Guidelines for the Use of Subaru Images

If you would like to use images found on this web site, please note that:

  • Subaru Telescope, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (NAOJ), owns the copyright © for all images on this web site unless stated otherwise.
  • You can freely use these pictures for your own personal use ONLY, and does not include personal web site or blog. If you would like to use Subaru's pictures on your personal web site or blog, please apply for permission.
  • The press can freely use these pictures for news items. Please state Subaru Telescope's copyright.
  • We generally refuse applications for commercial use.
  • Modification of these images is expressly forbidden without our consent.

  • If you want to use images for a purpose other than news or your own personal needs, you will need to apply for permission.

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