Terms of use

These terms and conditions ("Terms") constitute a legal agreement between you and designbase (trading as Subject2Light). Please read this agreement ("Agreement") in its entirety before you continue to use this website or download any image. In continuing to use this website you agree to be bound by the Terms of this Agreement. If you do not agree to any part of these terms then you must discontinue using this website.

Ownership and Copyright

This website is owned and operated by designbase.

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"Subject2Light" and the Subject2Light logo are trademarks of designbase. Except where specifically credited elsewhere all of the content featured or displayed on this website, including but not limited to, text, graphics, photographs, images, moving images, illustrations and software ("Content") is owned by designbase and are protected by copyright, moral rights, trademark and other laws relating to intellectual property rights.

Except as explicitly permitted under this or another agreement with designbase, no portion or element of this website or its Content may be copied or retransmitted via any means. This website, its Content and all related rights shall remain the exclusive property of designbase unless otherwise expressly agreed.

Use of Content

No Content, other than watermarked images, may be used either commercially or for editorial purposes until you have entered into a licence agreement and paid the relevant fee ("License Fee"). Watermarked images may only be used for your internal compositions (comps) and design layouts. designbase does not grant you any licence to use these Images either in whole or in part in any final materials to be distributed or reproduced either internally or externally by yourself or your company, including any electronic or online system. Except for this limited, internal testing and sample use, designbase grants you no other rights, and you may not distribute, sublicense or make available for use or distribution any watermarked images without prior written agreement.


This website and its content are provided "as is" and designbase to the full extent of the law makes no warranty, express or implied, including without limitation, any implied warranties of merchantability, satisfactory quality or fitness for a particular purpose. The functions embodied on or in the materials of this website are not warranted to be uninterrupted or without error.


You agree to indemnify designbase against any losses, expenses, costs or damages howsoever incurred as a result of your breach of the Terms of this Agreement or your unauthorised use of the Content and related rights. In no event will designbase be liable for any damages, including but not limited to, any lost profits, lost savings or any incidental or consequential damages, whether resulting from impaired or lost data, software or computer failure or any other cause, or for any other claim by the client or for any third party claim.

Changes to these Terms

designbase may from time to time make changes to these Terms at its sole discretion. The current terms and conditions are those displayed on the Subject2Light web site.


This agreement its validity and effect shall be governed by English Law and the contracting parties shall submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts in any dispute which may arise concerning the agreement.