Use Policy for Cosmographica Images

Unless indicated otherwise, images on this site are copyrighted (©) by Don Dixon and may not be distributed or used without permission in any publication, website, broadcast, recording, or product.


Limited "Fair Use" rights are granted for reproduction in reviews, providing the notice "artwork © Don Dixon" accompanies the image with a link to


Visitors are free to download images to use as personal desktop backgrounds.


Picture researchers are free to download images to use in unpublished page layout comps for preliminary design purposes. Should you decide the image suits your needs, please send email describing the image, the proposed use, print run, technical requirements, and your contact information.


Teachers, students, and scientists are welcome to use images in PowerPoint presentations in non-commercial venues. Credit is appreciated when practical.


Hotlinks are prohibited.


If in doubt, please email for clarification.