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While we do have an inspection process that helps us flag potential copyright issues, ultimately you are responsible for the content of your images. As such, it is very important that you take the time to research the images that you submit, and ensure that you keep any reference material on hand in case of a dispute regarding the ownership of your images. If you're not sure about the legality of reference material you did not create, please Contact Support