of celebs in the main preview image – I’m sure I was told this wasn’t allowed?

If anybody could clarify that’d be appreciated.

Cheers.

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wpCanyonThemes says

You can use whatever you want in the demo :)

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MushinDesign says

You can use whatever you want in the demo :)

Ah I wish I knew this I’ve been using the same ThemeForest assets for ages now :D thanks

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PaulWinslow says

You can use whatever you want in the demo :)

If you read my post again, mate, I wasn’t talking about the demo. I said the preview image.

“There’s a few themes lately using photos of celebs in the main preview image”

Cheers.

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web_gab says


You can use whatever you want in the demo :)

If you read my post again, mate, I wasn’t talking about the demo. I said the preview image.

“There’s a few themes lately using photos of celebs in the main preview image”

Cheers.

what do you mean by main preview images? could you give an example?

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pixelnourish says



You can use whatever you want in the demo :)

If you read my post again, mate, I wasn’t talking about the demo. I said the preview image.

“There’s a few themes lately using photos of celebs in the main preview image”

Cheers.
what do you mean by main preview images? could you give an example?

I think he means the 590×300px file preview image.

If that’s the case, its the same thing as the live demo – you’re not giving this picture to the buyer, so there should be no problem.

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pixelnourish says

Exactly what I said – see above :)

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web_gab says

ok I have to admit I am a bit ignorant in this issue. I thought in all preview images and demos you are supposed to use only images that you have the right to use. Now I understand there is a difference between this main preview and the demo. As I can see the images are used both in the main preview image and in the demo of this theme. So in the demo you can use whatever images you want without carying about the licence, but not in that main preview image?

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theAlThemist says

You CAN NOT use copyright images as a part of the design and u’re not allowed to include such images in the theme download pack.

You CAN use ALMOST every image for both preview images and live demo.

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